News

03/17/2017 09:44:56
Lori Dajose
Maura Dykstra studies Chinese history and is a new assistant professor at Caltech.
Maura Dykstra
03/15/2017 15:50:59
Judy Hill
Israeli poet and software developer Eran Hadas to visit Caltech as artist-in-residence
photo of Eran Hadas
03/14/2017 14:42:58
Robert Perkins
A new study suggests that efficient nutrient consumption by plankton in the Southern Ocean drove carbon sequestration in the deep ocean during the ice ages.
Fossils
03/13/2017 09:52:11
The Institute is poised to break ground on the construction of a new campus hub to be called the Hameetman Center.
The Red Door Café
03/12/2017 14:58:41
The 32nd Annual Engineering Design Competition featured teams of robots navigating a "Robstacle Course."
Kyung Park, of Team Soul, places a robot for one of the early heats.
03/10/2017 11:04:44
Robert Perkins
New faculty member Lihong Wang uses both light and sound to look deep inside living tissue.
Lihong Wang
03/08/2017 15:11:25
Whitney Clavin
Ronald William Prest Drever, professor of physics, emeritus, at Caltech, passed away on March 7, 2017, in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was 85 years old.
03/06/2017 17:21:34
Robert Perkins
New minerals found in the Khatyrka meteorite, famed for containing the only known naturally occurring quasicrystals.
Minerals
03/06/2017 12:00:25
Robert Perkins
Combining computational with experimental approaches, researchers identify 12 new materials with potential use in solar fuels generators.
03/04/2017 15:20:22
Alumnus and senior trustee Stephen A. Ross (BS '65), whose work helped shape the development of the field of financial economics, passed away on March 3, 2017. He was 73 years old.
Stephen Ross, 1944–2017