Award honors their "decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves."
Whitney Clavin
LIGO's chief engineer honored for his role in developing gravitational-wave detectors.
Whitney Clavin
Nick Scoville, who led the COSMOS sky survey for its first 10 years, has been awarded the 2017 Bruce Medal.
Whitney Clavin
Caltech scientists Barry Barish and Kip S. Thorne have been awarded the 2017 Princess of Asturias Award for Technical and Scientific Research.
Lori Oliwenstein
Caltech celebrated its 62nd Annual Service and Impact Awards on Thursday, June 1, 2017, honoring 397 staff members.
Lori Dajose
Caltech professors and alumni included among the Academy's new members
Caltech has announced that Regina E. Dugan (PhD '93) and Alexei V. Filippenko (PhD '84) are this year's recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Award.
Lori Dajose
Xie Chen and Manuel Endres study the quantum properties of matter.
Whitney Clavin
Caltech's Shri Kulkarni will share the 2017 Dan David Prize with the late Neil Gehrels (PhD '82) and Andrzej Udalski.
Whitney Clavin
The National Academy of Sciences is honoring five members of the LIGO team with two distinguished prizes.
Whitney Clavin
Evan Kirby has won the Newton Lacy Pierce Prize in Astronomy, an annual award presented by the American Astronomical Society.
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