News & Announcements


Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the news
April 19, 2018

UCSB’s Peter Alagona on Teaching First-Year Students, Researching Wildlife in Cities, and Bringing Grizzlies Back

April 17, 2018

A conference at UCSB will explore new possibilities in transformational science across disciplines

April 16, 2018

UCSB physicists team up with Caltech astronomers to commission the most advanced camera in the world

April 12, 2018

A class of proteins involved in essential cell functions has an unexpected role, UCSB scientists discover


Divisional announcements and opportunities

Researchers from UCSB take home poster prizes at the 2018 UC Chemical Symposium.

An eminent hydrologist and professor in the Department of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara, has been honored with inclusion by ASCE in its 2018 class of Distinguished Members for his groundbreaking and standout contributions to the understanding of the effects of climate processes on the recharge and the safe yield of aquifers, and for the improvement of groundwater management.

Astrophysicist Lars Bildsten earns another well-deserved honor: membership in the National Academy of Sciences


Three scientists and scholars are elected to the 238th class of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences