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Aephraim Steinberg among U of T researchers leading CIFAR interdisciplinary research programs May 01, 2019

Aephraim Steinberg among U of T researchers leading CIFAR interdisciplinary research programs

U of T News featured an article on April 29/2019 that includes our Aephraim Steinberg for his work on Quantum Information Science.
PhD student Erik Lutsch tracks wildfire impact at the top of the world Mar 25, 2019

PhD student Erik Lutsch tracks wildfire impact at the top of the world

The work of Erik Lutsch and his colleagues was featured on the Canadian Geographic website.
David Curtin - on the hunt for particles that escaped the Large Hadron Collider Feb 26, 2019

David Curtin - on the hunt for particles that escaped the Large Hadron Collider

FROM U of T NEWS: A University of Toronto theoretical physicist on the hunt for hidden particles that could solve cosmic mysteries hopes Canada will go all in on a particle-detection project – one that could put Toronto at the nexus of world-leading research.
Professor Dick Peltier is the 2019 Recipient of the IUGG Gold Medal Feb 05, 2019

Professor Dick Peltier is the 2019 Recipient of the IUGG Gold Medal

Professor Dick Peltier is the 2019 Recipient of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) Gold Medal
Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo and his collaborators have developed a prototype for a key element for all-photonic quantum repeaters Jan 30, 2019

Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo and his collaborators have developed a prototype for a key element for all-photonic quantum repeaters

Engineering researchers have demonstrated proof-of-principle for a device that could serve as the backbone of a future quantum Internet. University of Toronto Engineering professor Hoi-Kwong Lo and his collaborators have developed a prototype for a key element for all-photonic quantum repeaters, a critical step in long-distance quantum communication.
Professor Pekka Sinervo Named to the Order of Canada Jan 10, 2019

Professor Pekka Sinervo Named to the Order of Canada

Pekka Sinervo was named to the Order of Canada for his contributions to particle physics and for his groundbreaking research in the study of heavier quarks.
U of T Physics professor Pierre Savard among those named new Canada Research Chairs Nov 15, 2018

U of T Physics professor Pierre Savard among those named new Canada Research Chairs

In an announcement made at U of T, Kirsty Duncan, the federal science minister, revealed the university will be home to 21 new and renewed chairs as a result of the program’s most recent competition
Department of Physics Professor Hae-Young Kee has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society Oct 15, 2018

Department of Physics Professor Hae-Young Kee has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society

Department of Physics Professor Hae-Young Kee has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) by the APS Council of Representatives at its September meeting upon the recommendation of the APS Division of APS Division of Condensed Matter Physics (DCMP).
Graduate Student Ilan Tzitrin's Figure Selected for Kaleidoscope Oct 11, 2018

Graduate Student Ilan Tzitrin's Figure Selected for Kaleidoscope

The Physical Review has selected a figure from Ilan's Tzitrin's paper to be part of their Kaleidoscope.
2018 Nobel Prize in Physics Oct 02, 2018

2018 Nobel Prize in Physics

Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in Physics. This includes Canadian Donna Strickland, the first woman to win the prize in 55 years! Professor Strickland won for work which came from her very first professional research publication, as a graduate student in the 1980s.
Department of Physics Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society Sep 25, 2018

Department of Physics Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society

Department of Physics Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) by the APS Council of Representatives at its September meeting upon the recommendation of the APS Division of Quantum Information (DQI).
QCrypt 2018 Student Paper Award recipient is UofT Physics graduate student Wenyuan Wang Sep 04, 2018

QCrypt 2018 Student Paper Award recipient is UofT Physics graduate student Wenyuan Wang

Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo’s PhD student, (Mike) Wenyuan Wang, won the Best Student Paper Award at the QCrypt conference (August 27-31, 2018) - the largest scientific conference in quantum cryptography.
New Federal Funding for the Canadian Contribution to the LHC Upgrade Jun 29, 2018

New Federal Funding for the Canadian Contribution to the LHC Upgrade

University of Toronto Physics Professor Peter Krieger was part of the recent announcement of federal funding for a Canadian contribution to the upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. This announcement was made in Vancouver on June 25 by the Minister of Science, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan.
Killam Research Fellowship Awarded to Prof. Yong-Baek Kim May 09, 2018

Killam Research Fellowship Awarded to Prof. Yong-Baek Kim

Prof. Yong-Baek Kim of the Department of Physics has been awarded a Killam Research Fellowship from the Canada Council of the Arts.
Cultural Collisions: Science Engagement Through the Arts Apr 05, 2018

Cultural Collisions: Science Engagement Through the Arts

You always wanted to know what particle physics looks like if you combine it with art? You are curious about the work and lives of physicists? Then this is the place to go!
'Heroic calculation': Prof. Peltier on using new supercomputer to shed light on how oceans behave Mar 07, 2018

'Heroic calculation': Prof. Peltier on using new supercomputer to shed light on how oceans behave

To break in Canada’s newest, most powerful research supercomputer, the University of Toronto’s Richard Peltier is running a “heroic calculation” – one that is expected to shed new light on how the world’s oceans physically function.
Amar Vutha - Recipient of the 2018 Sloan Fellowship Feb 16, 2018

