Jul 29 2013, 3:32 pm
Assistant Professor Marcus Roper's goal is to apply mathematics to make new discoveries about how cells solve physical challenges. Those challenges and the solutions organisms have found for them have left deep imprints on how life has evolved. For instance, how and why did multicellular life arise?
Junior Ryan Deeter was named the recipient of the Elite 89 award for the 2013 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship.
Jul 22 2013, 4:03 pm
UCLA Mathematics graduate student, Hayden Schaeffer has been awarded both the National Science Foundation's Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship and the University of California President's Postdoctoral Fellowship in recognition of his research and contributions to education.
Craig Schroeder was one of eight recipients (out of 23 nominees) of the 2013 UCLA Chancellor's Award for Postdoctoral Research.
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences has elected mathematics Professor Sorin Popa, along with 4 other UCLA faculty, into the 2013 list of Academy Fellows. Elected members stem from an array of disciplines including mathematics, science, public affairs, art, business, and scholarship.