Canada's National Laboratory for Particle and Nuclear Physics Laboratoire national canadien pour la recherche en physique nucléaire et en physique des particules

Story Archive

Category Title Date Excerpt
Awards & Honours

Jamie Forrest Awarded Brockhouse Medal

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.

Current Events

New Milestone for Tc-99m Production

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.

Current Events

Tom Ruth Appointed to UN IAEA Board

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.

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! 

Current Events

CERN Council Renews Strategy for Physics

30 May 2013

The CERN Council formally adopted an update to the European strategy for particle physics, noting that cross-border collaboration in science pays dividends for Europe in terms of knowledge, innovation, education and training.

Current Events

ARIEL Construction Reaches Milestone

23 May 2013

The careful disassembly of the tower crane represents the completion of a year's worth of work, from the site excavation to the establishment of ARIEL's concrete structure. The end of construction is near!

Current Events

Science Cheers for Europe Day

23 May 2013

On Europe Day – a widely celebrated day in Europe- key speakers were invited to a symposium held at UBC campus to discuss Canadian and European cultural and economic ties through the lens of science and history. 

Current Events

TRIUMF Forges European Connections

14 May 2013

The international editorial board of Nuclear Physics News met at TRIUMF for their biannual editorial board meeting to map out topics for future issues, tour TRIUMF and better understand its rare-isotope beam programs. 

Current Events

McGill Formally Joins TRIUMF Family

10 May 2013