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05/31/2018

Caltech Celebrates Two Staffers for Their 50 Years of Service

Bob Logan (BS '68) and Pat Anderson honored at May 31 event.
Service Impact Awards Logo
05/18/2018

Cooking up Polymers: A Q&A with Maxwell Robb

Whitney Clavin
New faculty member Maxwell Robb is making plastics that can change their properties in response to mechanical forces.
Maxwell Robb
05/11/2018

Mikhail Shapiro Selected as Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar

Whitney Clavin
Caltech professor who invents new technologies for visualizing cells in our bodies has been named a Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar.
Mikhail Shapiro
05/08/2018

Frances Arnold Elected to American Philosophical Society

Whitney Clavin
Caltech professor who invented directed evolution for enzymes elected to American Philosophical Society.
Frances Arnold
05/08/2018

Jacqueline Barton Wins Royal Society of Chemistry Prize

Whitney Clavin
Caltech professor who discovered electrical wire-like properties of DNA honored with Centenary Prize.
Jacqueline Barton
05/01/2018

New CCE Faculty

Two new professors will join the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering and Caltech in...
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04/24/2018

Why We Need Erasable MRI Scans

Whitney Clavin
Gas-filled protein structures could one day be used as "erasable" contrast agents for MRI scans.
Artwork of gas vesicles
04/20/2018

First-ever McConnell Lecture to be Given at Caltech April 24

Shayna Chabner McKinney
Stanford chemist and Nobel laureate William E. Moerner will give inaugural lecture.
Nobel laureate William E. Moerner
04/18/2018

Machine-Learning Software Predicts Behavior of Bacteria

Emily Velasco
Professor of Biochemistry Bil Clemons has developed a software tool that can predict how well bacteria will produce specific proteins needed for pharmaceutical research.
An artist's depiction of a bacterial cell
04/09/2018

Caltech Students and Alumni Receive 2018 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Lori Dajose
Twenty-seven current students and 11 recent alumni have been selected to receive funding for graduate studies.
The logo of the National Science Foundation.