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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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Astronomy Night 2016
posted September 29, 2016
Open House Saturday, October 1, free and open to the public at the Sleaford Observatory and Research Facility. Car convoy departing Field House main parking lot at 7:00...

Case for Space
posted September 2, 2016
 Our Physics and Engineering Physics graduate student Matthew Kozun is perfecting a new way of gazing down at Earth's atmosphere.   Read more about this here:...

Announcing the 2016 Canadian Association of Physicists High School Prize Exam
posted June 21, 2016
High School Physics Competition Winners for 2016 Announced. The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics is pleased to announce the winners of two physics competitions for high school students...

Professional Practice Exam January 19, 2016
posted January 4, 2016
Professional certification opportunity for undergraduate and graduate...

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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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