Stewart and Lynda Resnick Pledge $750 Million to Caltech to Support Environmental Sustainability Research
Commitment will bring together experts across campus, and provide shared facilities with unparalleled instrumentation, to advance bold new solutions to energy and sustainability challenges
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Alvarez Professorships Promote the Power of Great Teaching at Caltech
When Richard Alvarez (BS ’57) worked at the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, he helped a team fire an electron beam down 10,000 feet of three-quarter-inch tube to probe elementary particle physics. He was one of the people in the lab, he recalls, who understood the whole machine.