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.

New Exhibit Documents the History of Caltech's Oldest Building

Now in its centennial year, the former Gates Laboratory of Chemistry was the first home of what has become the Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering.

Nature or Nurture? Innate Social Behaviors in the Mouse Brain

The brain circuitry that controls innate, or instinctive, behaviors such as mating and fighting was thought to be genetically hardwired. Not so, neuroscientists now say

Physics Boosts Artificial Intelligence Methods

Researchers from Caltech and the University of Southern California (USC) report the first application of quantum computing to a physics problem.

Caltech's Konstantin Batygin Named a Packard Fellow

Caltech's Konstantin Batygin has been named one of the 2017 Packard Fellows in Science and Engineering.


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