Constructing a New Accelerator
Once complete in 2015, the Advanced Rare IsotopE Laboratory (ARIEL) will enable TRIUMF to expand Canada’s capabilities in producing and studying isotopes for physics and medicine.
18 June 2013 - TRIUMF Director Dr. Nigel Lockyer was recently appointed to the Technology Education and Careers Council for the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia professional association.
09 June 2013 - With Canadian-developed tools and technology, a national team led by TRIUMF has reached a crucial milestone at the BC Cancer Agency in developing and deploying alternatives for supplying the key medical isotope Tc-99m.
06 June 2013 - Dr. Tom Ruth has been appointed for a two-year term to serve as a healthcare expert to the international agency whose mission is to promote safe, secure and peaceful use of nuclear technologies.
10 June 2013 - UWaterloo researcher Jamie Forrest and colleague Kari Dalnoki-Veress honoured for their work in dynamics and morphology of confined soft materials by the Canadian Association of Physicists.
04 June 2013 - UVic Ph.D. candidate Doug Storey announced as a winner of the NSERC Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship for his work in accelerator physics at TRIUMF. Congratulations!
28 May 2013 - UBC Mechanical Engineering students collaborated with TRIUMF's Applied Technology Group for a fourth year capstone project- a new universal modular design for target stations within the beam line from the cyclotron.