Stories About Our People

10/09/2015 12:13:44
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Although humans are largely visual creatures, olfaction—or smell—is the primary source of information for most other organisms. Elizabeth Hong, a new assistant professor of neuroscience at Caltech, studies olfaction to understand how the brain processes sensory information and how that information guides behaviors.
05/06/2015 10:11:58
Douglas Smith
Caltech seniors Janani Mandayam Comar and Aaron Krupp have been named 2015 Thomas J. Watson Fellowship winners. Fifty fellows were selected from a pool of nearly 700 candidates.
Caltech's 2015 Watson Fellows, Janani Mandayam Comar and Aaron Krupp.
04/23/2015 12:13:10
Lori Dajose
Three Caltech faculty and two trustees were named to the 2015 class of fellows for the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation's oldest honorary societies.
04/08/2015 10:11:07
Kimm Fesenmaier
Thirty-one current Caltech students and 12 alumni to receive support for research-based master's or doctoral programs in science or engineering.
04/06/2015 10:59:17
Douglas Smith
Caltech seniors Adam Jermyn and Charles Tschirhart have been named 2015 Hertz Fellowship winners. Selected from a pool of approximately 800 applicants, the awardees will receive up to five years of support for their graduate studies.
2015 Hertz Foundation Fellows Charles Tschirhart (left) and Adam Jermyn (right)
04/02/2015 10:51:52
Kimm Fesenmaier
Thirty two students from around the world converged on campus to test their space mission design skills. Their task? To design the best manned mission to an asteroid placed in orbit around the moon . . . in just five days.
03/25/2015 10:10:12
Lori Dajose
Rob Anderson Selected for the 2015 Allstate National Association of Basketball Coaches Good Works Team for his extensive work on sustainable energy projects.
03/05/2015 13:11:14
Wayne Lewis
The $50 million pledge provides unrestricted flexibility that is expressly aimed at empowering Caltech to adapt to the unknown.
Ron and Maxine Linde
03/04/2015 10:29:54
Ben Tomlin
Kip S. Thorne (BS '62), David D. Ho (BS '74), Quynh-Thu Xuan Le (BS '89), and Stanislav Smirnov (MS '95, PhD '96) are this year's recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award.
02/26/2015 11:35:48
Ben Tomlin
Seventy-five years after graduating, the former captain of the baseball team returns to campus for one more pitch.
02/24/2015 13:15:09
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Caltech physics major wins prestigious award for graduate studies at the University of Cambridge.
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