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09/10/2018

Mikhail Shapiro Wins Roger Tsien Award for Excellence in Chemical Biology

Elise Cutts
In recognition of his contributions to chemical biology, Mikhail Shapiro was presented with the 2018 Roger Tsien Award.
Mikhail Shapiro
08/17/2018

Cindy Weinstein to Tackle Alzheimer's Disease in New Book that Combines Memoir, Literature, and Science

Emily Velasco
Three decades ago, Caltech's Cindy Weinstein watched her father succumb to early-onset Alzheimer's. Now she's writing a book about it.
Portrait of Cindy Weinstein, Caltech's Eli and Edythe Broad Professor of English, vice provost, and chief diversity officer
06/20/2018

Clues to Solar Cell Efficiency Found at Atomic Level

Robert Perkins
Marco Bernardi and David Hsieh rule out a commonly held belief about a promising solar cell material
Solar cells
06/12/2018

Ares Rosakis Awarded the Timoshenko Medal

Robert Perkins
Engineer Ares Rosakis will receive the Timoshenko Medal in recognition of his work applying mechanical engineering to earth sciences.
photo of Ares Rosakis
04/20/2018

Caltech Event Provides Introduction to Climate Science

Robert Perkins
Four Caltech faculty members delivered lectures during Earth Week about climate and how it is changing.
Earth
02/15/2018

From Physics to Finance

Emily Velasco
An unexpected setback sent a Thomas Luke's (BS '86) career in a new direction.
Photo of Caltech Alumnus Thomas Luke with Washington, D.C. in the background.
01/18/2018

Caltech and Disney Engineers Collaborate on Robotics

Robert Perkins
Caltech and Disney have signed a joint research agreement to collaborate on advanced robotics and machine learning research.
Hopper 2
12/19/2017

Caltech Breaks Ground on Chen Neuroscience Research Building

The Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Neuroscience Research Building will be a hub for interdisciplinary brain research.
Chrissy Luo, Caltech President Thomas F. Rosenbaum, and Tianqiao Chen
12/05/2017

Caltech's Chen Building Breaks Ground

Lori Dajose
The Tianqiao and Chrissy Chen Neuroscience Research Building breaks ground as a first round of funding to researchers is announced.
Detail of a rendering of a brain surface region from three-dimensional magnetic resonance images acquired from a healthy volunteer at the Caltech Brain Imaging Center.
11/20/2017

The Strange Case of the Scuba Diving Fly

Lori Dajose
How a species of fly subverted nature to forage in a caustic underwater habitat
an alkali fly in a bubble.
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