News

12/14/2018 08:42:05
Lori Dajose
An update on the Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Institute for Neuroscience, two years after the Chens announced their historic gift to Caltech
12/13/2018 17:07:32
A grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will allow Caltech to create a new program in visual culture that will involve students, researchers, and artists.
A colorful collage consisting of imagery of neon signs, art, and 3D glasses
12/12/2018 10:07:41
Emily Velasco
Nanoscale devices can manipulate vibrations in much the same way that conventional electronics manipulate electrons.
A small integrated circuit rests on a surface next to a time, which is comparable in size
12/12/2018 08:35:33
Robert Perkins
Researchers from across the country team up to re-engineer climate modeling.
Climate modeling
12/11/2018 10:14:45
Emily Velasco
Jacqueline Barton, CCE division chair, and David Tirrell, Caltech provost, have been named as fellows of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
Side-by-side portraits of Jacqueline Barton and David Tirrel
12/10/2018 09:33:13
Fiona Cowie, professor of philosophy at Caltech, passed away on Sunday, December 9, from complications due to cancer. She was 55 years old.
photo of Fiona Cowie
12/10/2018 08:49:33
The Voyager 2 probe has exited the heliosphere—the protective bubble of particles surrounding the sun.
12/07/2018 10:56:41
Prize aims to provide alumni with the freedom to explore careers outside of academia.
Underwater landscape with Caltech submersible and sea life
12/07/2018 09:31:09
Caltech’s High Energy Physics and network teams collaborate with partners to develop computer networks for "big data" science projects.
Illustration of a global network of computers.
12/06/2018 11:07:56
Whitney Clavin
Fluoride-based batteries have the potential to last up to eight times longer than those in use today.
An illustration of the electrolyte solution used in the new study