News

10/28/2016 12:06:57
Jon Nalick
Work crews recently took to the rooftops of Caltech's buildings and parking structures to wash clean the thousands of solar panels that provide the campus with as much as 1.4 megawatts of electricity.
Photo of men cleaning solar panels.
10/28/2016 11:35:20
Lori Dajose
Students from around the country use design and programming principles to solve data visualization challenges facing Caltech and JPL researchers.
comparison-rows-genome
10/28/2016 11:33:41
Robert Perkins
New faculty member Andrew Stuart uses mathematics to study basic questions about how to interface sophisticated mathematical models with data.
Andrew Stuart
10/27/2016 16:36:45
Robert Perkins
Altering temperature alters electronic properties in a way that previously has required extreme pressures.
Fermi surface
10/26/2016 12:05:35
Steve Ritea
Spencer Abraham, Rebecka Belldegrun, and alumna Ann Stimmler Johnson have been elected to the Caltech Board of Trustees.
photo of the front of the Parsons-Gates building
10/24/2016 14:50:36
Lori Dajose
The National Institutes of Health has awarded grants to six Caltech professors as part of the BRAIN Initiative.
Design of brain
10/24/2016 11:08:40
Robert Perkins
Legendary technologist and philanthropist Bill Gates offers wisdom and advice to the next generation of scientists and engineers at Caltech.
10/24/2016 10:47:13
Lori Dajose
A conversation with Alice Michel (BS '16), who spearheaded the effort to give geobiology a home on Wikipedia.
Stromatolites
10/19/2016 12:15:29
Robert Perkins
"Planet Nine," which may lurk beyond Neptune, may be the reason that the solar system's planets orbit at a six-degree angle with respect to the sun.
artistic rendering of Planet Nine
10/17/2016 10:45:46
Nicola Wilkins-Miller
The businesswoman and former college professor will lead Caltech’s longest-serving support group.
Jane Arnault-Factor