# News Archive

*May 19 2014, 9:38 am*

Applied Mathematics Professor, Marcus Roper, was awarded an NSF CAREER award for his research, 'Myco-fluidics - Mathematics at the Interface of fluid dynamics and fungal biology." This project combines mathematical modeling and physical experiments to study the dispersal and growth of fungi.

*Apr 21 2014, 9:00 am*

For a mathematician like Jessika Sobanski of San Diego, numbers unlock a world of career possibilities.“There’s a huge, huge range of opportunities for mathematicians,” says Sobanski.

*Mar 24 2014, 11:52 am*

The National Science Board (NSB) announced that mathematician Richard Tapia, a leader in mentoring minorities in science, engineering and mathematics fields, is the 2014 recipient of its Vannevar Bush Award.

*Mar 11 2014, 2:21 pm*

U.S. News & World Report ranked UCLA Math #7 overall for top schools in the field of Mathematics.

*Feb 10 2014, 8:02 am*

Tony Chan, professor emeritus and president of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Kowloon, was one of 67 members elected into The National Academy of Engineering.