Arthur B. McDonald (PhD '70, Physics)

2018 Distinguished Alumni

Arthur B. McDonald

(PhD '70, Physics)

Professor Emeritus, Queen's University

For his discovery of neutrino oscillations and demonstration that neutrinos have mass, both of which have changed our understanding of the building blocks of particle physics and of the cosmos as a whole. In 2015, McDonald was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics. 


Distinguished Alumnus Arthur B. McDonald (PhD '70)