News

10/15/2018 10:01:58
Whitney Clavin
Mansi Kasliwal plans to survey the entire accessible night sky in infrared light every night.
photo of Mansi Kasliwal
10/15/2018 09:39:57
Shayna Chabner McKinney
Three-day program will provide practical expertise and experience for working with policymakers.
Lucy Jones
10/11/2018 11:30:11
Lori Dajose
The unexpectedly gentle death of a massive star suggests that it was being robbed by a dense companion lurking out of sight.
Three panels illustrating the life of a supernova
10/10/2018 09:06:34
Caltech welcomes 12 faculty members who will join the Institute's six divisions over the academic year, representing fields ranging from cosmochemistry and microeconomics to genome engineering and the philosophical underpinnings of quantum theory.
photo of Caltech's Throop Pond
10/10/2018 09:00:18
Whitney Clavin
A new class of dust and gas instabilities helps explain planet formation and other phenomena on Earth and in space.
10/09/2018 14:38:19
Robert Perkins
New faculty member Alireza Marandi makes devices and systems that alter the wavelength of lasers, enabling new paths for sensing and computing applications.
photo of Alireza Marandi
10/09/2018 11:17:28
Caltech celebrated the opening of the new Linde Hall of Mathematics and Physics on October 5.
Ronald and Maxine Linde Hall of Mathematics and Physics
10/08/2018 09:47:19
Lori Dajose
Caltech researchers show how sound can retroactively induce an optical illusion.
10/05/2018 14:01:36
Anneila Sargent (MS ’67, PhD ’78) has made a gift to establish the Wallace L. W. Sargent Fellowship.
10/05/2018 12:41:00
The Voyager 2 spacecraft may be getting close to edge of vast bubble around the sun.
Graphic of Voyager 1 and 2