Yearly Archives: 2018


Recent graduations from SUNLAB

The SUNLAB sends congratulations Ross Cheriton for the successful thesis defense and completion of his postgraduate studies: Ross Cheriton, Ph.D., Phys., “Design and Characterization of InGaN/GaN Dot-in-Nanowire Heterostructures for High Efficiency Solar Cells”, July 2018   This follows three other PhD students who successful defended their theses and completed their […]


NSERC CREATE TOP-SET Summer School a Success

Thank you to all the presenters and participants who made the first summer school of the NSERC CREATE TOP-SET project such a success! The three-day event over May 29-31, 2018, included speakers from across Canada (Université de Sherbrooke, McMaster University, University of Ottawa, Natural Resources Canada, National Research Council), the […]


SUNLAB Students Awarded Scholarships

Congratulations to SUNLAB students Meghan Beattie, Sanmeet Chahal, Amanda Lewis and Viktar Tatsiankou on receiving scholarships for 2018-2019. Meghan Beattie, a doctoral student at the SUNLAB, has been awarded a scholarship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postgraduate Scholarships-Doctoral Program.  This program provide financial support to high calibre scholars who […]


SUNLAB Students Win PEO and IEEE Prizes

Congratulations to fourth year undergraduate students Rachel Belcher, Danielle Marchand, Isa Murray, Annie Russell and Mohammed Shanti who were awarded the Innovation & Creativity Award at the Professional Engineers of Ontario Ottawa Chapter 2018 Student Papers Night, held April 11, 2018 in Ottawa, and adjudicated by a panel of professional engineers.  The team was […]