AUPAC2014 (Atlantic Undergraduate Physics & Astronomy Conference)

January 31 – February 2, 2014, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS

All AUPAC 2014 photos (c) Jessica Churchill and Iymad Mansour

Please download the AUPAC2014 program for abstracts.

 

Science Atlantic Undergraduate Research Award (Award Description)

Sponsored by the Science Atlantic Physics & Astronomy Committee

First Place

Simon

Simon Meynell
Dalhousie University
Quantized Magnetic Structure on the Smallest Scales: Unwinding of Nanoscale Magnetic Helices in MnSi Thin Films

 

Second Place (tie)

Eric

Eric Dilcher
Dalhousie University
Ultrafast adiabatic rapid passage in single InAs quantum dots

Ian

Ian Roberts
Mount Allison University
Simulating double peaked meteor light curves

Science Atlantic Science Communication Award (Award Description)

Sponsored by Canadian Science Publishing

Ash

Ash Arsenault
University of Prince Edward Island
The construction of infinite classes of exactly solvable potentials using supersymmetric quantum mechanics

 

ACEmat Award in Computational Modeling of Materials (Award Description)

Sponsored by the ACEnet Institute

Siobhan 2

Siobhan Morris
Saint Francis Xavier University
Coexistence of distinct liquid phases in simulations of supercooled water