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The Department of Physics is seeking qualified Contract Instructors for the Fall 2016 and                        Winter 2017 Academic Year.  

  PHYS 3007...
Posted On: Thursday, June 2, 2016

The discovery of gravitational waves from colliding black holes

Physics Public Lecture
Speaker: Dr. Harald Pfeiffer (CITA, University of Toronto)
Friday June 10 2016 at 7:30pm
River building 2200,...

Posted On: Tuesday, May 10, 2016

 

The experimental particle physics group at Carleton University is seeking an electronics specialist or Electronics Engineer to work in close collaboration with the experimental physicists in our group on the development, testing and repair of electronics for use with particle detectors. We seek candidates who have expertise in the design, simulation and layout of fast pulse circuitry, multilayer board specification, and ASIC+FPGA design. The candidate must have the ability to...

Posted On: Tuesday, May 10, 2016

The Department of Physics is seeking qualified Contract Instructors for the Summer 2017 Academic Year.  

Applicants must complete the...

Posted On: Friday, April 1, 2016

The Department of Physics is seeking qualified Contract Instructors for the Winter 2017 Academic Year.  

Applicants must complete the Contract Instructor Application Form and send, along with a cover letter and recent curriculum vitae including educational background,...

Posted On: Friday, April 1, 2016

The Department of Physics is seeking qualified Contract Instructors for the Fall 2016 Academic Year.  

BIT 1002 ...
Posted On: Friday, April 1, 2016

The Department of Physics is seeking qualified Contract Instructors for the Summer 2016 Academic Year.  

  

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Posted On: Friday, April 1, 2016

 

Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2016 17:24:09 -0400
From: Zoe Jaremus <jaremusatdunlap [dot] utoronto [dot] ca>
Subject: Less than 3 weeks to apply to Dunlap Astronomical Instrumentation Summer School

The school runs August 14 ~ 19 and includes both lecture and laboratory activities. It is intended for students who have...

Posted On: Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Teaching Assistant Opportunities
Carleton University, Department of Physics

Applications are invited from students at Carleton University and other interested persons to work as a Teaching Assistant in a first year Physics and/or BIT courses during the 2016 Summer term.

Required Qualifications:
Candidates should have at least successfully completed a BSc degree in Physics or Engineering Physics or have successfully completed third year...

Posted On: Wednesday, March 23, 2016


Dr. Colin Denniston
Professor
University of Western Ontario

Date:  Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Time:  2:30pm
Location:  TB 360

Abstract: 
Balls and Strings

Designer materials are materials manufactured to display certain properties...

Posted On: Tuesday, March 22, 2016


Slap Shot Science: A Curious Fan’s Guide to Hockey, by Alain Haché
A captivating study of Canadians’ national game skates over one element, says Andrew Robinson                Article appeared in the Times Hire Education Supplement, 10-16th March 2016 issue.

As a Briton living in Canada for the past 15 years, I was delighted to take on this book...

Posted On: Thursday, March 10, 2016

Video Recording of Lecture: ...

Posted On: Tuesday, February 23, 2016

 

By Pallab Ghosh
Science correspondent, BBC News

http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-35524440

Posted On: Thursday, February 11, 2016

By Marlene Orton
Photo by Luther Caverly

In physics circles, Gerald Oakham might just be a Jack of Many Trades. Now Chair of the Department of Physics at Carleton University, he has been part of a glorious period of success that has brought his work into the most magnificent of all man-made caverns – the Large...

Posted On: Tuesday, February 9, 2016