Professor Edery is a professor in the Department of Physics since July 2007. He completed a B.Sc. in Physics at McGill University, a Master’s degree in Theoretical Nuclear Physics at Queen’s University and a Ph.D. (1998) at the Université de Montréal in the area of Gravitation and Field theory. He was a postdoctoral fellow at McGill University and then worked in Maryland for a NASA GSFC contractor on the lunar trajectory design of the WMAP mission and other NASA satellite missions. In spring 2008, he was awarded a five-year grant by NSERC for his project entitled Conformal anomaly in the gravitationally coupled magnetic monopole and vacua effects under external conditions.
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