Publications

CAP News Bulletin

Below is a list of the most recent CAP News Bulletins. To view past bulletins please follow the link on the right.


Volume 16, Number 2
(May 17, 2017)

Volume 16, No. 2

  • Message from the President
  • CAP Governance
    • Professional Affairs Report
    • Science Policy Update
    • Communications Update
      • ​Printed Program for 2017 CAP Congress
      • Rebranding - Launching the CAP new logo
  • March for Science - Earth Day 2017
  • TRIUMF - Science Week 2017
  • Physics in Canada
    • Upcoming issue: Nanoscale Approaches to Biological Systems
  • Upcoming deadlines
    • Prizes, Scholarship and Award Nomination Deadlines and Exam Dates
    • Upcoming Events (by and for the CAP community)
Volume 16, Number 1
(March 16, 2017)

Volume 16, No. 1

  • Message from the President
  • 2017 CAP Congress
    • Post-deadline Submissions
    • Congress Registration opens April 1st
  • 2017 Canadian-American-Mexican (CAM) Physics Conference for Graduate Students (CAM2017)
  • CAP Governance
    • Communications Update
  • Professional Affairs Report
  • Science Policy Update
    • Overview of Meetings with Members of Parliament
    • 2017 Federal Budget
  • Physics in Canada
    • On the Presses: Remote Sensing of the Atmospher
    • Upcoming issue: Nanoscale Approaches to Biological Systems
  • Upcoming deadlines
    • CAP Congress 2017
    • Prizes, Scholarship and Award Nomination Deadlines and Exam Dates
Volume 15, Number 1
(December 9, 2016)

Volume 15, No. 1

  • Message from the President
  • CAP Governance
    • The CAP communications strategy: improving service to members
    • Office structure
    • CAP Board of Directors and Advisory Council positions to be filled
  • Institute of Physics President to visit CAP President on December 23
  • Science Policy: Canadian Science Policy Conference 2016 
  • Overview of the 2017 CAP Congress
  • Professional Affairs
  • Physics in Canada: Upcoming Issues
  • The CAP Foundation
  • Membership has benefits that you may not know about
  • Upcoming Deadlines
  • Upcoming Event and Competition Dates
Volume 14, Number 3
(December 4, 2015)

Volume 14, No. 3
 

  • President's Report
  • Science Policy Update
  • Professional Affairs
  • Update from CAP Foundation
  • 2016 CAP Congress
  • Physics in Canada
  • Upcoming Events and Deadlines
Volume , Number
(June 9, 2015)

Volume 14, Numéro 2

  • Rencontres avec les députés
  • Première rencontre de l’ACP avec la FCI
  • Aide requise par des physiciens ukrainiens
  • Sondage du CRSNG pour 2020
  • L’Année internationale de la lumière et des technologies optiques (AIL 2015)
  • Activités du Comité de liaison de l’ACP et du CRSNG
  • Soutien aux conférences internationales à venir au Canada en 2016
  • Sondage sur les médias sociaux
  • Congrès annuel de l’ACP à Edmonton, Alberta
  • Séance spéciale sur la politique scientifique et sur le parcours de carrière
  • La préinscription a ses avantages
  • Prochains numéros de La Physique au Canada
  • Nouvelles de la fondation de l'ACP
  • Conférence annuelle de 2015 sur les femmes en physique Canada (CFPC, juillet)
  • Conférence de 2015 Canada-États-Unis-Mexique pour étudiants diplômés (septembre)
  • Conférence canadienne des étudiants en physique 2015 (octobre)
Volume 14, Number 1
(February 18, 2015)

