The William Benter Prize in Applied Mathematics was set up in 2010 by LBJ in honour of Mr William Benter, the donor of the prize, for his dedication and generous support to the enhancement of the University’s strength in mathematics. The prize recognises outstanding mathematical contributions that have had a direct and fundamental impact on...
One hundred and fifty years of mathematics will be proved wrong if a new computer program stops running. Thankfully, it’s unlikely to happen, but the code behind it is testing the limits of the mathematical realm.
The UCLA team (Emre Girgin, Ufuk Kanat, Dillon Zhi) was ranked #6 out of 447 institutions, and first among all public universities.
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.
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.