News

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
03/03/2017 11:25:09
Leadership chairs funded include those for Caltech’s six division chairs, provost, and president.
Ted (BS ’65, MS ’66) and Ginger Jenkins with John Grotzinger (center), holder of the Ted and Ginger Jenkins Leadership Chair for the Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences.
03/02/2017 11:25:18
Caltech has announced that Regina E. Dugan (PhD '93) and Alexei V. Filippenko (PhD '84) are this year's recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award.
03/02/2017 09:12:44
Jon Nalick
Concerned faculty organized event in response to international travel restrictions.
More than 500 people flocked to the March 1 gathering at Millikan Pond to support international members of the Caltech community.