Kuo-Nan Liou and Yu Gu, of UCLA’s Joint Institute for Regional Earth System Science and Engineering, are leading the group that has been awarded a three-year, $2.1 million grant.
Sarah T. Roberts profiles the hidden workforce that monitors objectionable material on the internet, often to its own detriment
The new process creates a material that’s at least five times tougher than any glass currently available.
A UCLA-led study also found that hospitals that treat more than 450 people for stroke each year have better outcomes.
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Dr. Antoni Ribas, director of the tumor immunology program at the UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, was honored by the Hope Funds for Cancer Research.
Andrea Bertozzi was recognized by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics for her outstanding research contributions.
Keriann Backus, an assistant professor of biological chemistry, and chemistry and biochemistry, has earned a Young Faculty Award from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.
Terence Tao was selected for the honor that commemorates the legacy of Scottish immigrant Andrew Carnegie, who believed strongly in both immigration and citizenship.
Alyson Fletcher will investigate the basic question of how sensory data is encoded in the brain.
Q&A with professor Jonathan Stewart about what the team he organized learned in the aftermath of the Ridgecrest earthquakes.
Making air quality information accessible by mobile app educates and promotes behavioral change, a UCLA study finds.
The UCLA Film & Television Archive has introduced a digital portal showcasing local news footage of Tom Bradley, Los Angeles’ first African American mayor.
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Adriana Galván and Dr. Shafali Jeste have been honored for their “exceptional promise for leadership in science and technology.”
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The UCLA Office of Annual Giving is looking for volunteers to participate in a video that will be filmed on campus to promote its eighth annual Blue and Gold Challenge.
Q&A with Miriam Posner, assistant professor of information studies and digital humanities, on the growth of museums putting more of their collections online.
The researchers' study builds on their discovery last year of a gene called mEAK-7, which is important for cell proliferation and migration.
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Mystery case solved at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital could be life-saving for severe Valley Fever infections.
The performance will take place from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the Powell Library Rotunda and is open to the public.
At a Zócalo/UCLA Downtown event, experts discussed how much sea level rise we can expect, how we balance public and private concerns, and how we can reduce additional risk.
As a Guggenheim fellow, Sylvan Oswald will embark on a project that sheds new light on the events of Virginia Woolf’s novel, “Orlando: A Biography.”
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