News

06/15/2017 13:14:54
Twenty-five professors are recognized with the Institute’s highest honor.
General campus image
06/15/2017 12:24:43
Robert Perkins
Electrons excited by a laser diffuse through a material 1,000 times faster than their room-temperature counterparts, study shows.
Superdiffusion
06/15/2017 10:53:37
Whitney Clavin
Caltech scientists Barry Barish and Kip S. Thorne have been awarded the 2017 Princess of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research.
photo of Barry Barish and Kip Thorne
06/14/2017 13:05:20
Whitney Clavin
New professor of astronomy Andrew Howard discusses the diversity of exoplanets and the search for an Earth-like world.
Andrew Howard
06/14/2017 11:38:34
Whitney Clavin
Caltech alumnus Jerry Nelson was the principal designer for the W. M. Keck Observatory—the world's largest observatory atop Mauna Kea in Hawaii.
Jerry Nelson
06/14/2017 09:36:23
Lori Dajose
Professor Rob Phillips reinvents Caltech's freshman biology course with programming and statistical mechanics.
Rob Phillips giving a Bi 1 lecture.
06/13/2017 08:24:41
Glenn Price joined Caltech last fall as band director and director of performing and visual arts.
photo of Glen Price
06/12/2017 16:49:58
Learn more about Bianca Lepe’s road to and through Caltech in the new issue of The Caltech Effect.
Bianca Lepe
06/12/2017 14:20:55
At Caltech, Mojolaoluwa “Josh” Sonola found a community of like-minded undergraduate scholars.
Mojolaoluwa “Josh” Sonola
06/12/2017 12:20:39
Whitney Clavin
Theorists and experimentalists worked together to discover something new in carbon dioxide experiment.
Copper foil microscopic image