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Lori Oliwenstein
Philanthropists Tianqiao Chen and Chrissy Luo support brain research that promotes and improves the well-being of humanity.
Lori Dajose
New Caltech research shows that cells decipher information by calculating ratios.
Emily Velasco
Each year, hundreds participate in the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF) program.

Did you know that the invention of the Richter scale, the development of the field of planetary science, the creation of lunar geology, the design, construction, and deployment of the Curiosity Rov

Jane Arnault-Factor
Whitney Clavin
Chemical engineer Konstantinos P. Giapis has figured out a nagging mystery in space—how molecular oxygen is produced on comets.

Responding to the uncertain state of funding for environmental research and the opportunities afforded by new advances in technology, trustee and longtime Associates members Ronald Linde (MS '62, P

Ronald and Maxine Linde

Looking ahead to a future that is sure to include driverless cars, our recent Caltech Associates panel featured faculty members who discussed the looming opportunities and challenges.

Driverless Cars Panel

You may have heard of Carver Mead. But even if you haven't, your day-to-day world is shaped by technologies that can be traced back to him and his protégés at Caltech.

A 1971 photo of Carver Mead (far right) with students
Whitney Clavin
Caltech researchers have developed a new type of brain probe based on optical communication technology.
NASA's Curiosity Mars rover has sampled sand dunes on Mars in the first close-up study of active dunes anywhere other than Earth.
Annual event gives kids up-close view of Caltech.
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