Person: Dr Sylvain Charbonneau

Dr Sylvain Charbonneau

Dr Sylvain Charbonneau is leaving the National Research Council (NRC) for academia, less than a year after being appointed executive director of its new printable electronics platform program. A 25-year veteran of the NRC, Charbonneau takes up new responsibilities on April 15th at the Univ of Ottawa as associate VP research. He graduated with a…

Dr Neil Turok

Dr Neil Turok has been re-appointed as director of the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics for a five-year term, beginning October/13. He will also become the inaugural chair holder for the Mike and Ophelia Lazaridis Niels Bohr Chair in Theoretical Physics. Turok holds a PhD from Imperial College London and joined the Perimeter Institute in…