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Danica McKellar
Jan 12 2016, 9:13 am
"Actress Danica McKellar, the adorable Winnie Cooper on the 1980s/90s hit television series The Wonder Years, is all grown up now, and married with a child. The stunner, author of four math books for girls, also has a beautiful mind.
Professor Heinz-Otto Kreiss
Dec 18 2015, 9:01 am
The department is sad to announce that Professor Emeritus Heinz-Otto Kreiss, passed away on Wednesday, December 16th. He died peacefully in his home without pain or anxiety.  Heinz-Otto Kreiss 1930-2015
Terry Tao
Sep 28 2015, 9:04 am
"Terence Tao of the University of California, Los Angeles, has published a proof of the Erdős discrepancy problem, a puzzle about the properties of an infinite, random sequence of +1s and -1s.
Sep 23 2015, 8:51 am
UCLA mathematics mourns the sudden untimely death of a colleague and friend, Peter Smereka.  Peter was 56 years old and a professor of mathematics at the University of Michigan since 1994.  He received his PhD from UCSB and spent three years at UCLA (1991-1994) as a postdoc, with Stan Osher and Russ Caflisch as his advisors.