APICS Undergraduate Physics & Astronomy Conference (AUPAC)

February 4-6, 2011, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS

NSERC Representatives’ Undergraduate Student Awards (Award Description)

First Place

Daniel Webber

Daniel Webber
Acadia University
Development and Characterization of a Near-IR Cathodoluminescence Detector

Second Place

Benjamin Scheifele

Benjamin Scheifele
St. Francis Xavier University
Heterogeneous Nucleation in the Ising Model

Third Place

Jessie Harlow

Jessie Harlow
Dalhousie University
The effect of Mo on Ni de-alloying from a Pt0.23Ni0.75Mo0.02 catalyst

Honourable Mention – Tie

Matthew LeBlanc

Matthew LeBlanc
Acadia University
A New Strategy for the Measurement of the Top Quark Pair Production Cross-Section in the ATLAS Detector

Graham Reid

Graham Reid
Acadia University
Equations for Phase Shift Ring Down Spectroscopy

AIMMS Award: ACEnet Institute for Materials Modeling and Simulation (Award Description)

Benjamin Scheifele

Benjamin Scheifele
St. Francis Xavier University
Heterogeneous Nucleation in the Ising Model

APICS Undergraduate Science Communication Award (Award Description)

Tie

Maxime Boureau

Maxime Boudreau
Université de Moncton
Theoretical and experimental study of the generation of harmonics in transmission line systems containing a non-linear component

Chris Wainwright Stephan Foster

Chris Wainwright              Stephan Foster
Dalhousie University
Bad movie Physics