University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
Phone: (519) 888-4567 ext 32215
Fax: (519) 746-8115
Fire restoration work is expected to continue into early November. The main stairwell and office wing on both second and third floors of the Physics building will be closed until necessary repairs to the main stairwell are completed.
Administrative offices have been relocated to PHY 345.
Please contact individual faculty members to request appointments, as many faculty have been relocated during this process.
Please do not cross any caution tapes whilst in the building.
Christine Muschik, Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy and IQC researcher, has been named as an Emmy Noether Visiting Fellow at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.
Muschik is launching an interdisciplinary research effort connecting the field of quantum technologies with high-energy physics to explore quantum simulations of lattice gauge theories. Her aim is to develop new tools for basic science, including a new type of quantum simulator, and to provide applications for near-term quantum devices.
The fellowship supports early- and mid-career women physicists, and honours the legacy of scientist Emmy Noether who was described by Albert Einstein as “the most important woman in the history of mathematics.”