College of Arts and Science - where great minds meet

Welcome to the Department of Physics & Engineering Physics

Learn about black holes, atmospheric phenomena, new materials, quarks and gluons. Investigate such phenomena as the big bang, quantum mechanical paradoxes and superconductivities. Experiment using telescopes, satellites, radar, tokamaks, synchrotron and particle accelerators. Conduct space weather observations and atmospheric ozone monitoring. These opportunities and more are available to you when you choose to major in Physics at the University of Saskatchewan.

Recent News

International researchers to conduct fusion experiments at U of S
posted August 21, 2015
Scientists from nine countries are meeting at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) from Aug. 23-28 to conduct experiments to help answer questions crucial to the development of commercial...

Convocation 2015: top graduating students
posted June 4, 2015
Photos by Daniel Belhumeur, Sevenstar Studio The following graduating students were the recipients of top academic...

High School Physics Competition Winners for 2015 Announced
posted June 1, 2015
  The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics is pleased to announce the winners of two physics competitions for high school students in Saskatchewan: The 2015 Canadian Association of...

SuperDARN Canada Leading the Charge in Study of Global Space Weather Patterns
posted April 29, 2015
Dr. Kathryn McWilliams, was in the spotlight in this recent article featured in West Grid.  Please click on the link below to read the...

View More News Items

Upcoming Events

No event items available

View More Events

Contact us

Department of Physics & Engineering Physics
University of Saskatchewan
116 Science Place, Rm 163
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2

See Detailed Contact Info


Physics Links Page

U of S Observatory

College of Engineering



Health and Safety