News & Announcements


Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the news
October 13, 2017

Giant sea bass have more value as living wonders of the sea than as commercial catch

September 27, 2017

"High-resolution earth imagery sources represent rich, underutilized troves of information about marine and terrestrial wildlife populations."

September 26, 2017
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UCSB researchers compare the performance of human subjects versus deep neural networks in visual searches

September 21, 2017
  • Mexico earthquake

The old adage also applies to residents of Southern California, where earthquakes are a regular occurrence


Divisional announcements and opportunities

Developmental biologist and Otis Williams Postdoctoral Fellow Georgina Stooke-Vaughan to investigate the mechanical development of the eye

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UCSB Brain Initiative wins Hearst Foundation award to amplify interdisciplinary effort

Geologist and Fulbright scholar Alexander Simms will conduct research at Durham University in the United Kingdom

The Peter J. Frenkel Fellowships recognize outstanding graduate research in energy efficiency by students who have reached advanced doctoral candidacy.