Gravitational Waves Detected from Second Pair of Colliding Black Holes

The LIGO Scientific Collaboration and the Virgo collaboration identify a second gravitational wave event in the data from Advanced LIGO detectors.

Live Webcast: LIGO, Virgo Scientists to Discuss Continued Search for Gravitational Waves

The latest research in the effort to detect gravitational waves will be discussed in a press briefing on Wednesday, June 15.

Students Win National and International Prizes

Caltech undergraduate and graduate students have collected an array of awards this year, including a Fulbright grant, two Hertz Fellowships, a Marshall Scholarship, and 20 National Science Foundation Fellowships.

Dietary Fiber and Microbes Change the Gel That Lines Our Gut

The Caltech study is the first to look at the structure of the mucus gel lining our gut and how it morphs in the presence of other substances naturally found in the gut.

Natural Quasicrystals May Be the Result of Collisions Between Objects in the Asteroid Belt

Experiment demonstrates that rare, naturally occurring quasicrystals could have been formed by high-speed impacts in space.

2016 Distinguished Alumna: Janet C. Campagna (MS ’85)

Campagna received the award for her contributions to quantitative investment and for her leadership in the financial industry. Campagna is the founder of QS Investors, a leading customized solutions and global quantitative equities provider.

Percin Finishes Year with Impressive Achievements In Swimming, Water Polo

Brittany Percin has had an enviable freshman year, with remarkable performances as both a swimmer and a water polo player.

Shou Receives Fellowship for Graduate Studies in Germany

Senior Laura Shou has received a Graduate Study Scholarship to pursue a master's degree in Germany.

Gupta Receives Library Friends' Thesis Prize

The winner of this year's Library Friends' Senior Thesis Prize was announced on June 1.

Newly Named Pew Scholar to Image Gut Bacteria with Sound Waves

As a Pew scholar, Mikhail Shapiro will receive funding to image the location and activities of microbes in the body using ultrasound.

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