NATIONAL POST | AI researcher, Soviet historian among winners of $100K Killam Prize


Published: 26Apr2019

This year’s group includes: Matt Dobbs of McGill University for a project called “Unveiling the Cosmos with a New Paradigm Digital Radio Telescope”; Dennis Hall of University of Alberta for “A Green Chemistry Blueprint for Direct Catalytic Functionalization of Feedstock Alcohols”; Catherine Sulem of University of Toronto for “Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations: Wave Propagation in Fluids, Optics, and Plasmas”; Marten van Kerkwijk of University of Toronto for “Probing Extreme (Astro)Physics with Neutron Stars”; and Xiao Yu Wu of University of Toronto for “Smart Nanomedicine Combo for Treatment and Diagnosis of Diseases in the Brain.”

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