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Current Events

Engineering the Future

29 December 2012

TRIUMF's engineering talent is recognized by professional peers; Aurelia Laxdal achieves P.Eng. credential and joins almost 20 other Professional Engineers at TRIUMF.

Current Events

Endeavouring to Search for All Matter

05 May 2011

Take-off may have been delayed, but the Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer is ready for launch on board the final mission for U.S. Space Shuttle Endeavour.

Current Events

Elaine Campbell to Bear the Olympic Torch

04 February 2010

TRIUMF's Elaine Campbell prepares to take part in history through her exciting role as an Olympic torchbearer when the flame arrives in Delta, BC.

Current Events

Dr. Vogt Delivers His Last Physics Lecture

17 December 2009

After 45 years of teaching first year Physics at the UBC, Dr. Erich Vogt delivered his final lecture to his last class of Physics 107 students. Many of his colleagues and past students were also in attendance.

Awards & Honours

Dr. Myers Awarded CAP-TRIUMF Vogt Medal

27 April 2012

Robert Myers has been awarded the CAP-TRIUMF Vogt Medal for Contributions to Subatomic Physics for his work on string theory.

Current Events

Dr. Marco Schippers Strengthens Collaboration Between TRIUMF and PSI

04 September 2007

TRIUMF and PSI (Paul Scherrer Institute) — the Swiss research institute for natural and engineering sciences — share a long history of collaboration for the design, construction and exploitation of their large high intensity cyclotrons.

Awards & Honours

Dr. Lapi Wins Recognition for AAPS Isotope-Separator Project

26 August 2010

On August 4, the TeraChem* 2010 Committee announced the winners of the Marino Nicolini Prize. One of the winners is Dr. Suzanne Lapi (Suzy), who submitted a paper based on the MoRe isotope-separation project.

Current Events

Dr. Hitoshi Murayama at Science World

03 July 2013

Join Dr. Hitoshi Murayama of the Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (IPMU) as he discusses the mysteries of the universe during the free public lecture at Science World. 

Awards & Honours

Dr. Gingras Awarded the '09 CAP Brockhouse Medal

10 November 2009

Dr. Michel Gingras, who spent some of his formative years at TRIUMF as a research associate in the Theory Group, has been awarded the 2009 Canadian Association of Physicists Brockhouse Medal.

Awards & Honours

Doug Storey Honoured by NSERC

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!