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AUPAC2021 (Atlantic Undergraduate Physics & Astronomy Conference)

February 5 – 7, 2021, Dalhousie University

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Thank you to our generous conference sponsors

The Tindall/Steinitz Award in Research​

Desiree Rehel

University of Prince Edward Island

Computer Simulation of Two Polymers Confined to a Box-Like Cavity

Science Atlantic Communication Award

Peter Smith

Saint Mary's University

Using Pulsars to Probe the Black Hole Content of 47 Tuc.

Best Poster Award

Maggie Lawrence

University of New Brunswick

Designing 3-Magnet Arrays with MATLAB

Best Oral Presentation Awards

Applied Physics

Jenna Chisholm

Mount Allison University

Extraction of Differential Cross Sections for Neutral Pion Production off Helium-4

Modelling physics


University of Moncton

Retrieving Balmer Line Profiles

Mathematical physics

Daniel Winters

St. Francis Xavier University

Alternative Theories of Gravity: Examining f(T) Gravity Cosmological Models

Honourable Mentions

Applied Physics

Isabelle Dolan

Mount Allison University

Designing and Simulating Wavelength Shifting Geometry in an Active Helium Target

Modelling physics

Padraic Odesse

Mount Allison University

Monte-Carlo Analysis of Three Kepler Binary Star Systems

Mathematical physics

Luke Fraser-Leach

Dalhousie University

On the Best Thermoelectric

Previous award winners

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