General News

Faculty and Staff Awards

Message from the Department Head, Rob Knobel - Apr 01, 2023

Faculty and Staff winners are announced at the Banquet organized by DSC (Department Student Council)

Melissa Balson receives the 2022 Michael Condra Outstanding Student Service Award

Nov 08, 2022

This award is presented annually to a Queen’s faculty or staff member who has consistently provided outstanding service to students, other than in a teaching role

2022 Nobel Physics Prize

Oct 04, 2022

Nobel Prize in Physics "for experiments with entangled photons, establishing the violation of Bell inequalities and pioneering quantum information science".

The Queen’s Observatory Re-Opens!

Sep 19, 2022

Queen's Observatory resumes in-person Open House series!

Queen’s hosts Teraelectronvolt Particle Astrophysics (TeVPA) international conference

Sep 09, 2022

Nearly 200 scientists from all continents gathered at the conference to discuss latest research results

2022 Science Rendezvous Outstanding Volunteers are named

Sep 06, 2022

Congratulations Connor, Blaire and Alexandra!

In-person return of Science Rendezvous 2022 exceeds expectations

May 17, 2022

Exploring the many events at this year's amazing in-person Science Rendezvous

Science Rendezvous Kingston 2022

Apr 22, 2022

Come and explore the many events at this year's Science Rendevous and celebrate science and honour our amazing researchers and scientists!

Share your perspectives

Aug 18, 2021

An email with a survey link and information about the Climate Survey will be sent out in September to all Undergraduate Students.

TEDxSaclay: "Terre notre Vaisseau"

Jun 15, 2021

The conference is sponsored by The Department of Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy and by Queen's University.

COVID-19 Resources On and Off Campus

Apr 16, 2021

Useful COVID-19 resources at Queen's and off campus

Dr. Peter Willis and Bioanalytical Chemistry on Mars

Mar 12, 2021

Dr. Peter Willis, an alumni of the Chemistry Physics program (1994), has been one of the scientists in designing Mars Rovers at NASA. He was invited back at Queens and delivered an...