Physics News Archives

Angels and Demons - The Science Revealed

The movie Angels and Demons, directed by Ron Howard and based on the bestselling novel by Dan Brown, is set to hit theaters in May 2009. The plot revolves around a canister of antimatter "a thousand times more powerful than nuclear energy", stolen from the international particle...

Posted On: Thursday, April 30, 2009

It is my pleasure to tell  you about the Carleton University graduate student awards that have recently been won by our students.  These are awards that are open to a large section of the Carleton community and so they represent a community wide recognition of our student's achievements.

Our award winners are:

Tyler Dumouchel - Wylda Blanche McDermid Holbein Memorial Scholarship...

Posted On: Friday, March 13, 2009
Posted On: Monday, December 15, 2008

7:30 p.m.

2000 Bell Theatre, Minto Centre

Carleton University

Rolf-Dieter Heuer has been designated as the next Director General of...

Posted On: Tuesday, November 4, 2008


Success at ATLAS

September 10th was an international day of celebration, as the largest physics...

Posted On: Wednesday, September 10, 2008

The Toronto Star’s online edition of June 15, 2008 featured an article by Peter Calamai describing LeeAnn Janissen’s talk at the CAP Congress. The link to the article is     


Posted On: Sunday, June 15, 2008

The Kiwanis Club of Ottawa has announced funding to establish the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa Medical Foundation and Dr. Kanta Marwah Scholarship in Medical Physics at Carleton University.  Carleton will provide matching funding to establish the $100,000 endowment.

“Medical physics research at Carleton University is critical to developing solutions to human health issues, ranging from diagnosing and understanding diseases to...

Posted On: Monday, May 26, 2008