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
Workshops & Conferences

Cyclotron Conference a Great Success

05 October 2013

TRIUMF was privileged to host the 20th International Conference on Cyclotrons and their Applications a few weeks ago; the conference attracted 250 experts and students to discuss this exciting field.

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.

Experimental Result

Determination of the Proton's Weak Charge

17 September 2013

TRIUMF and other Canadian collaborators have participated in the first measurement of the proton's weak charge; results will be published in Physical Review Letters.

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.


TRIUMF Welcomes Fellowship Students

26 August 2013

Keiler, Benjamin, and Lloyd spent six weeks at the laboratory with teams from the Nuclear Medicine division, TRIUMF's High Voltage EDM Lab, and the μSR experiment as part of a competitive fellowship for recent high school graduates. 

Funding Announcements

8pi Celebrated at TRIUMF

14 August 2013

Science Week’s 8pi Symposium celebrated the end of an era for the spectrometer, which will soon be replaced by GRIFFIN in ISAC-I.

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. 

Student Stories

Inspiring Young Aboriginal Scientists

24 July 2013

Taylor is completing a 4-week placement at TRIUMF as part of the annual Emerging Aboriginal Scholars Camp.

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.