Physics News Archives


The Department of Physics is seeking qualified Contract Instructors for the Summer 2018 Academic Year. For more information, please refer to the link below:

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Posted On: Friday, January 12, 2018


Congratulations to David Sinclair on his Appointment as Officer to the Order of Canada on December 29th 2017. 

David Sinclair, O.C. 
Ottawa, Ontario

For his...

Posted On: Tuesday, January 2, 2018


The Carleton University Particle Physics Group in Ottawa, Canada invites applications for a postdoctoral fellow position on the ATLAS experiment at the CERN LHC. The Carleton ATLAS group currently consists of five faculty members: Alain Bellerive, Dag Gillberg, Thomas Koffas, Gerald Oakham, and Manuella Vincter. The group typically has four postdoctoral fellows and approximately eight graduate students.

The full details of the position can...

Posted On: Tuesday, January 2, 2018

 

York University is looking for two Canada Research Chairs in Visual Science and invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Biophysics. For more information visit our Employment Opportunities page. 

Posted On: Thursday, December 7, 2017

The Department of Physics will require a Laboratory Supervisor for the Winter term (January – April) 2018. 

Duties will include supervision of undergraduate teaching laboratories and organization of tutorials for the PHYS1004 course.

See the full ad here

Posted On: Tuesday, December 5, 2017


Congratulations to Graham Cree, a graduate student in the Department of Physics, working in the ATLAS team, has been awarded the prestigious Governor General's Medal during the Fall Convocation ceremonies. For more information, please visit Carleton's convocation site here

Posted On: Wednesday, November 15, 2017


Grad Research: "Heart-y" Research

More than four billion diagnostic radiological procedures are performed around the world every year.

Researchers, like PhD candidate Sarah Cuddy-Walsh, continue to...

Posted On: Wednesday, November 15, 2017

 

You're invited to attend From the Sun, to the Universe: Your Hidden Connections to the Cosmos, a Public Lecture by Lawrence KraussFoundation Professor of the...

Posted On: Friday, October 13, 2017


SNOLAB Exhibit at Carleton University

October 3 - 23, 2017
Fenn Lounge, Residence Commons

Carleton University is pleased to host New Eyes on the Universe, an exhibit about...

Posted On: Thursday, October 5, 2017


David Sinclair and Mark Boulay are each presenting talks during the SNOLAB exhibit. Please find more information below. 



The SNOLAB Legacy

with David Sinclair...

Posted On: Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Dr. MK Sundaresan (Sundar) was born in Chennai (Madras) India on Sept. 2, 1929.  He started his career in theoretical physics as a PhD student of Hans Bethe at Cornell. He returned to India but moved to Canada to work at the National Research Council (NRC) in Ottawa in 1957. He was appointed as an Assistant Professor at Carleton University in 1961. His subsequent career was intimately bound up with the Department of Physics. He...

Posted On: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

TA applications for the Winter 2018 term in the Physics Department are now open!

The Physics Department is looking for individuals who are interested in working as a Teaching Assistant in the first-year Physics/BIT courses during the Winter 2018 term.

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Posted On: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

 

Dr. Pauline Gagnon from University of Indiana will give a physics departement public lecture titled "Improbable feats and useless discoveries". The event is open to the public and free of charge.

Location and time: Azrieli Theatre, room 302 from 19:30 to 21:00

Posted On: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

 

The Particle Astrophysics Group at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada, is looking for a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The successful applicant will participate in data analysis for the DEAP-3600 experiment, as well as research and development of silicon photomultiplier (SiPM) detectors for next-generation noble liquid experiments searching for dark matter and neutrinoless double beta decay. 

The deadline to apply is September 29th 2017.

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Posted On: Wednesday, September 13, 2017

 

Congratulations to the Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) for a very successful conference July 12-15 right here in Ottawa, and congratulations to the Ottawa medical physicists who won awards at the conference!  Our thanks to the many members of the Local Arrangements Committee who made the conference run so smoothly.

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Posted On: Saturday, July 15, 2017