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Congratulations to 2008 Herzberg Gold Medal finalists and 2009 E.W.R. Steacie Fellows

Dr. Suzanne Fortier wishes to congratulate the following Canadian researchers.

Finalists for the 2008 NSERC Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering – NSERC’s highest honour:

  • Gilles Brassard, Université de Montréal;
  • Paul Corkum, University of Ottawa; and
  • Brenda Milner, McGill University.

The winner of the NSERC Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering will be announced on March 16, 2009.

Recipients of the 2009 NSERC E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships:

  • Brendan J. Frey, University of Toronto;
  • Andrew P. Hendry, McGill University;
  • Ray Jayawardhana, University of Toronto;
  • Ingrid Johnsrude, Queen’s University;
  • Karim Nader, McGill University; and
  • Peter Tieleman, University of Calgary.

Recipients of the 2009 E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships will be recognized, together with the finalists and winner of the 2008 NSERC Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering, at an award ceremony in Ottawa on March 16, 2009.