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Husband & wife team from Perimeter win $100,000 physics prize

A husband and wife team who work out of Waterloo’s Perimeter Institute have won a prestigious New Horizons in Physics Prize.

Natalia Toro and Philip Schuster were honoured for their “groundbreaking approach to new physics searches at the Large Hadron Collider, and for spearheading new experimental searches for dark matter and unknown forces.”

Source: www.570news.com

This award marks the third year in a row Perimeter faculty members have won a New Horizons Prize.

The prize is awarded by the Breakthrough Prize Foundation.


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