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The first mass extinction of complex organisms at the hands of newly evolving animals

3 Sep 2015 - 11:23am

Research conducted by Marc Laflamme, Earth Science Professor, Department of Chemical & Physical Sciences and his colleagues in Namibia showcases the first mass extinction of complex organisms at the hands of newly evolving animals.Their work has been published in the September 02, 2015 issue of Science daily and was also picked up by British newspaper,

CPS Professor Kent Moore is in the news!

29 Jun 2015 - 3:20pm
CPS Professor Kent Moore is in the news!

Washington Post has published an article about Professor Kent Moore’s paper, which was released today in Nature Climate Change Journal. The study says “Retreating sea ice in the Iceland and Greenland Seas may be changing the circulation of warm and cold water in the Atlantic Ocean, and could ultimately impact the climate in Europe”.

Congratulations to our Grad Students: Dennis Fernandes and Uvaraj Uddayasankar

23 Jun 2015 - 12:11pm

Dennis Fernandes (Phd student) (Supervisor: Gradinaru) wins 2nd prize in the Student Oral Presentation Competition for the Division of Medical and Biological Physics at the 2015 CAP (Canadian Physics) Congress in Edmonton. Dennis presented the work entitled “The Oligomeric Composition Of The M2 Muscarinic Receptor And The G Protein Signalling Complex: A Single Molecule Study”.

Congratulations Professor Gunning.

29 May 2015 - 2:35pm

CPS Professor Patrick Gunning receives $2,382,000 from CFI for “Centre for Cancer Stem Cell Therapeutics.” Gunning will lead the establishment of a new centre for cancer drug discovery, focusing on some of the deadliest cancers known, including varieties of brain and blood cancer. 

Congratulations to Undergrad Student, Nicole Jasmins

27 May 2015 - 11:43am
Congratulations to Undergrad Student, Nicole Jasmins

The Dean's office has just announced that one of our (CPS Department) students, Nicole Jasmins, is the recipient of "Dean's Writing Excellence Award" for a report on Solar activity that she wrote under Professor Kent Moore's supervision in PHY473. Well done Nicole! CPS is proud of you.

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