Amar Vutha - Recipient of the 2018 Sloan Fellowship

The Sloan Research Fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise. These two-year fellowships are awarded yearly to 126 researchers in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to their field. The 2018 Sloan Research Fellows will receive fellowships in the amount of $65,000.
Unseen Toronto: Hidden Technologies Feb 08, 2018

Unseen Toronto: Hidden Technologies

Filmed at U of T Physics! Watch it here.
Jan 03, 2018

Malcolm Graham Donation of Works on Physics

Last year Professor Emeritus Malcolm Graham donated his collection of works on Physics to the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library.
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Aephraim Steinberg among U of T researchers leading CIFAR interdisciplinary research programs
U of T News featured an article on April 29/2019 that includes our Aephraim Steinberg for his work on Quantum Information Science.
PhD student Erik Lutsch tracks wildfire impact at the top of the world
The work of Erik Lutsch and his colleagues was featured on the Canadian Geographic website.
David Curtin - on the hunt for particles that escaped the Large Hadron Collider
FROM U of T NEWS: A University of Toronto theoretical physicist on the hunt for hidden particles that could solve cosmic mysteries hopes Canada will go all in on a particle-detection project – one that could put Toronto at the nexus of world-leading research.
Professor Dick Peltier is the 2019 Recipient of the IUGG Gold Medal
Professor Dick Peltier is the 2019 Recipient of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) Gold Medal
Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo and his collaborators have developed a prototype for a key element for all-photonic quantum repeaters
Engineering researchers have demonstrated proof-of-principle for a device that could serve as the backbone of a future quantum Internet. University of Toronto Engineering professor Hoi-Kwong Lo and his collaborators have developed a prototype for a key element for all-photonic quantum repeaters, a critical step in long-distance quantum communication.
Professor Pekka Sinervo Named to the Order of Canada
Pekka Sinervo was named to the Order of Canada for his contributions to particle physics and for his groundbreaking research in the study of heavier quarks.
U of T Physics professor Pierre Savard among those named new Canada Research Chairs
In an announcement made at U of T, Kirsty Duncan, the federal science minister, revealed the university will be home to 21 new and renewed chairs as a result of the program’s most recent competition
Department of Physics Professor Hae-Young Kee has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society
Department of Physics Professor Hae-Young Kee has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) by the APS Council of Representatives at its September meeting upon the recommendation of the APS Division of APS Division of Condensed Matter Physics (DCMP).
Graduate Student Ilan Tzitrin's Figure Selected for Kaleidoscope
The Physical Review has selected a figure from Ilan's Tzitrin's paper to be part of their Kaleidoscope.
2018 Nobel Prize in Physics
Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in Physics. This includes Canadian Donna Strickland, the first woman to win the prize in 55 years! Professor Strickland won for work which came from her very first professional research publication, as a graduate student in the 1980s.
Department of Physics Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society
Department of Physics Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo has been elected Fellow of the American Physical Society (APS) by the APS Council of Representatives at its September meeting upon the recommendation of the APS Division of Quantum Information (DQI).
QCrypt 2018 Student Paper Award recipient is UofT Physics graduate student Wenyuan Wang
Professor Hoi-Kwong Lo’s PhD student, (Mike) Wenyuan Wang, won the Best Student Paper Award at the QCrypt conference (August 27-31, 2018) - the largest scientific conference in quantum cryptography.
New Federal Funding for the Canadian Contribution to the LHC Upgrade
University of Toronto Physics Professor Peter Krieger was part of the recent announcement of federal funding for a Canadian contribution to the upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider at CERN. This announcement was made in Vancouver on June 25 by the Minister of Science, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan.
Killam Research Fellowship Awarded to Prof. Yong-Baek Kim
Prof. Yong-Baek Kim of the Department of Physics has been awarded a Killam Research Fellowship from the Canada Council of the Arts.
Cultural Collisions: Science Engagement Through the Arts
You always wanted to know what particle physics looks like if you combine it with art? You are curious about the work and lives of physicists? Then this is the place to go!
'Heroic calculation': Prof. Peltier on using new supercomputer to shed light on how oceans behave
To break in Canada’s newest, most powerful research supercomputer, the University of Toronto’s Richard Peltier is running a “heroic calculation” – one that is expected to shed new light on how the world’s oceans physically function.
Amar Vutha - Recipient of the 2018 Sloan Fellowship
The Sloan Research Fellowships seek to stimulate fundamental research by early-career scientists and scholars of outstanding promise. These two-year fellowships are awarded yearly to 126 researchers in recognition of distinguished performance and a unique potential to make substantial contributions to their field. The 2018 Sloan Research Fellows will receive fellowships in the amount of $65,000.
Unseen Toronto: Hidden Technologies
Filmed at U of T Physics! Watch it here.
Professor Sajeev John Appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada
 
Malcolm Graham Donation of Works on Physics
Last year Professor Emeritus Malcolm Graham donated his collection of works on Physics to the Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library.
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