Department News

PhysPhest 2016 Results

PhysPhest is a celebration of the research being conducted in the Physics Department by M.Sc. and Ph.D. students (in GWPI and …

In Memoriam - Professor John J. Simpson

Professor John J. Simpson FRSC, a highly distinguished member of the Physics department from 1969 to 2002, passed away in the Netherlands on August 23rd 2016.  John was born in North Bay, Ontario in 1939. He leaves his wife Mariann …

Professor Vladimir Ladizhansky promoted to Full Professor

Congratulations to Vladimir Ladizhansky on his dedication to excellence, world-leading research, strong teaching, excellent mentorship of students and postdoctoral fellows, all which resulted in his promotion to full professorship effective July 1 …

2016 CPES Undergraduate Poster Session Winners

The winners of the CPES Undergraduate Poster Session, which was held on August 5th, 2016, are: First Overall: Alexzandra Hughes-Visentin (Physics) for her poster titled "The growth and purification of a chlo …