Volume 14, Number 1

  • Accreditation of Canadian Physics Program
  • The International Year of Light and Light-based Technologies (IYL 2015)
  • CAP Communications Intern
  • NSERC 2020: NSERC’s Strategic Plan for 2015-2020
  • Upcoming Issues of Physics in Canada
  • The Canadian Undergraduate Physics Conference 2014
  • 2015 CAP Congress
  • 2015 Canada-America-Mexico Graduate Student Conference (CAM2015)
  • CAP Foundation News - Training Opportunities offered to HS/CEGEP Award Winners
(October 9, 2014)
  • Report from the CAP President, Robert Fedosejevs
  • CAP Foundation
  • International Year of Light 2015
  • CAP-NSERC Liaison Committee
  • Pre-budget submission to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance
  • CAP application for continuance under the new Canada Not-For-Profic Corporations Act
  • Upcoming Issues of Physics in Canada
  • Four physicists nominated to RSC College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists
  • June 2014 and June 2015 CAP Congresses
  • 5th IUPAP International Conference on Women in Physics
  • The Canadain Undergraduate Physics Conference
  • 2015 Canada-America-Mexico Graduate Student Conference
  • 5th Annual Conference on Women in Physics Canada
(April 17, 2014)
  • Report from the CAP President, Kenneth Ragan
  • Strategic Review and Planning of the Canadian Association of Physicists
  • CAP Foundation
  • Distinctions
  • Lobbying Efforts and Science Policy
  • Upcoming Issue of Physics in Canada
  • 2014 CAP Congress
  • The 5th IUPAP International Conference on Women in Physics 2014
  • The Canadian Undergraduate Physics Conference 2014
(July 23, 2013)
  • Strategic Review of the Canadian Association of Physicists: Message from Kenneth Ragan, CAP President
  • Report from the Outgoing CAP President, Gabor Kunstatter
  • Educational Trust Fund
  • Distinctions
  • Activities of the CAP/NSERC Liaison Committee
  • 2013 CAP Congress
  • The Women in Physics Canada Conference 2013
  • The 5th IUPAP International Conference on Women in Physics 2014
  • The Canadian Undergraduate Physics Conference 2013
  • CAM 2013 at the University of Waterloo
  • Upcoming Issue of Physics in Canada
(March 18, 2013)
  • The King Faisal International Prize for Science
  • CCA Report and the British Institute of Physics bibliometric study
  • NRC research vital
  • News regarding the RTI program
  • Letter to NSERC
  • Upcoming Issue of Physics in Canada
  • Upcoming Issue of the Canadian Journal of Physics
  • 2013 CAP Congress - Université de Montréal
  • Theory Canada 8
  • International Conference on Surface Plasmon Photonics
  • News from the Educational Trust Fund: the Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) 2013
  • New results indicate that particle discovered at CERN is the Higgs boson
  • ALMA observatory inaugurated
  • International Young Physicists' Tournament 2013 to be held in Taiwan
(October 5, 2012)
  • Letter to NSERC regarding RTI
  • CAP/NSERC Survey Results
  • CAP submission to House of Commons Finance Committee
  • Council of Canadian Academies Report
  • Educational Trust Fund
  • 2012 CAP Congress
  • New Book Review Editor for Physics in Canada
  • The Canadian Undergraduate Physics Conference 2012
  • CAM 2013 at the University of Waterloo
  • CAP joins the International Association of Physics Students
(May 21, 2012)
  • CAP Medals and Awards
  • Input Sought on Changes at NSERC
  • Harry Kiefte Scholarship Fund
  • Bacon and Eggheads

(February 14, 2012)
  • Upcoming CAP Congresses
  • Stoicheff Scholarship
  • NSERC Discovery Grants
  • IUPAP Young Scientist Prizes
  • IEC-IEEE Challenge
(November 30, 2011)
  • Nominations for CAP Medals and Awards
  • CCR Meets with ADM
  • Science Performance and Research
  • Jenkins Report
(August 18, 2011)
  • CAP Submits Brief to HCFC
  • Stoicheff Campaign Doubles Target
  • PEO Statement RE Natural Science
  • CAM 2011
(May 17, 2011)
  • CAP Medals and Awards
  • Boris Stoicheff Memorial Scholarship
  • Natural Sciences / PEO Activities
  • CAM 2011
(March 23, 2011)

Proposed Budget supports science, especially physics. More remains to be done. (by Paul Vincett, CAP Director of Science Policy and Chair, CCR)

(December 1, 2010)
  • Merger of the Division of Atomic and Molecular Physics and Photon Interactions (DAMPhi) and the Division of Optics and Photonics (DOP)
  • Call for Nominations for the 2011 CAP Medals
  • Natural Sciences / PEO Activities
  • Call for Suggestions for the 2011-12 CAP Council
  • CAP-NSERC Liaison Committee Restructuring
(April 26, 2010)
  • Changes at NSERC
  • News of the Federal Budget
  • Community News
  • Educational Trust Fund
(December 21, 2009)
  • CAP Meets with the Federal Minister of Finance
  • A new website for CAP
  • Community News
  • Educational Trust Fund