Week of March 7, 2016                                          View this email in your browser.
Our heartfelt congratulations to Eric Betzig (BS '83, Physics) and Neil Geherls (PhD '82, Physics) who have received the Caltech's Distinguished Alumni award, the highest honor the Institute bestows on its Alumni.
On Wednesday, March 9, at 8 p.m. in Beckman Auditorium, Caltech professor of physics Rana Adhikari will describe how our understanding of the quantum physics of the very, very small has allowed us to explore the gravitational physics of the very, very large. Admission is free.

 Opportunities 


Material Research Science & Engineering Centers (MRSEC) program: If interested in this competitive solicitation, send 1-2 page pre-proposals with basic budget to the provost's office by Thursday, March 31, 2016

NSF limited opportunity for its I-Corps Sites Program: If interested, send 1-2 page pre-proposals with basic budget to the provost's office by Thursday, March 17, 2016

 
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