Congratulations to Joshua Samani for being awarded the Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award for Senate Faculty.

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THE UNIVERSE AND EVERYTHING IN IT

The areas embraced by UCLA physics research span the range from the well-established disciplines of "big science," e.g. studying the Higgs Boson at the LHC, and frontier plasma science underpinning fusion energy to newly emerging fields such as the physics of neuroscience and quantum science.

In astronomy, UCLA faculty are pioneers in the areas of extra-solar system planets, galactic astronomy, and cosmology. This effort is uniquely enabled by the world-renowned capabilities in design and construction of infrared instrumentation by our Infrared Laboratory.

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Prof. Karoly Holczer has been elected to the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
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Read Prof. Andrea Ghez's interesting interview with the LA Times
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Congratulations to Prof. Roger Ulrich on being awarded the 2022 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics.
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Congratulations to Prof. Shenshen Wang on being awarded a National Science Foundation CAREER award.
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