Research on alpha emitters is still in its infancy, primarily due to their limited availability. Jason Crawford, a Ph.D. student at the University of Victoria, wants to see that change using infrastructure at TRIUMF.
As part of his first trip to our lab, Canadian astronaut Col. Chris Hadfield kindly indulged us in answering a few questions before meeting with laboratory staff and taking a tour of our facilities. Audio clips of the interview and photos from the tour available...
The legacy of Erich
Vogt was celebrated by his many friends during a scientific symposium last week. Erich exemplified a true renaissance man with a broad education,
unmatched motivation and exemplary people skills.