The University of Winnipeg



Dr. Christopher Wiebe Promoted to International Science Advisory Board

Dr. Chris Weibe

Dr. Chris Wiebe  supplied photo

Congratulations to UWinnipeg’s Professor Christopher Wiebe, Canada Research Chair in Quantum Materials Discovery, who has been invited to join the Advisory Editorial Board of the Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter. The Board consists of top international scientists from around the world in the interdisciplinary field of Condensed Matter Physics – the science of materials and their properties.

“I am very pleased and honoured to be invited to the Advisory Board.  It is a great privilege to be recognized in this way, and also have the opportunity to help shape materials science,” said Dr. Wiebe.  “It is also a recognition of our current efforts at UWinnipeg to synthesize and understand new materials.”

Dr. Wiebe is currently a Professor of Chemistry at the University of Winnipeg and Director of the PRIME laboratory (Prairie Research Institute for Materials and Energy).  In addition to holding a Canada Research Chair, he is also a Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR) and President of the Canadian Institute for Neutron Scattering (CINS).