Science Atlantic Undergraduate Physics & Astronomy Conference (AUPAC)

February 1-3, 2013, Université de Moncton, Moncton, NB

Please download the AUPAC 2013 Conference Program (.pdf) for presentation abstracts.
AUPAC 2013 winners

Logan Montgomery, Taylor Dunn, Mathew Britton, John Niven, David Lake, Patricia Oliver, Nicolas Pierre LeBlanc (photo credit: Roby Gauthier)

Logan Montgomery, Taylor Dunn, Mathew Britton, John Niven, David Lake, Patricia Oliver, Nicolas Pierre LeBlanc (photo credit: Roby Gauthier

 

Science Atlantic Undergraduate Research Award (Award Description)

Sponsored by the Science Atlantic Physics & Astronomy Committee

First Place

David Lake

David Lake
Dalhousie University
Numerical simulations of helicoidal states in a thin film

Second Place

John Niven

John Niven
Dalhousie University
Electrical properties of carbon nanotubes yarns

Third Place

Patricia Oliver

Patricia Oliver
Dalhousie University
Improving the efficiency and manufacturability of organic solar cells using lamination techniques

Science Atlantic Science Communication Award (Award Description)

Sponsored by Canadian Science Publishing

Logan Montgomery

Logan Montgomery
University of Prince Edward Island
Analyzing the effects of phaseless CT images on cancer treatment plans

LamdaGuard Photonique/Photonics Award

Sponsored by LamdaGuard Advanced Systems Engineering

First Prize

Nicolas Pierre LeBlanc

Nicolas Pierre LeBlanc
Université de Moncton
Photon-photon scattering in a vacuum acting as a birefringent medium

Second Prize

Mathew Britton

Mathew Britton
Dalhousie University
Time-resolved optical investigation of InAs Quantum dots within a dielectric microcavity for quantum information applications

ACEmat Award in Computational Modeling of Materials (Award Description)

Sponsored by the ACEnet Institute

Taylor Dunn

Taylor Dunn
University of Prince Edward Island
Polymer translocation dynamics through a nanopore