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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 principles of physics discovered by a physicist and built by an engineer.

- Neil de Grasse Tyson, Astrophysicist

Events

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:00

TITLE: HIFU THERMAL LESION DETECTION VIA LOCAL HARMONIC IMAGING
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Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 11:00

Title: Light at Heart - Fiber optics from laboratory to...

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 12:00

TITLE: DUAL ENERGY OPTIMIZATION FOR VOLUMETRIC MODULATED ARC THERAPY
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Monday, February 5, 2018 - 12:00

TITLE: THE DESIGN AND CHARACTERIZATION OF MONODISPERSE MICROBUBBLES
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In the News

Making radiation treatment better
Posted Mon, Feb 12th

If you're ever looking for researcher James Gräfe, you would be advised to check his schedule.

Dr. James Grafe at Sunnybrook's Odette Cancer Centre [Photo: Clifton Li]
Department of Physics Earns 5-year CAMPEP Accreditation Renewal!
Posted Wed, Feb 7th

Ryerson's graduate programs in biomedical physics have received a five-year extension of a prestigious accreditation and Ana Pejović-Milić, chair of the Department of Physics, is clear about the si

NSERC 2018 Undergraduate Student Research Awards - Deadline February 19th
Posted Tue, Jan 16th

OVPRI is pleased to announce the launch of the 2018 NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards Competition.

This is a 2 stage application process:

X-ray fluorescence painlessly measures Gd in bone
Posted Wed, Oct 4th

Dr. James Grafe and Zaid Keldani have been working to measure gadolinium, used as an MRI contrast agent, in bone using non-invasive X-ray fluorescense.

Catherine Beauchemin Named to College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists
Posted Wed, Sep 13th

Congratulations to Dr. Catherine Beauchemin who has been named to the Royal Society of Canada's prestigious College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists!