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.
"The Simons Foundation’s mission is to advance the frontiers of research in mathematics and the basic sciences. Cofounded in New York City by Jim and Marilyn Simons, the foundation celebrated its 20th anniversary in 2014.