Department News - Page 38

M.Sc. Defence - EMILIA ILLES

Emilia Illes Will Be Defending Her Thesis (OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF UNDERDOPED HIGH Tc SUPERCONDUCTORS FROM A PHENOMONOLOGICAL MODEL) On Tuesday, August 19th

M.Sc. Defence - JAMES LEBLANC

James LeBlanc Will Be Defending His Thesis - SIGNATURES OF GAP INHOMOGENEITIES IN OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF SUPERCONDUCTORS - On Wednesday, August 20th

M.Sc. Defence - SIMON COMEAU

Simon Comeau Will Be Defending His Thesis (THE TIDAL HEATING OF BLACK HOLES IN KERR SPACE-TIME) On Tuesday, August 26th

Ph.D. Defence - ROLAND HAAS

Roland Haas Will Be Defending His Thesis (SELF-FORCE ON POINT PARTICLES IN ORBIT AROUND A SCHWARZSCHILD BLACK HOLE) On Thursday, August 21st

GTA Vacancies for Fall 2008

There are several GTA positions that are open for this coming fall. Further information and application forms are available on the next page.

M.Sc. Defence - KYLE LEACH

Kyle Leach Will Be Defending His Thesis - HIGH-PRECISION MEASUREMENT OF THE SUPERALLOWED BETA DECAY BRANCHING RATIO OF 38mK - On Friday, August 8th

CHAIR ANNOUNCEMENT

Tony Vannelli, Dean, College of Physical and Engineering Science is pleased to announce that Dr. Eric Poisson has agreed to become the next Chair of the Department of Physics beginning a five year term on July 1, 2008.

R.B. Reynolds Award Winner 2008 - Amanda O'Halloran

This medal is awarded to a graduating student in the Spring semester who has completed semester 8 of any of the majors in Physics and who has obtained the highest cumulative average in the required Physics courses of that program, normally taken in …