Four alumni are this year’s recipients of the highest honor the Institute bestows upon a graduate.
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Engineering’s Melany Hunt will receive the annual Feynman Prize for Excellence in Teaching.
Caltech alumnus and telecommunications pioneer Ronald Willens and his wife, JoAnne, support early-career faculty working across traditional boundaries.
Proof-of-concept study specifically targets cancer cells with sound waves
Ralph Amos has been named as Caltech’s assistant vice president for alumni relations and executive director of the Caltech Alumni Association (CAA).
As December winds down, we mark not just the end of another year of discovery at Caltech but the conclusion of a decade of remarkable accomplishments and research breakthroughs.
The Richard N. Merkin Institute for Translational Research was established this year with a gift from trustee Richard Merkin to Caltech’s Break Through Campaign.
When Richard Alvarez (BS ’57) worked at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, he helped a team fire an electron beam down 10,000 feet of three-quarter-inch tube to probe elementary particle physics. He was one of the people in the lab, he recalls, who understood the whole machine.
Chevron executive Barbara Burger backs Caltech women in chemistry.
New opportunity for graduates of Caltech will train science-focused software engineers.