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12/07/2018

Two Recent Alumni Win Chang Career Exploration Prize

Prize aims to provide alumni with the freedom to explore careers outside of academia.
Underwater landscape with Caltech submersible and sea life
11/12/2018

From Beaker to Solved 3-D Structure in Minutes

Whitney Clavin
A new method for learning the structures of small molecules, such as hormones, is "like science fiction."
Tyler Fulton
10/30/2018

Caltech Awards Millikan Medal to Ben Rosen (BS '54)

Elise Cutts
The Caltech Board of Trustees has presented the Institute's highest honor, the Robert A. Millikan Medal, to Board of Trustees Life Member Ben Rosen (BS '54).
photo of Ben Rosen
10/17/2018

Rana Adhikari and Maksym Radziwill Honored with 2019 New Horizons Prizes

Whitney Clavin
Caltech professors are honored for their work on detecting gravitational waves and number theory.
Breakthrough Prize website image
10/15/2018

Opening up the Dynamic Infrared Sky

Whitney Clavin
Mansi Kasliwal plans to survey the entire accessible night sky in infrared light every night.
photo of Mansi Kasliwal
10/04/2018

Doris Tsao Named MacArthur Fellow

Lori Dajose
The MacArthur Fellowship is awarded to individuals of "outstanding talent."
Doris Tsao
08/16/2018

Student-Built Satellite Telescope Prepares for Space

Robert Perkins
The reconfigurable space telescope approaches a conclusion—and a launch
AAReST
08/09/2018

Animation Based on Satellite Data Shows SoCal "Breathing" Water

Robert Perkins
Satellite radar data shows how the ground beneath SoCal rises and falls over annual and decadal time scales with the pumping in and out of groundwater.
Seasonal
07/24/2018

Caltech Elects Two New Trustees

Li Lu and Pedro J. Pizarro have joined Caltech's governing board in recent months.
photo of Parsons-Gates Hall of Administration
07/24/2018

Pedro J. Pizarro Elected as New Caltech Trustee

Jennifer Torres Siders
Pedro J. Pizarro (PhD ’94), president and chief executive officer of Edison International, has been elected to the Institute’s Board of Trustees.
photo of Pedro J. Pizarro