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Saturday Morning Lectures @ TRIUMF

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TRIUMF Canada's particle accelerator centre

Vancouver, BC V6S 0B7

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Note, please register for a ticket separately, on every date you plan to attend.


The Lectures will take place in the TRIUMF Auditorium. Follow the signs to enter from the rear of the main administration building.

  • First lecture of the day runs from 10:00-11:00AM
  • Second Lecture of the day runs from about 11:15AM - 12:15PM


Spring 2020 Schedule TRIUMF

Jan 25, 2020 TRIUMF Auditorium

1. Magnitude 9! — The threat of a giant earthquake on the South Coast

by John Clague — SFU

2. Spacetime, black holes, and cosmic collisions: sensing gravitational waves with Advanced LIGO

by Jess McIver—UBC


Mar 7, 2020 TRIUMF Auditorium

1. The origin of the elements – nuclear physics in the cosmos

by Barry Davids—TRIUMF

2. The Life and Death of Galaxies

by Joanna Woo—SFU


Apr 25, 2020 TRIUMF Auditorium

1. Evolution is an engineer: the ingenious nano-machines inside all living things

by David Sivak—SFU

2. Radiation therapy at TRIUMF – how nuclear physics can treat cancer

by Cornelia Hoehr—TRIUMF


The Fall 2020 schedule will be announced in the summer.


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TRIUMF Spring 2020 Saturday Morning Lectures

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