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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. 

From the Director


18 June 2013

TRIUMF was recently invited to join the Technology Education and Careers Council for the Applied Science Technologists and Technicians of British Columbia professional association.

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!