Prof. Victoria Kaspi, Fellow of the American Physical Society

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Congratulations to Professor Victoria Kaspi in the Department of Physics! She has been elected a Fellow of the American Physical Society for advancing our understanding of the astrophysics of neutron stars by elucidating the relationship between anomalous X-ray pulsars, soft gamma-ray repeaters, and magnetars.

Dr. Kaspi is the Lorne Trottier Chair in Astrophysics and Cosmology and holds the Canada Research Chair in Observational Astrophysics. Her work has also been recognised internationally; among many other accolades, she is a Member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and a Fellow of the Royal Society of London.