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CRM view medal information back to top

The 2011 CAP-CRM Prize in Theoretical and Mathematical Physics is awarded to

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Robert Brandenberger, McGill University, for his pioneering contributions in the area of theoretical cosmology especially the interplay of particle physics and cosmology.

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Kirkby view medal information back to top

The 2011 CAP-COMP Peter Kirkby Memorial Medal for Outstanding Service to Canadian Physics is awarded to

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Ervin Podgorsak, McGill University Health Centre, for his outstanding service to Canadian Physics reflected, in particular, by his leadership in developing and enhancing the Medical Physics profession at the national and international level. Known for his kindness and hospitality, he has served his community with wisdom, enthusiasm and integrity.

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Industrial view medal information back to top

The 2011 CAP Medal for Outstanding Achievement in Industrial and Applied Physics is awarded to

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Wayne Hocking, University of Western Ontario, for his outstanding achievements. Not only has he made significant advances in the science of radar studies of the atmosphere but he has also transformed these into commercial products that have won wide international acceptance.

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Brockhouse view medal information back to top

The 2011 CAP/DCMMP Brockhouse Medal is awarded to

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Bruce D. Gaulin, McMaster University, for his internationally recognized contributions to the field of collective phenomena in magnetic, superconducting and structural systems using X-ray and neutron scattering techniques.

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Teaching view medal information back to top

The 2011 CAP Medal for Excellence in Teaching Undergraduate Physics is awarded to

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Joanne O'Meara, University of Guelph, for her outstanding and innovative work in the classroom, impressive range of engagement in physics education research, and her broad reaching impact beyond the walls of her own classes, from the primary school level on up to the development of a national university-level physics curriculum.

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Herzberg view medal information back to top

The 2011 CAP Herzberg Medal is awarded to

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Alexandre Blais, Université de Sherbrooke, for his outstanding contributions to the field of quantum information processing particularly the concept of superconducting qubits based on circuit quantum electrodynamics.

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Achievement view medal information back to top

The 2011 CAP Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Physics is awarded to

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See L. Chin, Université Laval, for his outstanding contributions to ultrafast intense laser science.

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The 2011 CAP-TRIUMF Vogt Medal for Contributions to Subatomic Physics is awarded to

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David Sinclair, Carleton University and TRIUMF, for his exceptional vision and contributions to the study of neutrino physics in the pioneering SNO experiment, and for exemplary leadership in establishing the SNOLab facility.

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