# News Archive

*Apr 09 2019, 11:06 am*

UCLA mathematics professor Tim Austin has published a proof of the "weak Pinsker conjecture," first posed in the 1970s. Austin's work provides the building blocks for a better understanding of the mathematical descriptions of random change.

*Apr 04 2019, 11:38 am*

The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) has selected 28 members, including Professor Mason Porter (University of California, Los Angeles), to join the 2019 Class of SIAM Fellows.

*Mar 20 2019, 2:50 pm*

This year’s 11th Annual Curtis Center Math and Teaching Conference at the UCLA Luskin Conference Center welcomed over 200 teachers, students, and mathematicians for a day of meaningful discussion...

*Mar 13 2019, 8:50 am*

On March 5th, professor Andrea Bertozzi gave a talk entitled “Tears of wine and shock dynamics” at the 2019 annual physics conference hosted by the American Physical Society.

*Mar 07 2019, 9:54 am*

The Department has received $1 million from mathematics professor emeritus V.S. Varadarajan and his wife, Veda, to establish the Ramanujan Visiting Professorship.