Research centres & labs

Apply existing knowledge and experiment with new theories in one of the Physics and Atmospheric Science Department's research labs.

We offer labs and other facilities to assist faculty and graduate students conduct research in a range of areas. Below are the seven main areas of research.

Other research groups

Many of our faculty are members of Dalhousie’s Institute for Research in Materials (IRM) group, which provides students with access to additional world-class equipment with further opportunities for interdisciplinary research right on campus. Find out more about IRM research.