Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Physics professors honoured for their teaching in 2016/2017

Congratulations to the winning professors!

Prof. Wolfgang Rau was named the recipient of the 2016/17 Geoff Lockwood Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching. The award was previously known as the Undergraduate Award for Excellence in Teaching Physics.

Prof. Jordan Morelli was named the recipient of the 2016/17 Excellence in Instruction in the Engineering Physics Program.

Prof. Alastair McLean was named the recipient of the 2016/17 Excellence in Instruction in Pure Physics.

All award recipients were selected by the undergraduate students in the Department of Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy.

The End of the Year Physics Banquet, organized by the Engineering Physics and the Undergraduate Physics Council, was held on Friday, March 24th 2017.

Here are some highlights in pictures from The Grizzly Grill:

  • Prof. Rau receives the Geoff Lockwood Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching

    Prof. Rau is the winner of 2016-2017 Geoff Lockwood Memorial Award for Excellence in Teaching.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Prof. Morelli is the winner of Excellence in Instruction in the Engineering Physics Program

    Prof. Morelli is the winner of Excellence in Instruction in the Engineering Physics Program Award. Pictured with Taylor Sweet.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Prof. McLean is the winner of Excellence in Instruction in Pure Physics Award.

    Prof. McLean is the winner of Excellence in Instruction in Pure Physics Award.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • A wide shot of the Physics Banquet 2017 held at the Grizzly Grill on March 24, 2017

    A wide shot of the Physics Banquet 2017 held at the Grizzly Grill on March 24th, 2017.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Students with Prof. Martin and Prof. Rau

    Students with Prof. Martin and Prof. Rau.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Students with Prof. Knobel and Prof. Morelli

    Students with Prof. Knobel and Prof. Morelli
    ​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Students with Prof. McLean and Prof. Gao

    Students with Prof. McLean and Prof. Gao.
    ​​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Students during the Awards announcement.

    Students during the winners announcement.
    ​​​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Students with Prof. Di Stefano

    Students with Prof. Di Stefano (far left).
    ​​​​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Students with Prof. Fraser

    Students with Prof. Fraser.
    ​​​​​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Physics Undergrad students.

    Physics Undergrad students.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Physics Undergrad students.

    Physics Undergrad students.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Physics Undergrads enjoying their dinner.

    Physics Undergrads enjoying their dinner.
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Prof. Dignam with student and Prof. Di Stefano.

    Prof. Dignam (middle) with student and Prof. Di Stefano.
    ​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Prof. Knobel with students

    Prof. Knobel with students (far right).
    ​​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Physics Undergrads enjoying their dinner

    Physics Undergrad students enjoying their dinner. 
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Physics Undergrad students enjoying their dinner.

    Physics Undergrad students enjoying their dinner. 
    (Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Physics Undergrad Students during the Banquet

    Physics Undergrad Students during the Banquet.
    ​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

  • Having fun at the Banquet

    Having fun at the Banquet.
    ​(Photo: Laura Burchell)

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