# News

Dec 2, 2016, 5:39 PM

Dr. Rademacher works in theoretical computer science and some related areas. He is primarily interested in the foundations of data science and artificial intelligence and this has lead to a focus on problems in convex geometry, machine learning, matrix computations and optimization. Dr. Rademacher received his Ph.D. in mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has received an NSF CAREER award.

Nov 29, 2016, 1:07 PM

He gave plenary talks at the IEEE Information Theory Workshop in Cambridge in September and at the 50th Annual Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers Conference in November; earlier this year, in May, he gave a plenary talk at the SIAM Conference on Imaging Science.

Oct 10, 2016, 3:45 PM

Topics: GGAM member Prof. Kevin Luli receives NSF CAREER award; 2009 Applied Math Ph.D. Deanna Needell receives 2016 IMA Prize, joins UCLA faculty; new faculty and researchers; research highlight by Naoki Saito: "Analyzing Data on Graphs and Networks"; emeritus focus by Roger Wets: "A Treasure Trove of Fundamental Questions"; department awards.

Oct 9, 2016, 3:49 PM

The Computational Infrastructure for Geodynamics (CIG) develops open-source software for modeling and solving scientific problems in solid-Earth geophysics. CIG facilitates use of high-performance computing in collaboration with national computing facilities. This creates cutting-edge research opportunities for applied mathematics students.

Oct 4, 2016, 7:13 PM

The American Physical Society (APS) has elected Raissa D’Souza to its Class of 2016 Fellows “for seminal contributions to the statistical physics of complex systems, including self-organization in jamming phenomena and cascades, abrupt percolation transitions, and interdependence in network systems.”

Sep 19, 2016, 1:10 PM

His paper "Hierarchical graph Laplacian eigen transforms", coauthored with 2016 Applied Math Ph.D. graduate Jeff Irion received the 2016 JSIAM Letters Best Paper Award; and he received the 2016 Bulletin of JSIAM Best Author Award for his 2015 paper "Applied harmonic analysis on graphs and networks".

Aug 31, 2016, 12:00 PM

He is interested in developing mathematical theories and algorithms to solve inverse problems arising from signal processing, wireless communication and image processing.