Van Lehn Named to Forbes's 30 Under 30 List

Postdoctoral scholar Reid Van Lehn has been named to Forbes's annual 30 Under 30 list in the science category.

Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation Furthers Legacy of Support

A $10 million gift helps to create a fellowship fund for graduate students

Toward Liquid Fuels from Carbon Dioxide

Caltech researchers gain insight into carbon monoxide coupling, one carbon atom at a time.

Science with a Smile

Inspired by Bill Nye’s blend of science and entertainment, Sho Takatori approaches his teaching and lab work with enthusiastic dedication.

National Academy of Inventors Names Three Caltech Fellows

Caltech professors Harry Atwater, Mark Davis, and Ali Hajimiri have been named as fellows of the National Academy of Inventors.

15 for 2015: The Year in Research News at Caltech

Here are 15 stories highlighting a few of the discoveries, methods, and technologies that came to life at Caltech in 2015.

Unlocking the Chemistry of Life

Thanks to the Proteome Exploration Laboratory, members of the Caltech faculty have an advantage in the quest to decipher details of the human proteome—the proteins encoded by the human genome.

Two Caltech Faculty Inducted into the AAAS

Erik Winfree (PhD '98) and Jay R. Winkler (PhD '84) have been elected as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Tricking an Enzyme Into Making Better Insulin

Junior Mary Boyajian spent her summer as a student in the SURF program working on a project that aims to devise a faster-acting insulin-replacement therapy for the treatment of diabetes.

Three's Not a Crowd

The Butkovich sisters—junior Slava, sophomore Nina, and freshman Lazarina—find their own nearly identical trajectories unsurprising.


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