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Emperor of Japan to Bestow Medal of Honor on Hirosi Ooguri
11/01/2019

Emperor of Japan to Bestow Medal of Honor on Hirosi Ooguri

Whitney Clavin
The government of Japan is honoring Hirosi Ooguri with a Medal of Honor with Purple Ribbon.
Hirosi Ooguri
Fiona Harrison and Fernando Brandão win American Physical Society Awards
10/22/2019

Fiona Harrison and Fernando Brandão win American Physical Society Awards

Whitney Clavin
Caltech researchers win this year's Hans A. Bethe Prize, and Rolf Landauer and Charles H. Bennett Award.
Fiona Harrison and Fernando Brandão
Matt Thomson Named a Packard Fellow
10/15/2019

Matt Thomson Named a Packard Fellow

Lori Dajose
Thomson, a computational biologist, will receive $875,000 in flexible funding over five years from the Packard Foundation.
Matt Thomson
Rebecca Voorhees Receives Award for High-Risk, High-Reward Research
10/01/2019

Rebecca Voorhees Receives Award for High-Risk, High-Reward Research

Lori Dajose
Voorhees's work on membrane protein complexes holds promise for one day helping to develop more specific, efficient drugs.
Rebecca Voorhees
Postdoc Receives $1.5M Award for Exceptional Early-Career Scientists
09/16/2019

Postdoc Receives $1.5M Award for Exceptional Early-Career Scientists

Lori Dajose
Elsy Buitrago-Delgado has been named a 2019 Hanna Gray Fellow. The program supports diversity in biomedical research.
Elsy Buitrago-Delgado
Caltech Faculty Honored with Breakthrough and New Horizons Prizes
09/06/2019

Caltech Faculty Honored with Breakthrough and New Horizons Prizes

Robert Perkins and Whitney Clavin
Caltech's Katherine L. (Katie) Bouman, Xie Chen, and Xinwen Zhu recognized for contributions in physics and mathematics.
Breakthrough Prize
Philip Isett Wins Clay Award
08/30/2019

Philip Isett Wins Clay Award

Whitney Clavin
The Clay Research Award honors "outstanding achievements of the world's most gifted mathematicians."
Philip Isett
Six Researchers Receive Presidential Early Career Awards
07/12/2019

Six Researchers Receive Presidential Early Career Awards

Jon Nalick
Honor recognizes outstanding scientists and engineers who show exceptional promise.
Triptych of headshots: Heather Knutson, Austin Minnich, and Thomas Vidick
Microscopist Receives Queen's Honors
06/24/2019

Microscopist Receives Queen's Honors

Lori Dajose
Alasdair McDowall, AM, PhD, has been appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia by Her Majesty HRH Queen Elizabeth II.
Photo of Alasdair McDowall
Gil Refael and Nets Katz Named Simons Investigators
06/20/2019

Gil Refael and Nets Katz Named Simons Investigators

Whitney Clavin
Physics and mathematics professors named Simon Investigators.
Nets Katz and Gil Refael