2017 Department News

McMaster Undergraduates Win Big at the 2017 CUPC

Another successful Canadian Undergraduate Physics Conference has come and gone. This annual conference brings together about 150 of the top undergraduate physics students from across Canada to present summer research, meet peers, network, and much more. The 2017 version took place at Carleton University in Ottawa. McMaster was well represented at the conference. As usual, all McMaster attendees gave incredible presentations and made our school proud. 6 students in particular were able to come away with medals for top talks in their respective presentation categories:

Adree Khondker - 2nd Place, Biological & Medical Physics

Christian DiMaria - 1st Place, Applied & Engineering Physics

Cissy Suen - 1st Place, Quantum & Solid State Physics

Dana Murdoch - 3rd Place, Astrophysics & Cosmology

Karan Chowdhry - 2nd Place, Quantum & Solid State Physics

Leanne Dias - 3rd Place, Applied & Engineering Physics

Congratulations to the award winners along with all of our attendees! We look forward to another successful conference next year.

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