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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.

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Alumni Association Achievement Awards
posted October 22, 2015
Former Ph.D. student Mark Boots receives 2015 Alumni Achievement Award. Gala event 5:30 pm, Marquis...

Canadian shares 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics
posted October 22, 2015
“for the discovery of neutrino oscillations, which shows that neutrinos have mass”     Arthur B. McDonald, Sudbury Neutrino Observatory...

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...

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

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