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08/24/2016 12:05:16
Robert Perkins
Engineers use individual grains as force gauges to calculate how stress moves through sand, granular rocks, and soils.
08/23/2016 16:48:15
Robert Perkins
Andrei Faraon has been chosen as a 2016 Office of Naval Research Young Investigator.
08/19/2016 18:08:31
Whitney Clavin
Hirosi Ooguri recently served as a science advisor for The Man from 9 Dimensions, a 3-dimensional dome movie that follows scientists on a search for a "theory of everything."
08/18/2016 09:24:15
Mark Becker
Two current Caltech students and a 2016 graduate recently received Academic All-America Program honors, which recognize scholar-athletes who excel both in the classroom and on the playing field.
08/18/2016 09:12:58
Whitney Clavin
New research from Caltech finds three chemicals that collectively work together to induce sleep in the roundworm C. elegans.
08/12/2016 08:16:15
Kimm Fesenmaier
Lawrence Jin (MS '06), a new assistant professor of finance, studies how psychology and neuroscience can help inform financial models.
08/10/2016 19:02:15
Whitney Clavin
A special math conference is being held this month in honor of Barry Simon's 70th birthday.
08/10/2016 11:00:18
Lori Dajose
Caltech's partnership with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has made possible countless discoveries about our universe. Current Caltech faculty are participants on 12 missions.
08/09/2016 12:04:13
Whitney Clavin
Fiona Harrison, principal investigator of NASA's NuSTAR mission, has been selected to receive the 2016 Massey Award.
08/08/2016 12:02:42
Robert Perkins
A team of researchers from Caltech and Harvard has designed and created mechanical chains made of soft matter that can transmit signals across long distances.
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