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Summary of CAP Physics Department Survey – 2016


Donna Strickland - CAP Director of Academic Affairs


The Canadian Association of Physicists (CAP) collects data about the Canadian academic physics community through an annual on-line survey of Canadian physics departments. The information collected in all years is stored in a CAP database that is accessible to all department members [1]. Each year we publish a summary of the annual data in Physics in Canada [2-4]. As part of the survey, information about the departments’ graduate programs is updated for CAP’s on-line directory of Canadian physics graduate programs found on our web site (