Congratulations, Fraser Taylor!
From the press release of the Canada Council for the Arts:
Ottawa, April 9, 2014 – Five of Canada’s top scholars and scientists were recognized today as the Canada Council for the Arts announced the winners of the 2014 Killam Prizes, which awards $100,000 to each recipient.
The winners are:
- Sajeev John, University of Toronto
- Andreas Mandelis, University of Toronto
- James Miller, University of Saskatchewan
- Francis Plummer, University of Manitoba
- Fraser Taylor, Carleton University
These are Canadians who have made their mark in the international race to find an effective HIV vaccine, pioneered diffusion wave technologies that are revolutionizing medical diagnostic methods, introduced the new discipline of “Cybercartography” and its capacity to illuminate socio-economic issues, enhanced our understanding of relations between Canada’s Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal peoples, and developed optical technologies that will transform the way information systems transmit data.
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