UCLA Math Faculty Elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences
On April 20, UCLA Mathematics Professors Stanley Osher and Terence Tao joined 210 distinguished scholars, scientists, writers, artists, and corporate and philanthropic leaders who were elected to the American Academy of Arts& Sciences in recognition of preeminent contributions to their disciplines and to society at large. Six UCLA professors were named new fellows this year. An independent policy research center, the American Academy of Arts & Sciences undertakes studies of complex and emerging problems. Current academy research focuses on science and global security, social policy, the humanities and culture, and education.