Unboxing Quantum

Online/Virtual Event

Everyday, the interaction between light and matter is giving us information about the world that we live in through our eyes. But the range of frequencies that our eyes are sensitive to -- visible light -- is extremely limited. How does light interact with matter on other frequencies? And how can we leverage light-matter interaction […]


Momentum Space: Reflections, Speculations, and Encounters by Timothy Taylor

The Brimacombe Building 2355 East Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Please join UBC School of Creative Writing associate professor and bestselling author Timothy Taylor for a discussion of why working with UBC's Stewart Blusson Quantum Matter Institute and the Belkin is of such specific interest to him as a writer. Taylor, a resident artist of Ars Scientia, will address key aspects of his writing history that orient him […]


Celebrating International Women’s Day with Dr. Shohini Ghose

Hybrid Online/Virtual and In-Person - See Description Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Every year, the world comes together for International Women’s Day (IWD) in March to celebrate women’s achievements. The theme of this year’s IWD is Invest in Women: Accelerate Progress. We’re honoured to welcome Dr. Shohini Ghose, Professor of Physics & Computer Science at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, to UBC Vancouver on March 22 as part […]