Marcel LeBlanc, Emeritus Professor, University of Ottawa, while pursuing a personal mission to heighten interest of the public in science, more specifically in physics, has presented a spectacular science lecture to over 400 groups of primary, intermediate, secondary and university students, parents and teachers. He has reached almost 100,000 people (at no fee) during the last thirty years of his teaching and research career. An outstanding bilingual communicator, he motivates students, leaving them with a new perspective regarding science. His contribution to public awareness of science is colossal.
Featured Awards and Recognition
- Royal Society of Canada - McNeil Medal(1999)
- Excellence in Research Award(1976)