05/08/2017 08:05:42
Whitney Clavin
Chemical engineer Konstantinos P. Giapis has figured out a nagging mystery in space—how molecular oxygen is produced on comets.
Diagram showing how molecular oxygen is created
04/17/2017 11:36:30
Emily Velasco
Nobel Prize-winning Caltech chemist has been recognized by the American Chemical Society for his work on catalysts.
photo of Robert Grubbs
03/06/2017 12:00:25
Robert Perkins
Combining computational with experimental approaches, researchers identify 12 new materials with potential use in solar fuels generators.
01/24/2017 08:05:08
Whitney Clavin
The National Academy of Sciences has awarded Frances Arnold the 2017 Sackler Prize for her work on directed evolution.
Frances Arnold
12/20/2016 11:35:56
Robert Perkins
Now a decade old, Caltech's Information Science and Technology initiative is uniting disciplines across campus by offering new and more effective ways of tackling previously intractable challenges.
12/13/2016 10:17:01
Caltech's Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA), established by Dow, recognizes and rewards students for their innovation and research aimed at finding sustainable solutions to the world's most pressing social, economic and environmental problems.
SISCA
11/24/2016 11:01:19
Whitney Clavin
Living organisms have been persuaded to make chemical bonds not found in nature, a finding that may change how medicines and other chemicals are made in the future.
11/23/2016 14:21:12
Jon Nalick
The Amgen Foundation highlighted two program alumni with Caltech ties as "especially poised to impact the future of science and medicine."
logo for Amgen, white on blue
10/17/2016 09:32:00
Lori Dajose
The fellowship, for early career scientists and engineers, awards $875,000 over five years.
photo of Mikhail Shapiro
08/24/2016 14:56:43
Whitney Clavin
Protein engineering techniques might one day lead to colorful ultrasound images of cells deep within our bodies.
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