Entries by Zenith Farin

Professors Rowan Killip and Monica Visan receive the
2023 Frontiers of Science Award

Professors Rowan Killip and Monica Visan were honored with the 2023 Frontiers of Science Award by the International Congress for Basic Science for their paper “KdV is well-posed in H^{-1}” published in the Annals of Mathematics (2019). The ceremony was held in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, on July 16th, 2023.  […]

Professor Chenfanfu Jiang awarded Sony Faculty Innovation Award

Professor Chenfanfu Jiang has been awarded as one of the recipients for the 2022 Sony Faculty Innovation Award. He received the honor for his research on topologically flexible material point methods.  “Global research and development at Sony enables us to foster innovative ideas, which could ultimately lead to future technology advancements and company growth.” This […]

UCLA Researchers, including Professor Andrea Bertozzi, receive $1 million NSF grant to develop quantum sensors

Pictured above: Prineha Narang (top left), Andrea Bertozzi (top right), Suzanne Paulson (bottom left) and Sunil Bhave (bottom right). “A team of UCLA researchers has received a four-year, $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Quantum Sensing Challenges for Transformational Advances in Quantum Systems program. The funds will support research on new sensor technologies […]

UCLA Math PhD Students Awarded ‘Best Student Paper’ at SPIE DCS 2023 Conference

UCLA Math PhD students James Chapman, Bohan Chen, and Zheng Tan were awarded ‘Best Student Paper’ for the Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XXX workshop at the 2023 SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing Conference. Alongside their mentors UCLA Math Professor Andrea Bertozzi, University of Minnesota Professor Jeff Calder, and UCLA PhD graduate Kevin Miller, […]

Professor Andrea Bertozzi Inducted to UCLA Faculty Mentoring Honorary Society

Professor Andrea Bertozzi has been named a 2023 honoree of the UCLA Faculty Mentoring Honorary Society, alongside nine other faculty, for going above and beyond to mentor fellow faculty. The Faculty Mentoring Honor Society recognizes UCLA faculty who have dedicated their time to mentor early and mid-career faculty alongside their other research and academic responsibilities. […]

In Memoriam: Paul H. Roberts

It is with great sadness to write that Professor Emeritus Paul Roberts passed away on November 17th.  He joined the UCLA Mathematics department in 1986 as a joint appointment with the Geophysical Sciences Department after receiving his PhD from Cambridge University in 1954. He joined UCLA as a Chair in the Math Department and a […]