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Wed, 2017-04-12 16:49
Question: What do you get when a film writer/director/producer meets an astrophysicist/movie buff?Answer: Grand Unified...
Wed, 2017-03-22 09:28
Congratulations to PHAS graduate student Ellen Schelew (supervisor Jeff Young) for placing third in the UBC 3 Minute...
Tue, 2017-03-14 13:19
UBC Physics & Astronomy researchers Joshua Folk, Kirk Madison, and Ingrid Stairs received in total a million...
Wed, 2017-02-08 14:54
Congratulations to Dr. Bill Unruh for receiving the Humboldt Research Award from the Humboldt Foundation in Germany.  "...
Tue, 2017-02-07 17:16
Congratulations to Dr. Douglas Scott, who received the 2017 UBC Killam Research Prize. The prize recognizes outstanding...
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Grad Theses
Mon, 2017-04-24 14:00
Abstract: In this thesis, we calculate the linear dc conductance of two types of multi-terminal interacting systems:...
Astronomy Colloquia
Renu Malhotra (Lunar and Planetary Lab, University of Arizona)
Mon, 2017-04-24 15:30
Several recent studies have appealed to the clustering of the angular orbital elements of very distant, extreme Kuiper...
Upcoming Other Talks
Dr. Qinghuang Lin, Sr. Manager and IBM Master Inventor, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
Tue, 2017-04-25 11:30
AMPEL Special SeminarWafer-­‐Scale Nanofabrication of Fluidic Microchips for Detecting and Controlling Single DNA...
Condensed Matter Seminars
Eteri Svanidze, McMaster University
Thu, 2017-05-25 14:00
Uranium intermetallic compounds exhibit a wide range of exotic properties -- unconventional superconductivity and...
Condensed Matter Seminars
Eric Akkerman, The Technion, Israel
Thu, 2017-08-03 14:00
Scale invariance is a common property of our everyday environment. Its breaking gives rise to less common but beautiful...
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