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January 27, 2023
  Two alumni have been elected as officers for the SIAM Applied Math Education Activity Group. Dr. Shelley Poole is an Associate Professor of Mathematics at Metropolitan State University of Denver.  She completed her Ph.D. in 2014 under the supervision of...
December 14, 2022
Please read: https://sinews.siam.org/Details-Page/the-vaginal-microbiota-and-its-association-with-chlamydia
December 8, 2022
Our Ph.D. student, Tucker Hartland (adviser: Prof. Noemi Petra), has successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled "Hierarchical Approaches for Efficient and Scalable Solution of Inverse Problems Governed by Partial Differential Equations". Congratulations, Dr. Hartland! Dr. Hartland...
December 2, 2022
Mayya Tokman is featured in the Special Section of Inside UC Merced "Meet Faculty and Staff Who Volunteer in Their Communities" for the Kids Discovery Station.  In September 2021, Tokman and Kyrilov, professors of applied math and of computer science and engineering, respectively...
December 1, 2022
David Hambley is featured in the Special Section of Inside UC Merced "Meet Faculty and Staff Who Volunteer in Their Communities."    The role of Atticus Finch in Gallo Center’s production of “To Kill A Mockingbird” was the latest in a long line...
November 28, 2022
Adding even a small amount of biochar — a charcoal-like material produced by burning organic matter — to a dairy’s manure-composting process reduces methane emissions by 84%, a recent study by UC Merced researchers shows. The dairy industry is one of the main sources of methane in California,...
October 14, 2022
Physics Professor Jing Xu has been elected to the Council of the Biophysical Society. She will help guide the organization of more than 7,500 members who teach and conduct research in colleges, universities, laboratories, government agencies and industries around the world. Xu’s three-year term...
September 29, 2022
Rising juniors this fall will have an unprecedented opportunity for stem cell research training that could lead directly to careers in stem cell science after graduation. School of Engineering Professor Kara McCloskey and School of Natural Sciences Professor Jennifer Manilay are leading a...
September 26, 2022
UC Merced has received a $12.5 million grant funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop the Biology Integration Institute (BII): INSITE — the INstitute for Symbiotic Interactions, Training and Education — a research collaborative that aims to expand the fundamental knowledge of...

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