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Kaushik Bhattacharya Awarded 2020 Theodore von Kármán Prize
09/11/2020

Kaushik Bhattacharya Awarded 2020 Theodore von Kármán Prize

Robert Perkins
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) honors Bhattacharya’s achievements and contributions to materials science
Kaushik
Urmila Mahadev Awarded Maryam Mirzakhani New Frontiers Prize
09/10/2020

Urmila Mahadev Awarded Maryam Mirzakhani New Frontiers Prize

Whitney Clavin
The New Frontiers Breakthrough Prize is given to early-career female mathematicians
Artwork of a quantum process.
Van Valen Named 2020 Rita Allen Foundation Scholar
08/07/2020

Van Valen Named 2020 Rita Allen Foundation Scholar

Lori Dajose
David Van Valen (PhD '11) has been named a 2020 Rita Allen Foundation Scholar for his research into viruses.
David Van Valen
Caltech Honors Staff Members for Excellence, Dedication, Service
07/14/2020

Caltech Honors Staff Members for Excellence, Dedication, Service

Jon Nalick
On June 23, Caltech honored more than 250 staff members for their years of service and contributions to the Institute.
Zoom meeting shows participants under a banner thanking staff
Kathryn Zurek Wins Simons Investigator Award
07/01/2020

Kathryn Zurek Wins Simons Investigator Award

Whitney Clavin
Physicist who studies dark matter named a 2020 Simons Investigator.
Kathryn Zurek
Postdoc Receives Fellowship for Latin American Researchers in Biomedical Sciences
06/19/2020

Postdoc Receives Fellowship for Latin American Researchers in Biomedical Sciences

Lori Dajose
Developmental biologist Estefanía Sánchez-Vásquez will receive two years of funding from the Pew Charitable Trusts.
Estefanía Sánchez-Vásquez
Five Mellon Mays Graduates Heading For Prestigious Institutions
06/17/2020

Five Mellon Mays Graduates Heading For Prestigious Institutions

Emily Velasco
The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship program aims to increase diversity in higher education by providing resources to underrepresented students.
A composite image showing black-and-white portraits of the five graduating Mellon Mays Fellow. In the background is an abstract colorful texture.
Two Caltech Grads Selected for Fulbright Fellowships
06/15/2020

Two Caltech Grads Selected for Fulbright Fellowships

Robert Perkins
Once travel restrictions ease, recent Caltech graduates Jade Livingston (BS '20) and Karen Pham (BS '20) will travel abroad to pursue research in biology and geology.
Livingston and Pham
Caltech Undergrads Receive Goldwater Scholarships
06/11/2020

Caltech Undergrads Receive Goldwater Scholarships

Four Caltech undergraduates have been selected to receive Goldwater Scholarships.
Caltech campus.
Caltech Bioengineering Student Named a 2020 Hertz Fellow
05/20/2020

Caltech Bioengineering Student Named a 2020 Hertz Fellow

Emily Velasco
Sophie Walton, a Caltech senior majoring in bioengineering, will attend graduate school at Stanford University where she plans to research biophysics.
A portrait of Sophie Walton smiling