News

01/17/2018 14:35:32
Robert Perkins
An international team, led by Chiara Daraio, uses techniques from quantum mechanics to create a system for engineering how metamaterials will interact with waves.
Metamaterial
01/11/2018 11:51:30
Andrei Faraon will discuss how nanotechnology enables new ways to make optical components.
Andrei Faraon will discuss how nanotechnology enables new ways to make optical components using fabrication processes already developed in the semiconductor industry
01/11/2018 11:18:48
Lori Dajose
A group of 10,000 citizen scientists from all over the world helped to identify signals from five planets orbiting a distant star.
01/10/2018 09:56:50
Jon Nalick
Since its inception, the Center for Teaching, Learning, & Outreach has launched dozens of innovative programs.
More than 85 percent of the Institute's new and established faculty have participated in at least one the CTLO’s programs, and almost half of all faculty now participate in programs annually.
01/08/2018 11:07:35
Lori Dajose
Scientists from Caltech have developed a technology that allows them to see which neurons are talking to which other neurons in live fruit flies.
A region of the brain illuminated in green and red
01/05/2018 13:18:31
A new Caltech-built instrument at Keck Observatory has captured its first spectral image.
NIRES "first-light" image
01/05/2018 10:19:19
In this 2017 address, President Rosenbaum discusses the history, future, and critical importance of the instruments designed and built by Caltech researchers.
01/03/2018 10:00:09
Whitney Clavin
Engineered bacteria can be imaged by ultrasound.
Artwork of cellular sonar
12/21/2017 13:51:09
In 2017, Caltech welcomed 20 new faculty members to the Institute's six divisions—specialists in fields ranging from entomology to quantum physics.
photo of wistaria on Arms Laboratory at Caltech
12/20/2017 11:00:24
Robert Perkins
Scientists create a model for the maximum magnitude of an earthquake that can be caused through wastewater injection.
Rupture