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Six Researchers Receive Presidential Early Career Awards

Jon Nalick
Honor recognizes outstanding scientists and engineers who show exceptional promise.
Triptych of headshots: Heather Knutson, Austin Minnich, and Thomas Vidick

Microscopist Receives Queen's Honors

Lori Dajose
Alasdair McDowall, AM, PhD, has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia by Her Majesty HRH Queen Elizabeth II.
Photo of Alasdair McDowall

Gil Refael and Nets Katz Named Simons Investigators

Whitney Clavin
Physics and mathematics professors named Simon Investigators.
Nets Katz and Gil Refael

Electrical Engineering Major Wins NPSC Fellowship

Robert Perkins
Caltech senior Meera Krishnamoorthy has received a fellowship from the National Physical Science Consortium

Tirrell Elected to American Philosophical Society

Lori Dajose
The Society honors extraordinary accomplishments in a variety of academic disciplines
David Tirrell

Caltech Honors Staff Members for Excellence, Dedication, Service

Jon Nalick
Staff Service & Impact Awards on May 30 highlights longest-serving staff members.
Staff honorees on stage

Shaw Prize in Astronomy Awarded to Ed Stone

Whitney Clavin
The 2019 Shaw Prize in Astronomy has been awarded to Caltech's Ed Stone, long-time project scientist for NASA's Voyager mission.
Ed Stone

Seven from Caltech Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Lori Dajose
Two faculty members and five alumni have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

Geobiology Student Selected for a Fulbright

Robert Perkins
Geobiology student Elise Cutts is headed to Denmark hoping to unravel a mystery about the oxygenation of Earth's oceans.
Elise Cutts

Barry Barish Elected to Great Britain's Royal Society

Whitney Clavin
Barry Barish has been named a foreign member of the Royal Society.
Barry Barish