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Current Events

Open House attracted 1,200 Happy Visitors

01 October 2013

Nearly 1,200 visitors braved torrential rain to experience demonstrations and explanations of the world-class research occurring right here at TRIUMF. 

Current Events

Top Honours to Mt. Allison/TRIUMF Student

20 September 2013

Amy MacLean’s work in green chemistry as a TRIUMF summer student recently received recognition at the annual CSC Conference.

Workshops & Conferences

TRIUMF and ECUAD find “Common Ground”

30 August 2013

The public dialogue “Common Ground” was the launch of the Conversations Project at Emily Carr, in collaboration with TRIUMF and the Artists in Residence program.

Current Events

TRIUMF and India’s VECC Join on Isotopes

08 August 2013

The Memorandum of Understanding will combine key resources and labour between the two facilities for the advancement of research into rare isotopes for science and medicine. 

Workshops & Conferences

TRISEP Challenges Future Physics Leaders

24 July 2013

This year's TRISEP (Tri-Institute Summer School on Elementary Particles), attracted graduate students from around the globe. Read a first-hand account from one of the students, Claire David. 

Awards & Honours

TRIUMF Student Awarded CERN Fellowship

18 July 2013

Former TRIUMF collaborator Chloé Malbrunot was recognized as a senior research fellow with CERN’s ASACUSA collaboration that is studying anti-hydrogen.

Awards & Honours

Japan & Canada Compete for Top Researcher

11 July 2013

U.S. researcher Mark Hartz is the envy of Japan's Kavli Institute for Physics and Mathematics of the Universe and Canada's TRIUMF lab.  For the next five years, he will work on T2K neutrinos and choose which country will be his long-term home. 

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

2013 Physics Teaching Awards Announced

02 July 2013

In partnership with the Canadian Association of Physicists, the Institute of Particle Physics, and others, TRIUMF is proud to announce the winners of this year's 2013 CAP Award for Excellence in Teaching High School/CEGEP Physics.

From the Director

Nigel Lockyer to be Next Fermilab Director

20 June 2013

TRIUMF's Director, Nigel Lockyer has been selected to become the next director of Fermliab in the U.S. He will be stepping into this new role in the autumn.