Science Atlantic Undergraduate Physics & Astronomy Conference (AUPAC)

February 3-5, 2012, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS

Download the AUPAC 2012 Program (.pdf) for abstracts of presentations.

NSERC Representatives’ Undergraduate Student Awards (Award Description)

First Place (Tie)

Vincent Basque

Vincent Basque
Université de Moncton
Decrease of Transition Temperature in Vanadium Dioxide Thin Films with Joule Heating

Andrewe Valencik

Andrew Valencik
Saint Mary’s University
Probing the interaction potential of the neutron-rich Lithium-11 isotope with protons

Third Place

Graham Reid

Graham Reid
Acadia University
Atomic Potential Corrections to Multislice Simulation of TEM Images

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

Graham Reid

Graham Reid
Acadia University
Atomic Potential Corrections to Multislice Simulation of TEM Images

Science Atlantic Undergraduate Science Communication Award (Award Description)

Cathryn Parsons

Cathryn Parsons
Acadia University
Optimization of the Monocular Indirect Ophthalmoscope

Honourable Mentions

Martin Chiasson

Martin Chiasson
Université de Moncton
Effect of pressure on the optical/electrochromic properties of MoO3

Alexandre Doucet

Alexandre Doucet
Université de Moncton
Effet laser avec des céramiques d’oxyde d’yttrium dopé à l’ytterbium

Robert MacDonald

Robert MacDonald
Mount Allison University
Leak-Detection System for a Heavy Gas Cherenkov Detector

Sarah Thomas

Sarah Thomas
Mount Allison University
Calculating Soft Tissue Thickness Through X-ray Scattering