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A Black Hole Hunter Arrives at Caltech

03/29/2024

## A Black Hole Hunter Arrives at Caltech

Cynthia Eller

Astrophysicist Kareem El-Badry joins the Caltech faculty.

At the Edge of Physics

04/21/2023

## At the Edge of Physics

Whitney Clavin

New professor Lee McCuller is making quantum measurements even more precise.

Mathematically Percolating

08/05/2022

## Mathematically Percolating

Whitney Clavin

Tom Hutchcroft explains why phase transitions in percolation models are so fascinating.

Putting Tried-and-True Theories to the Test

04/12/2022

## Putting Tried-and-True Theories to the Test

Whitney Clavin

Katerina Chatziioannou talks about the space-distorting environments of neutron stars.

The Evolution of Shape

01/17/2020

## The Evolution of Shape

Whitney Clavin

A Q&A with Lu Wang about the mathematics of changing shapes

Build It and They Will Come (The Fast Radio Bursts)

10/25/2019

## Build It and They Will Come (The Fast Radio Bursts)

Whitney Clavin

New astronomy professor Vikram Ravi discusses building new observatories in Owens Valley.

The Mathematics of Flow

03/28/2019

## The Mathematics of Flow

Whitney Clavin

New Caltech professor Philip Isett uses math to understand the chaotic nature of fluids.

Seeking Order in Chaos

03/01/2019

## Seeking Order in Chaos

Whitney Clavin

Maksym Radziwill is fascinated by the question of randomness versus determinism.

Tabletop Approach to Probing Fundamental Laws of Physics

02/01/2018

## Tabletop Approach to Probing Fundamental Laws of Physics

Whitney Clavin

Nick Hutzler talks about what drew him to Caltechâ€”first as an undergraduate and now more than 10 years later as new faculty.

Heartbeat Stars and Pulsating Planets

01/24/2018

## Heartbeat Stars and Pulsating Planets

Jim Fuller talks about movies he has developed to better understand the pulsations of planets and stars.