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Jul. 10, 2020
Congratulations to the student winners from DPMB for the oral presentation competition at the 2020 CAP Congress! [details]

May 26, 2020
The virtual DPMB business meeting is on June 8 [registration link]
; This will be followed by the virtual DPMB student presentation session.[session link]

Mar. 16, 2020
The 2020 CAP Congress is canceled. [link]

Feb. 2, 2020
The 2020 CAP Congress abstract submission is open with the submission deadline of March 1, 2020. DPMB welcomes submissions for both oral and poster presentations. [link]

Jul. 11, 2019

The 2019 July issue of DPMB Newsletter is published (issue 2).[link]

June 13, 2019
Check out the successful DPMB program at the 2019 CAP Congress.[link]

May 8, 2019
Prof. Béla Joós is the recipient of 2019 CAP-COMP Peter Kirkby Memorial Medal for Outstanding Service to Canadian Physics. Congratulations! [link]

April 17, 2019
2019 DPMB Newsletter (issue 1) is published.[link]

Nov. 10, 2018
2018 DPMB Newsletter is published.[link]

Jun. 14, 2018
Congratulations to the student winners from DPMB for the oral and poster presentation competition at the 2018 CAP Congress! [details]

Apr. 10, 2018
DPMB calls for nominations of Vice Chair position.[link]

Jan. 31, 2018

Invited speakers for DPMB organized (jointly organized) sessions in the 2018 CAP Congress are announced.[link]

Jan. 17, 2018
The 2018 CAP Congress abstract submission is open with the submission deadline of Feb. 28, 2018. DPMB welcomes submissions for both oral and poster presentations. [link]

Nov. 12, 2017
New issue of Physics in Canada (Vol. 73 No. 2, 2017) features articles of Nanoscale Approaches to Biological Systems. [link]

Oct. 4, 2017
Biophysicists awareded Nobel Prize in Chemistry! [read more]

June 1, 2017
Adree Khondker (McMaster University) and Hourieh Exir (University of Ottawa) representing DPMB won the second place in the final round of the student oral presentation competition and poster presentation competition respectively at the 2017 CAP Congress. Congratulations!

May 31, 2017

Congratulations to the DPMB division winners in the student presentation competition at the 2017 CAP Congress!
Adree Khondker, McMaster University (oral)
Partitioning of Caffeine in Lipid Bilayers Reduces Membrane Fluidity and Increases Membrane Thickness
Richard Alsop, McMaster University (oral)
Curcumin Protects Lipid Membranes
Kenneth Blahut, Ryerson University (oral)
Quantifying the relative contribution of transmission via free virus versus cell-to-cell to the propagation of a hepatitis C virus infection in vitro
Hourieh Exir, University of Ottawa (poster)
Characterization and evaluation of femtosecond laser-induced periodic surface structure with different periodicities on titanium to improve osseointegration of dental and orthopedic implants

May 31, 2017
Top scientists delivered invited talks in the DPMB organized sessions at the 2017 CAP Congress!
Cécile Fradin, McMaster University
On the importance of diffusion in biological systems
Michèle Desjardins, University of California, San Diego
Shedding light on the brain: multimodal imaging from two-photon microscopy to fMRI-BOLD
Hanna Jankowski, York University
Bayesian songbird flightpath recovery in the presence of errors
Gary Slater, University of Ottawa
Polymer translocation: some surprising physics learned from Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Carolyn Ren, University of Waterloo
Droplet Microfluidics for High Throughput Screening - Fundamentals and Applications
William Ryu, University of Toronto
Leveraging low dimensionality and stereotypy in the study of C. elegans behavior
Louis Archambault, Université Laval
Applied physics in the clinic: monitoring radiation doses delivered to cancer patients
John Schreiner, Queen's University
Physics in Radiation Therapy: How the clinic influences research and research advances the clinic
Thomas Hrinivich, University of Western Ontario
3D ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging for prostate tumour-targeted high-dose-rate brachytherapy

Marc-Andre Fortin, Université Laval
Gold Nanoparticles for advanced Prostate Cancer Brachytherapy