Research News

09/21/2017 09:00:14
Lori Dajose
The discovery that primitive jellyfish sleep suggests that sleep is an ancient, evolutionarily conserved behavior.
09/15/2017 11:43:39
Lori Dajose
New research decodes a language of cellular communication.
Artist depiction of ligands and receptors
09/14/2017 16:22:45
Emily Velasco
Researchers from Caltech and UC San Francisco have uncovered links between specific bacterial members of the human gut microbiome and the inflammatory response seen in multiple sclerosis.
An artist's rendering of gut bacteria.
09/14/2017 11:01:40
Lori Dajose
Scientists at Caltech have programmed a "robot" made of DNA to pick up and sort molecules into predetermined locations.
Artist's illustration of DNA robots
09/12/2017 08:26:44
Whitney Clavin
Chemical and electrical engineers team up to create a new breed of microdevices for medical diagnostics.
illustration of chip in gut
09/11/2017 08:26:11
Robert Perkins
Engineers at Caltech have built a chip capable of storing and retrieving individual photons of light, with all of their quantum properties left intact.
Faraon quantum
09/08/2017 15:29:30
Robert Perkins
Caltech alumnus Evan Sloan has been chosen as the US participant for this year's Infiniti Engineering Academy, an internship that could help him launch a career in Formula One racing.
Evan
09/05/2017 12:44:41
Robert Perkins
Engineers have developed an app that can measure key benchmarks of heart health using just a smartphone's camera.
09/01/2017 14:18:26
Kortschak Scholars Program Created at Caltech
Walter Kortschak (MS ’82)
08/25/2017 09:44:23
Robert Perkins
Engineers at Caltech collaborate with Disney Research and STATS to create an algorithm capable of identifying player positions and team formations.