03/13/2017 09:52:11
The Institute is poised to break ground on the construction of a new campus hub to be called the Hameetman Center.
The Red Door Café
03/08/2017 15:11:25
Whitney Clavin
Ronald William Prest Drever, professor of physics, emeritus, at Caltech, passed away on March 7, 2017, in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was 85 years old.
03/04/2017 15:20:22
Alumnus and senior trustee Stephen A. Ross (BS '65), whose work helped shape the development of the field of financial economics, passed away on March 3, 2017. He was 73 years old.
Stephen Ross, 1944–2017
03/02/2017 09:12:44
Jon Nalick
Concerned faculty organized event in response to international travel restrictions.
More than 500 people flocked to the March 1 gathering at Millikan Pond to support international members of the Caltech community.
02/27/2017 15:25:52
Robert Perkins
Caltech Aeronautical Engineer Anatol Roshko, who discovered structure within turbulence, passed away on January 23.
photo of Anatol Roshko in 1996
02/27/2017 11:10:14
Jon Nalick
The TechLab at Sherman Fairchild Library helps members of the Caltech community get started in 3D printing.
Students examine a 3D printed drone and a round component designed to hold a stylized table's legs in place.
02/23/2017 14:13:08
Jon Nalick
On a visit to campus, Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Alphabet and the former CEO of Google, discussed how artificial intelligence will become dramatically more capable and useful, impacting how we live our lives and how we understand the world around us.
02/10/2017 18:14:30
Kathy Svitil
Chemical engineer and philanthropist Warren G. Schlinger (BS '44, MS '46, PhD '49), a pioneer in the development of processes to produce clean energy from traditional fossil fuel sources, passed away on February 10, 2017. He was 93 years old.
Katharine Stewart Schlinger and Warren G. Schlinger at the 2010 dedication of Caltech's Warren and Katharine Schlinger Laboratory for Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
02/10/2017 12:02:08
Whitney Clavin
Caltech mourns the loss of alumnus Neil Gehrels, a leader in the study of cosmic gamma-ray bursts.
photo of Neil Gehrels
02/04/2017 15:06:37
Jon Nalick
Stressed by drought, windstorms, and a systemic fungal infection, the 400-year-old Engelmann oak tree treasured by generations of Institute staff, faculty, and students has died.
The Engelmann oak as it appeared in 1965.
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