03/13/2014 09:01:14
Kimm Fesenmaier
"The thing that makes this study really interesting is that we did our calculations before we ever did any experiments," says Rob Phillips, Caltech's Fred and Nancy Morris Professor of Biophysics and Biology.
03/10/2014 10:40:46
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Imagine that you pull out your cell phone to show a presentation or a video on YouTube. But you don't use the tiny screen; your phone projects a bright, clear image onto a wall or a big screen. Such a technology may be on its way, thanks to a light-bending silicon chip.
An image of Hajimiri's light-bending silicon chip.
Monday, March 17, 2014
Jorgensen Lobby – Earle M. Jorgensen Laboratory

Caltech New Media Art Exhibition

Monday, March 31, 2014
Center for Student Services 360 (Workshop Space) – Center for Student Services

Unleashing Collaborative Learning through Technology: A Study of Tablet-Mediated Student Learning

02/21/2014 18:26:11
Cynthia Eller
Erik Winfree explains, "I tend to think of cells as really small robots. Biology has programmed natural cells, but now engineers are starting to think about how we can program artificial cells."
02/19/2014 15:50:10
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
A new laser developed by a research group at Caltech holds the potential to increase by orders of magnitude the rate of data transmission in the optical-fiber network—the backbone of the Internet.
Monday, April 7, 2014
Center for Student Services 360 (Workshop Space) – Center for Student Services

Planning Session for the Fall 2014 Teaching Conference

Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Beckman Institute Auditorium – Beckman Institute

The Art of Scientific Presentations

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Beckman Institute Auditorium – Beckman Institute

Juggling Teaching at a Community College and Research at Caltech

02/11/2014 11:31:31
Douglas Smith
In a Watson Lecture on February 12, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Dennis Kochmann will explain how controlling a material's complex structural details from the atomic scale up can affect its behavior in everyday life.