Neuroscientist Receives Early-Career Inventor Award

Viviana Gradinaru is the recipient of an Innovator in Science Award from Takeda Pharmaceutical Company and the New York Academy of Sciences.

Laser-Imaging Technology Brought into Focus

Lihong Wang and his team in the Caltech Optical Imaging Laboratory have improved their photoacoustic microscopy technology, which creates 3-D images of the internal structures of living things.

Janet Campagna (MS '85) Elected as New Caltech Trustee

The finance leader and Distinguished Alumna has built a career charting new territory

Molecular Biologist Recognized for Discovering the Biology of the Ubiquitin System

The ubiquitin system is a key set of biochemical pathways that underlies regulated protein degradation and many other processes in organisms.

Graduate Students Named Finalists in Inventors Competition

Graduate students Nathan Schoepp and Travis Schlappi have been selected for their work in antibiotic-resistance testing.

Writing Center Expands Tutoring to Include Assistance with STEM Assignments

With help from a donor, the Hixon Writing Center is running a pilot program that offers tutoring to students working on STEM projects like research proposals, theses, and peer-reviewed research papers.

Caltech Launches New Autonomous Systems Research Center

Caltech has created a new interdisciplinary research center focused on pioneering autonomous systems technologies.

Five from Caltech Receive NIH BRAIN Grants

Researchers aim to identify different neural cell types, understand how the brain heals itself, and probe neural circuits underlying behavior.

Teaching Machines How to Learn: An Interview with Animashree Anandkumar

New Caltech faculty member Animashree Anandkumar is speeding up the algorithms that make machine learning possible.

Simon Receives Mathematical Physics Prize

Caltech mathematician Barry Simon is the recipient of the 2018 Dannie Heineman Prize for Mathematical Physics.


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