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Vicky Kaspi wins 2015 Killam Prize in Natural Sciences

Tue, 2015-04-14 06:31

McGill professor Vicky Kaspi, a world-renowned astrophysicist known for her cutting-edge work on neutron stars and pulsars, was awarded the Killam Prize today, one of the country’s most prestigious awards for academic-career achievement. The $100,000 prize was granted for outstanding scholarship in the natural sciences. Five awards – one each in the categories of the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, health sciences and engineering -- are distributed every year by the Canada Council for the Arts.

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McGill researchers explore big questions about universe

Team led by Prof. Alexander Maloney among winners of New Frontiers in Astronomy & Cosmology international competition
Thu, 2012-10-04 14:58

A research team led by McGill University Physics Prof. Alexander Maloney is among the winners of the New Frontiers in Astronomy & Cosmology International Grant and Essay Competition who will present their winning proposals and essays in a joint conference Oct. 12 and 13 at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia.

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