News Subscribe via RSS

10/12/2015

The Caltech–Huntington Library Materialities, Texts and Images Collaboration Opens Its Final Chapter

Rod Pyle
MTI is a research program that investigates the roles of a wide range of material things in human culture.
10/11/2015

The Linde Institute

The Ronald and Maxine Linde Institute of Economic and Management Sciences promotes and coordinates research ...
Linde Institute Logo
10/10/2015

Einstein Papers Project

The Einstein Papers Project—a collaborative effort involving an international group of more ...
Einstein
10/09/2015

Caltech Brain Imaging Center (CBIC)

The CBIC houses state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners, high-density electroencephalography ...
CBIC
10/06/2015

Alumnus Arthur McDonald Wins 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics

Douglas Smith
Arthur B. McDonald (PhD '70), director of the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory (SNO) in Ontario, Canada, and Takaaki Kajita, at the University of Tokyo, Kashiwa, Japan, have shared the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery that neutrinos can change their identities as they travel through space.
09/30/2015

Summer Interns Return with a World of Experiences

Shayna Chabner McKinney
Caltech undergraduate students returned to campus this week, many after spending the summer working at companies in biotechnology, technology, and finance, among other fields. These students have had the opportunity to learn firsthand about the career opportunities and paths that may be available to them after graduation.
09/28/2015

New Courses for the 2015–16 School Year

Lorinda Dajose
The start of the 2015–2016 school year brings not only new freshmen and faculty, but also new courses.
09/18/2015

Caltech Interns Summer in Japan

Cynthia Eller
The Caltech–Japan Internship Program was started in 1994. As interns, students collaborate on industrial projects with Japanese companies, usually living in company-owned dormitory housing. They are immersed in Japanese business culture while simultaneously honing their language skills.
09/01/2015

Why Did Western Europe Dominate the Globe?

Jessica Stoller-Conrad
For centuries, the countries of western Europe colonized and conquered much of the rest of the world; Caltech's Philip Hoffman has a new explanation for why history unfolded in this way.
08/12/2015

Women in STEM Preview Day

Lorinda Dajose
More than 100 high school seniors and their families got an inside look at the impact Caltech women are making in the disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.