The Institute of Particle Physics promotes Canadian excellence in particle physics research and advanced education.

Physics Programs

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While the IPP broadly supports particle physics research in Canada, we maintain a set of "IPP projects" that constitute our core programme. more

Research Scientists

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The IPP employs eight faculty-equivalent research scientists who lead the Canadian efforts in major particle physics experiments around the world. more

IPP RS McPherson elected to ATLAS Management

2014 Oct: The ATLAS Collaboration Board elected Dr. Robert McPherson, IPP Research Scientist, as Deputy Spokesperson of ATLAS. more

Subatomic Physics Research Environment in Canada

2014 Oct 27: IPP and CINP submit brief to NSERC describing the environment and context in which subatomic physics research is conducted in Canadian universities.

Subatomic Physics Compute Canada White Paper

2014 July 31: In response to the June 2014 Compute Canada call for whitepapers, IPP and CINP submitted a white paper on the subatomic physics community's future computing requirements.