Back to top

Physics
Improving human health

MSc/PhD Programs in Biomedical Physics
CAMPEP accredited option

BSc Program in Medical Physics

Take a tour through any hospital and look at any piece of equipment with an on/off switch that is brought into the diagnosing the human condition. That machine is based on principals of physics discovered by a physicist and built by an engineer.

- Neil de Grasse Tyson, Astrophysicist

Events

Friday, February 15, 2019 - 14:00

OVPRI is pleased to announce the launch of the 2019 NSERC Undergraduate...

Monday, June 3, 2019 - 17:52

The Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) Congress is coming up in June,...

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 14:00

Presenter: Dr. Bhavin J. Shastri
Department of...

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 16:00

OPEN HOUSE: February 8, 2019 at 4PM

RSVP to the Open House:...

In the News

NSERC USRA Opportunity - Spatial Inter-relationship Mapping using Computed Tomography in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Posted Tue, Jan 22nd

Quantitative computed tomography (CT) imaging in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) patients provides measurements of the underlying disease features, small airway disease and emphysema,

NSERC-USRA Opportunity - Quantitative Computed Tomography Imaging of Spatial Heterogeneity in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Posted Tue, Jan 22nd

Computed tomography (CT) provides high resolution images of the underlying structural abnormalities in patients with lung disease.

NSERC-USRA Opportunity - Computational ViroPhysics
Posted Tue, Jan 22nd

In Physics, our understanding of phenomena is expressed in terms of math expressions, e.g. F=ma or E=mc^2, which also allows us to make verifiable predictions beyond experimental observations.

MPCU Hosts LaTeX Workshop!
Posted Tue, Nov 6th

The Medical Physics Course Union (MPCU) hosted an excellent workshop this week in order to teach undergrads (and some grad students) the finer points of the LaTeX ty