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10/29/2016

John D. Roberts, 1918-2016

Whitney Clavin
John D. ("Jack") Roberts, Institute Professor of Chemistry, Emeritus, at Caltech and former provost, passed away on Oct. 29, 2016. He was 98.
10/25/2016

Revolutionizing Medicine with Diagnostic Devices

Lori Dajose
The October 26 Watson Lecture will be given by Rustem Ismagilov.
10/24/2016

Third Round of BRAIN Funding

Lori Dajose
The National Institutes of Health has awarded grants to six Caltech professors as part of the BRAIN Initiative.
Design of brain
10/17/2016

Shapiro Wins Packard Fellowship

Lori Dajose
The fellowship, for early career scientists and engineers, awards $875,000 over five years.
photo of Mikhail Shapiro
10/12/2016

SURF Seminar Day 2016

Lori Dajose
On October 15, students will present their research at the annual SURF Seminar Day.
graphic of three human silhouettes and two torches
10/03/2016

Partners in Innovation

Lori Dajose
On September 27, researchers from Caltech and City of Hope presented promising biomedical research from recent collaborations.
A tumor stained with pink biomarkers labeling gene regulation.
09/30/2016

No Rest for a Nobelist

Lori Oliwenstein
For the vast majority of the 34 Caltech faculty and alumni who have together won 35 Nobels, the award is just the beginning.
photo of Robert Millikan
09/22/2016

Aravin and Hoelz Named HHMI Faculty Scholars

Lori Dajose
The program is a new partnership between the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Simons Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
09/09/2016

Presenting the Next Generation of Sustainable Research

Robert Perkins
At the Resnick Young Investigators Symposium, future leaders of sustainable science and industry will learn about each other's work and foster collaborations.
08/25/2016

Puzzle Maker: Building a Chemical from the Ground Up

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