NBC Learn, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, launched their latest set of stories in their series Science Behind the News.
UCLA Applied Math Professors Andrea Bertozzi and Stan Osher join an elite team of scientists as co-principal investigators for "Leveraging Sparsity" the UCLA project recently awarded the prestigious $1 million grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation.
Andrea Bertozzi, a professor of mathematics and director of applied mathematics at UCLA, has been named the inaugural holder of UCLA's Betsy Wood Knapp Chair for Innovation and Creativity.
Professor Stanley Osher was selected as The John von Neumann Lecturer for the 2013 SIAM Annual Meeting.
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has awarded UCLA Mathematics Assistant Professor Monica Visan a 2010 Sloan Research Fellowship in mathematics. Established in 1955, the two-year fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise.