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

Stanford chemist and Nobel laureate William E. Moerner will give inaugural lecture.

Machine-Learning Software Predicts Behavior of Bacteria

Professor of Biochemistry Bil Clemons has developed a software tool that can predict how well bacteria will produce specific proteins needed for pharmaceutical research.

Caltech Students and Alumni Receive 2018 NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

Twenty-seven current students and 11 recent alumni have been selected to receive funding for graduate studies.

Caltech Senior Awarded 2018 Hertz Fellowship

Gabby Tender, a senior majoring in chemistry, will receive five years of financial support to pursue a PhD and conduct research of her choice in science, math, or engineering.

Caltech Scientists Breed Bacteria That Make Tiny High-Energy Carbon Rings

Researchers in the lab of Frances Arnold have used directed evolution to breed bacteria that produce synthetically versatile, high-energy carbon rings in an efficient way.

Taking MRI Technology Down to Micrometer Scales

Mikhail Shapiro and his team are inventing new methods to help doctors better interpret the splotchy shapes of MRI images.

Gift Enables Transformative Advances in Health Care

The Heritage Medical Research Institute (HMRI) has extended its partnership with Caltech for a minimum of three more years.

Caltech Announces the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners

Five alumni will be presented with the Distinguished Alumni Award, the highest honor the Institute bestows upon a graduate.

2018 Feynman Teaching Prize is Awarded to Harry Gray

The chemistry professor and Beckman Institute founding director has taught at Caltech for more than five decades

From <i>TECHER</i>: Circles of Thought

How Linus Pauling (PhD ‘25) put his ideas into pictures.


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