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Recent Graduates

We are very proud of all our recent graduates. Scroll to explore the theses of our recent graduates.

2017

Nathan Brunetti

Fraser Evans

Gandhali Joshi

Ivy Wang

Ben Davis-Purcell

Richard Alsop

Wyatt Kirkby

Peter Lunts

Alex Cridland

Sean Takahashi

Alannah Hallas

Sarah McKenzie-Picotk

Corey Howard

Angus Mok

Ben Pearce

Timothy Munsie

Jesse Mumford

Gwen Eadie

Ben Keller

Connor Buhariwalla

2016

Nick Miladinovic

Devin Burke

Ashkan Dehghan-Kooshkghazi

Matthew Alessi

Darryl MacBeath

Peter Hayman

Jared Enns

Meghan Miholics

Adam Fortais

Wen Huang

Ian Roberts

Michael Birch

Gordon Vanderwoude

Haizhao Zhi

Casey Marjerrison

Faiyaz Hasan

Ross Diener

Mikhail Klassen

2015

Mark Ilton

Jesse Hall

Solomon Barkley

Rory Woods

Laura Toppozini

Ben Jackel

Max Schirm

Jerod Wagman

Jessica McCloskey

Shouvik Sur

Rachel Ward

Kaz Sliwa

Matilda Backholm

Ryan Plestid

Jeremy Webb

Aisha Mahmoud-Perez

Ray Ng

Seyed Zamani Dahaj

2014

Seyed Zamani Dahaj

Arash Ahmadi

Aaron Maxwell

Samantha Benincasa

Rob Peters

Jonathan Newton

Teresa Medina

Fei-Chi Yang

Carley Miki

Kelly Cathcart

Mahsa Rahimi Movassagh

Sedigh Ghamari

Raffi Schulman

Adam Royle

Marie-Pier Neault

Damien Robertson

Paul Fowler

Mischa Thesberg

Gengming He

Kevin Mortimer

Grigory Bednik

Nehad Hirmiz

Andreas Deschner

Kevin Sooley

2013

Matthew McCreadie

Katharina Fritsch

Alex Cridland

Travis Williams

David Bazak

Corey Howard

Youhai Sun

Spencer Manwell

Alyssa Cobb

Tara Parkin

Prasanna Balasubramanian

Phillip Ashby

Akbar Safari

Annie Hou

Matthew Williams

Jimin Zhang

Kyle Pastor

Robert D'Ortenzio

Brendan Sinnott

Tara Power

Clare Armstrong

Amit Patel

Charmaine Tressler

2012

Andrew Bartlett

Josh McGraw

Robin Tunley

Chris Gatopolous

Tim Munsie

Allan Bayntun

Jesse Mumford

Yasuhiro Hasegawa

Pak Lam (Philip) Lee

Ashkan Dehghan

Marlon Rodney

Brittany McDonald

Dennis Duffin

Kathryn Ross

Robert Cockcroft

David Torchetti

Meng Wu

Mirsaeed Zelli

Patrick Rogers

Sara Cormier

Alex Chan

Michael Horbatsch

Matthew Barrett

Daniel Irvine

2011

Leo van Nierop

Maximilien Schirm

Blair Cardigan-Smith

Mikhail Klassen

Kiana Setoodehnia

Rachel Ward

Kaz Sliwa

Martin Kaye

Rory Woods

Mark Healey

Nathan Leigh

Nick Miladinovic

2010

Jessica Carvalho

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   December 03, 2010
  •  Thesis: Studies of molecular weight blends and interface effects on polymer crystallisation & block copolymer ordering
  •  Supervisor(s): Kari Dalnoki-Veress

Pat Clancy

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   December 03, 2010
  •  Thesis: X-ray and Neutron Scattering Studies of Unconventional Spin-Peierls Systems
  •  Supervisor(s): Bruce Gaulin

Jiajia Zhou

Ben Jackel

Jerod Wagman

Adam Aczel

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   September 25, 2010
  •  Thesis: Studies of Bose-Einstein Condensates in Magnetic Insulators
  •  Supervisor(s): Graeme Luke

Sijing Shen  

Sarah Purdy

Andrew Louca

Ray Ng

  • Degree:  M.Sc.
  •   August 26, 2010
  •  Thesis: Exact Quantum Dynamics of Spin Systems
  •  Supervisor(s): Erik Sorensen

Rob Peters

  • Degree:  M.Sc.
  •   August 25, 2010
  •  Thesis: Confining individual DNA molecules in a nano-scale cone
  •  Supervisor(s): Kari Dalnoki-Veress.

Sarah Nickerson

  • Degree:  M.Sc.
  •   August 23, 2010
  •  Thesis: Shedding Light on Dark Satellites
  •  Supervisor(s): Hugh Couchman

Wenqi Ran

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   July 16, 2010
  •  Thesis: Codon Usage Bias, Trna Modification And Translational Selection In Bacteria
  •  Supervisor(s): Paul Higgs

Jacob Ruff

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   April 23, 2010
  •  Thesis: Competing interactions in rare-earth pyrochlore magnets: Insights from x-rays and neutrons
  •  Supervisor(s): Bruce Gaulin

Felix Wong

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   March 10, 2010
  •  Thesis: pH & Temperature Measurements in Biological Systems Utilizing the Environmental Sensitivity of Proton Transfer in Fluorophores
  •  Supervisor(s): Cecile Fradin

Issei Nakamura

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   March 09, 2010
  •  Thesis: Statistical Mechanics of Macromolecular Complexation
  •  Supervisor(s): An-Chang Shi

Charles-Philippe Lajoie

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   February 12, 2010
  •  Thesis: Mass Transfer in Binary Systems Using Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
  •  Supervisor(s): Alison Sills

Sara Haravifard

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   January 25, 2010
  •  Thesis: Neutron Scattering Studies of Low Dimensional Quantum Magnets
  •  Supervisor(s): Bruce Gaulin

Marie-Josee Colbert

  • Degree:  Ph.D.
  •   January 15, 2010
  •  Thesis: Mechanics of lipid vesicles and living cells
  •  Supervisor(s): Cecile Fradin and Kari Dalnoki-Veress

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McMaster University

ABB-241
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4M1

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Fax:
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Email Inquiries:
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McMaster University - Faculty of Science

Mailing Address

Department of Physics & Astronomy,
McMaster University

ABB-241
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4M1

Contact Information

Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.24558
Fax:
(905) 546-1252
Email Inquiries:
physics@mcmaster.ca