# News Archive

*Mar 31 2016, 1:31 pm*

UCLA Mathematics and Electrical Engineering Professor Alan J. Laub was selected as one of 30 new fellows of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) for his contributions to the numerical solution of problems in control and filtering.

*Mar 30 2016, 11:46 am*

Watch Will Conley (Assistant Adjunct Professor, UCLA Mathematics) give a lecture on life lessons: Tuesday, May 17, 7 p.m. at De Neve Auditorium. This lecture is free and open to the public. Tickets may be picked up at the Central Ticket Office beginning Monday, April 11.

*Mar 23 2016, 5:38 am*

"The Simons Foundation’s mission is to advance the frontiers of research in mathematics and the basic sciences.
Cofounded in New York City by Jim and Marilyn Simons, the foundation celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2014.

*Mar 14 2016, 8:37 am*

Lloyd Shapley, a UCLA emeritus professor of economics and mathematics and co-winner of the 2012 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, died on March 12. He was 92 years old.