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Story Archive

Category Title Date Excerpt
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. 

Experimental Result

With Canadians, T2K Sees Neutrinos Appear

19 July 2013

At today's meeting of the European Physical Society, TRIUMF's Michael Wilking announced a new breakthrough in understanding neutrinos, nature's most elusive particles.

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. 

Experimental Result

Understanding the Inner Workings of Novae

11 July 2013

TRIUMF’s DRAGON Group has made the first successful observation of the fusion of radioactive 18F with hydrogen, producing19Ne. In time, this will give astrophysicists another way to observe the inner workings of novae.

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