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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...

Queen's Indigenous engineering students in NASA rocket competition

May 03, 2021

Maranda Cherry, a third year student in Physics Engineering program is leading the First Nations Launch competition team to the US-NASA sponsored rocket launch competition for...

Cover from the American Journal of Physics

May 03, 2021

Research garners front page on American Journal of Physics

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...

Let's Talk Astrophysics Symposium

Feb 22, 2021

Let's Talk Astrophysics was held to attract high school students to astrophysics and the natural sciences. The event was featured on the CBC's In Town and Out...

Annie Xie's award at CCUWiP 2021

Jan 28, 2021

Annie Xie's accomplishment at the CCUWiP 2021

Grad Info Session

Nov 19, 2020

Professors Fraser, Hughes and Gao hosts a Grad Info Session

Graduate Studies Information Session on Wed November 18th from 5-6pm

Nov 18, 2020

This info session, led by Prof. James Fraser (Graduate Chair) and Prof. Steve Hughes, will help you better understand opportunities for graduate research in physics and engineering physics...

LGBTQ and STEM Day November 18th 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Nov 18, 2020

Tomorrow is LGBTQ+ in STEM international recognition day, sponsored by Pride in STEM. This day is quite relevant to our department, as it is symbolic of the 60th anniversary of American astronomer and gay activist Frank Kameny’s ...

Troy Allen wins 2020 Lane Best Presentation Award

Oct 09, 2020

Congratulations Troy for receiving the 2020 Lane Best Presentation Award!

Connor Stone and potential life on Venus

Sep 18, 2020

Connor Stone discusses about phosphine and the potential life on Venus