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Van Savage
Prof. in Biomath; Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles

Van Savage is a professor in ecology, evolutionary biology, and biomathematics at the University of California, Los Angeles. His PhD and early research were in theoretical particle physics and mathematical physics. Almost 20 years ago, he transitioned to using mathematics, computation, and theory to study myriad problems in biology that range from vascular networks to tumor growth to sleep to how climate change alters species interactions, biodiversity, and ecosystems.

Written by Van Savage