Aravin and Hoelz Named HHMI Faculty Scholars

The program is a new partnership between the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Simons Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Presenting the Next Generation of Sustainable Research

At the Resnick Young Investigators Symposium, future leaders of sustainable science and industry will learn about each other's work and foster collaborations.

Puzzle Maker: Building a Chemical from the Ground Up

Caltech chemists have significantly improved upon the synthesis of a molecule related to muscle and neuronal function.

Designing Ultrasound Tools with Lego-Like Proteins

Protein engineering techniques might one day lead to colorful ultrasound images of cells deep within our bodies.

Ahmed Zewail, 1946–2016

Ahmed Zewail, the Linus Pauling Professor of Chemistry, professor of physics, and director of the Physical Biology Center for Ultrafast Science and Technology at Caltech, passed away on Tuesday, August 2, 2016. He was 70 years old.

Special Delivery

From the exploration of other planets to the meanderings of single cells, Caltech and JPL researchers are thinking about transportation in unexpected ways.

Jack Roberts's Online Success

At 98 years of age, John D. "Jack" Roberts, Caltech Institute professor of chemistry, emeritus, recently became a best-selling online author.

2016 Distinguished Alumna: Ellen D. Williams (PhD ’82, Chemistry)

Williams received the award for her sustained record of innovation and achievement in the area of structural-surface physics. She now serves as director of the Advanced Research Project Agency (ARPA-E) in the U.S. Department of Energy.

Gupta Receives Library Friends' Thesis Prize

The winner of this year's Library Friends' Senior Thesis Prize was announced on June 1.

Newly Named Pew Scholar to Image Gut Bacteria with Sound Waves

As a Pew scholar, Mikhail Shapiro will receive funding to image the location and activities of microbes in the body using ultrasound.


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