Prof. Dr.

Paul Corkum

Paul Corkum

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 2012

  • Department of Physics, University of Ottawa


Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Laser physics
  • Optics
  • Atomic physics
  • Chemical physics
  • Quantum optics



Selected Memberships:

  • Optical Society of America
  • National Academy of Sciences, USA
  • American Physical Society
  • Royal Society
  • Institute of Physics, London
  • Royal Society of Canada

Selected Prizes:

  • Harvey Prize
  • King Faisal International Prize for Science
  • Charles Hard Townes Award of the Optical Society of America
  • Arthur L. Schawlow Prize of the American Physical Society
  • Ahmed Zewail Award in Ultrafast Science and Technology of the American Chemical Society