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Apr 10, 2017
Former graduate student, Feihu Xu recognized by the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers.
Feihu Xu is a former graduate student of Professor Hoi Kwong Lo and he has been named a co-winner of the inaugural Outstanding Dissertation Award (ODA) by the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers. more...
Mar 15, 2017 U of T Physics Alumni Zen Mariani is now among 32 candidates shortlisted in the CSA's Astronaut Program
U of T Physics Alumni Zen Mariani is now among 32 candidates shortlisted in the CSA's Astronaut Program
Zen Mariani was featured on CTV news on March 13, 2017 talking about his experiences during the selection process for the Astronaut Program. more...
Feb 23, 2017 U of T physicists discovered a way to increase the resolution of microscopes and telescopes
U of T physicists discovered a way to increase the resolution of microscopes and telescopes
University of Toronto researchers have found a way to increase the resolution of microscopes and telescopes beyond long-accepted limitations by tapping into previously neglected properties of light. more...
Feb 07, 2017 Graduate Student Madeleine Bonsma-Fisher among this year's NSERC award recipients
Graduate Student Madeleine Bonsma-Fisher among this year's NSERC award recipients
We go to the gym, count calories and take our vitamins — all in an effort to stay fit and avoid getting sick. But are we actually healthy? Our bodies are filled with bacteria and viruses that attack them, known as phages. Some of these tiny organisms float harmlessly along while others are ticking time bombs that could cause infections, diseases and even obesity. This microscopic community, called the “microbiome,” is unique to each person, and diversity and adaptation among bacteria and phages make it difficult to say for certain what a healthy microbiome looks like. more...
Feb 02, 2017
U of T Physics alumni shortlisted in the CSA's astronaut selection process!
U of T Physics alumni continue to do great things. 3 graduates are among the 72 candidates shortlisted for the Canadian Space Agency's astronaut selection program. more...
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Events
Quantum Optics Seminar May 05, 2017
Andrei Derevianko: CANCELLED 
Quantum Optics Seminar May 12, 2017
Takamasa Momose: TBA 
CQIQC Seminar May 12, 2017
Saikat Guha: Quantum enhancements in photonic information processing 
High Energy Theory Seminar May 29, 2017
John Terning: TBA 
Quantum Optics Seminar Jun 06, 2017
Philip Walther: TBA 
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