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Professor Kimberly Strong receives the Royal Society of Canada’s Willet G. Miller Medal

Kimberly Strong, chair of the Faculty of Arts & Science’s Department of Physics and a leading authority in global atmospheric research, has received the prestigious 2022 Willet G. Miller Medal from the Royal Society of Canada.
Kimberly Strong

The award — named in honour of the distinguished geologist and an Ontario mining industry pioneer — is given every two years for outstanding research in any branch of the earth sciences.

“I'm delighted to be recognized by my colleagues, and I appreciate the effort that goes into these nominations,” says Strong who has been a physics professor at U of T since 1996 and served as director of the School of the Environment from 2013-2018.

“Of course, this is not just for me, it's for my group as well, as my research is highly collaborative,” she adds. “When I think of all of my graduate students, postdocs, and other group members over the years, this award is a reflection of their cumulative accomplishment.”

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