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Emily Velasco
An unexpected setback sent a Thomas Luke's (BS '86) career in a new direction.
Whitney Clavin
Three members of the Caltech faculty are among this year's Sloan Research Fellows.
Whitney Clavin
Two Caltech students have been awarded the Churchill Scholarship to pursue graduate studies at the University of Cambridge.
Whitney Clavin
Joseph Polchinski, lauded for his fundamental contributions to string theory, passed away at age 63.
A new study offers the best measurements yet of the densities of the TRAPPIST-1 planets.
Whitney Clavin
Nick Hutzler talks about what drew him to Caltech—first as an undergraduate and now more than 10 years later as new faculty.
Jim Fuller talks about movies he has developed to better understand the pulsations of planets and stars.
Lori Dajose
A group of 10,000 citizen scientists from all over the world helped to identify signals from five planets orbiting a distant star.
A new Caltech-built instrument at Keck Observatory has captured its first spectral image.
In this 2017 address, President Rosenbaum discusses the history, future, and critical importance of the instruments designed and built by Caltech researchers.
In 2017, Caltech welcomed 20 new faculty members to the Institute's six divisions—specialists in fields ranging from entomology to quantum physics.
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