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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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Dr. Akira Hirose (1941-2017)
posted November 22, 2017
  Akira Hirose-Emeritus Professor, Ph.D., D.Sc., FAPS, FIEEE, FRSC,     (1941-2017)    It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Akira Hirose. ...

Theoretical Progress Toward Room Temperature Semiconductors
posted October 26, 2017
Crystal Structure image by  Kaori Tanaka, John Tse, Hanyu...

Dark Matter, Dark Energy
posted October 23, 2017
Public lecture, Nov....

How to make a pinhole camera
posted August 16, 2017
Hello, In order to view the Partial Solar Eclipse on Monday August 21st you need to either have special glasses, telescope with a protective lens or you can use a pinhole camera.   ...

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University of Saskatchewan
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Saskatoon, SK S7N 5E2

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