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<br /> CALTECH<br /> 2017<br /> “Harnessing the fearlessness,<br /> inventiveness, and curiosity of<br /> Caltech, we can create knowledge<br /> for the ages and solve some of the<br /> most pressing problems in society.”<br /> – Caltech president Thomas F. Rosenbaum<br /> 34 faculty and alumni have won 35 Nobel Prizes<br /> The RICHTER SCALE<br /> was developed<br /> The Jet Propulsion<br /> Laboratory was born<br /> Richard Feynman wrote the book on physics<br /> Pluto<br /> was demoted LIGO was invented<br /> EINSTEIN was a visiting professor for three<br /> years, and today we curate his papers<br /> The Clean Air Act<br /> had its start<br /> The Keeling<br /> Curve originated<br /> Linus Pauling identified the nature of the chemical bond<br /> 1<br /> 2<br /> 3<br /> 4<br /> THESEAREOUR<br /> STUDENTS<br /> Caltech’s students excel in one of the<br /<a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=1"> CALTECH 2017</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=2"> “Harnessing the fearlessness, </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=3"> 34 faculty and alumni have won 35 Nobel Prizes T</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=4"> 2</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=5"> 3</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=6"> 4 THESEAREOUR STUDENTS</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=7"> Caltech’s students excel in one of the world’s mo</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=8"> HOMETOWN: Kolka</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=9"> Zach Erickson STUDENT PROFILE Fourth-year gra</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=10"> THESE ARE OUR VALUES 8</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=11"> Excellence An ambitious faculty an</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=12"> THIS IS STUDENT LIFE 10</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=13"> Founded in 1891 as Throop University, Caltech has</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=14"> 12</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=15"> Athletics facilities Two gymnasiums One 3,500-squ</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=16"> SURF (Summer Undergraduate </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=17"> HOUSING 85% of undergraduate students live in Cal</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=18"> 16</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=19"> 17</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=20"> THESEAREOUR FACULTY 18</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=21"> Caltech has one of the nation’s lowest student-to</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=22"> FAST FACTS The CaltechAUTHORS 60</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=23"> Ellen Rothenberg PROFILE Albert Billings Ruddock</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=24"> The work that takes place </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=25"> IN THE PAST YEAR, CALTECH FACULTY HAVE: Detected</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=26"> Managed by Caltech for NASA, </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=27"> RECENTLY AT JPL Dawn completes its primary missi</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=28"> </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=29"> Caltech’s newest institute is the Tianqiao and Ch</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=30"> 28</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=31"> 29</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=32"> LIFE AFTER CALTECH 30</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=33"> Caltech’s more than 23,000 living alumni include </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=34"> Michaeleen Doucleff (BS ’98) PROFILE Reporter, N</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=35"> Joe Zadeh (PhD ’10) PROFILE Vice President of Pr</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=36"> THIS IS A 34</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=37"> Bechtel Residence Named for Caltech Life Trustee </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=38"> HOW WE ENGAGE 36</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=39"> Caltech is an integral part of and partner with t</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=40"> 38</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=41"> ABCs of STEM Caltech brings STEM to life for Pasa</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=42"> 40</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=43"> The Caltech campus is located in Pasadena, Califo</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=44"> 42 OUR HOME Malibu Santa Monica Hollywood D</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=45"> JPL Located in the heart of </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=46"> Campus Tours </a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=47"> Photography/Illustration: Seth Hanson: cover, 18;</a> <a title="Caltech Overview 2017 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1618a0a9?page=48"> www.caltech.edu</a>