News & Announcements


Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences in the news
May 23, 2018

It has been the subject of countless arguments between couples, but scientists have finally proven that men are 'significantly' more efficient at navigating than women.

May 22, 2018

Despite the devastating toll of Alzheimer’s disease on patients and families, and the potential for its costs to bankrupt the medical system, research into AD has been stymied.

May 17, 2018

Through their Zegar Family Foundation, Merryl Snow Zegar and Bloomberg co-founder Charles Zegar gift UCSB $1.04 million to address climate change through science

May 11, 2018

UCSB chemistry professor embarks on MURI-funded project to ultimately produce devices that operate mechanically on direct exposure to light


Divisional announcements and opportunities

UCSB announces winners of Thomas More Storke Award and other top university prizes

UCSB researcher Irene Chen is recognized for her work with a Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award

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.