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Posted on 10/8/20 in News

COVID-19 update 10-08-2020: Due to the COVID-19 epidemic, IPAM’s programs are currently running online. The IPAM building is closed. The following IPAM programs have been, or may need to be, modified due to COVID-19: The remaining components of the Fall 2020 long program Mathematical Challenges and Opportunities for Autonomous Vehicles will […]

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Andrea Ghez Wins 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics

Posted on 10/6/20 in News

Andrea Ghez, UCLA’s Lauren B. Leichtman and Arthur E. Levine Professor of Astrophysics, was awarded the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physics today. Half of the prize is to be shared with Reinhard Genzel of UC Berkeley and the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics. Ghez […]

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IPAM Accepting Applications for Postdoctoral Scholars

Posted on 9/27/20 in News

Pending availability of funds, the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) at UCLA is seeking to recruit up to three Simons Postdoctoral Scholars (SPD) funded by the Simons Foundation.  The appointment will be for one calendar year, beginning August 1, 2021 and carry a […]

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IPAM Remembers Vaughan Jones

Posted on 9/11/20 in News

IPAM mourns the death of colleague and friend, Vaughan Jones, Stevenson Chair and Distinguished Professor of Mathematics at Vanderbilt University. Considered one of the world’s foremost mathematicians, Jones’ teaching career began at UCLA in 1980 before moving on to teach at the University of Pennsylvania […]

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