Department News

Mon, 2015-09-28 10:04
Congratulations to Department of Physics & Astronomy Associate Professor Dr. Steven Plotkin, who is appointed as...
Mon, 2015-09-21 15:21
(from If only calculating the distance between Earth and far-off galaxies was as easy as pulling out the...
Wed, 2015-09-09 15:44
(from Graphene, the ultra-thin, ultra-strong material made from a single layer of carbon atoms, just got a...
Mon, 2015-08-24 10:24
(from UBC Science) When an experiment doesn’t go as expected in a new introductory physics lab at the University of...
Thu, 2015-07-30 10:55
(From A $66.5-million investment from the Government of Canada—the largest government investment in a...
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Upcoming Events

Astronomy Colloquia
Elisabeth Mills (Jansky Fellow)
Mon, 2015-10-05 15:30
The giant molecular cloud G0.253+0.016 or "The Brick" is a massive (M~10^5 solar masses) cloud in the Galactic center....
Garth Huber (U Regino)
Tue, 2015-10-06 14:00
One of the top ten unsolved problems in physics is the nature of the strong force where quark confinement dominates. i....
Condensed Matter Seminars
Stefan Tautz, Peter Grünberg Institute (PGI-3), Forschungszentrum Jülich & Jülich Aachen Research Alliance (JARA)
Thu, 2015-10-08 14:00
Imaging surface adsorbed molecules as precisely as possible is a fascinating goal, the attainment of which promises to...
Department Colloquia
Thu, 2015-10-08 16:00
Magdalena Bazalova-Carter
Thu, 2015-10-15 14:00
Radiation therapy of deep-seated target is most commonly delivered with x-ray beams or with the increasingly more...
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