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The Science of Economics
11/09/2015

The Science of Economics

Kimm Fesenmaier
A newly developed suite of software helps researchers analyze some of the most complex markets ever studied in the lab.
Elachi to Retire as JPL Director
10/28/2015

Elachi to Retire as JPL Director

Charles Elachi has announced his intention to retire as director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory on June 30, 2016 and move to campus as professor emeritus. A national search is underway to identify his successor.
Probing the Mysterious Perceptual World of Autism
10/22/2015

Probing the Mysterious Perceptual World of Autism

Rod Pyle
New research into autism spectrum disorder (ASD), utilizing complex real-world images, provides enhanced understanding of how people with autism attend to these visual cues.
Supporting Academic Writers at Caltech
10/20/2015

Supporting Academic Writers at Caltech

Lorinda Dajose
With support from the Moore-Hufstedler Fund, the Hixon Writing Center has produced a series of videos that aim to introduce incoming freshmen to college writing.
Toward a Smarter Grid
10/19/2015

Toward a Smarter Grid

Kimm Fesenmaier
Major changes are coming to the electrical system. An interdisciplinary group of Caltech scientists and engineers is thinking ahead to prepare us for the power network of the future.
The Caltech–Huntington Library Materialities, Texts and Images Collaboration Opens Its Final Chapter
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.
The Linde Institute
10/11/2015

The Linde Institute

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

Einstein Papers Project

The Einstein Papers Project—a collaborative effort involving an international group of more ...
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Caltech Brain Imaging Center (CBIC)
10/09/2015

Caltech Brain Imaging Center (CBIC)

The CBIC houses state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners, high-density electroencephalography ...
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Alumnus Arthur McDonald Wins 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics
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.