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Stephen Hawking, the author of A Brief History of Time and a frequent visitor to Caltech, has passed away. He was 76.
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Joseph Polchinski, lauded for his fundamental contributions to string theory, passed away at age 63.
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Joel (J. N.) Franklin, who taught mathematics at Caltech for nearly a half-century, passed away on November 18 at the age of 87.
Austin, who led Caltech Health and Counseling Services for a quarter of a century, retired in 2015.
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Longtime Caltech professor of physics Jerome "Jerry" Pine passed away on November 8, 2017.
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Caltech alumnus Jerry Nelson was the principal designer for the W. M. Keck Observatory—the world's largest observatory atop Mauna Kea in Hawaii.
Caltech rolls out a new Institute magazine, in print and online
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The life of long-time Caltech professor John (Jack) D. Roberts was celebrated in a memorial.
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Ronald William Prest Drever, professor of physics, emeritus, at Caltech, passed away on March 7, 2017, in Edinburgh, Scotland. He was 85 years old.
Alumnus and senior trustee Stephen A. Ross (BS '65), whose work helped shape the development of the field of financial economics, passed away on March 3, 2017. He was 73 years old.
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Caltech Aeronautical Engineer Anatol Roshko, who discovered structure within turbulence, passed away on January 23.
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