News & Announcements

Headlines

Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the news
June 8, 2018

A new study puts a surprising twist—one might even say a double spiral—into our understanding of how coral reefs react to ocean warming and acidification.

June 7, 2018

Small sample sizes in studies using functional MRI to investigate brain connectivity and function are common in neuroscience, despite years of warnings that such studies likely lack sufficient statistical power.

June 5, 2018

Earth scientist Zach Eilon plumbs the depths of the Pacific Ocean to learn more about plate tectonics

May 30, 2018

Dispatches from a Disaster: Part I

Announcements

Divisional announcements and opportunities
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

Two faculty members are named APS Rising Stars by the Association for Psychological Science

Funded through an annual gift of up to $75,000 from the Errett Fisher Foundation, the Daryl and Marguerite Errett Discovery Award in Biomedical Research is intended to honor the lives of Daryl and Marguerite Errett, while providing seed funding to the most exceptional young postdocs or research professionals (non-tenured faculty) at UC Santa Barbara early in their careers to support their innovative research in the field of biomedicine.