Covid-19 Updates

In addition to the general work plans, the department has separate safe work plans for individual spaces, lab groups and courses.  Please contact Danielle Audas, scimso@sfu.ca to obtain copies of individual safe work plans.

Fall 2021 Physics Classes

  • Large first year Burnaby lectures will be online, while tutorials and labs will be face to face.
  • PHYS 190 will be fully online.
  • All other classes, tutorials and labs will be face-to-face. Please see the outline for the courses you are interested in for further details.

General Information

  • The Department of Physics is governed by Faculty of Science guidelines and policies.
  • Individuals working on campus must follow the room capacity limits posted outside each room.
  • Entrances to the Burnaby campus are currently limited, please visit Campus Public Safety for latest updates.
  • Masks should be worn in all common areas in the Faculty of Science.
  • Individuals should limit their time on campus to 40% of regular working hours (2 days per week).
  • Department members may book our seminar rooms (P8445.1 and P8445.2) for meetings (subject to capacity limits).
  • Visitors are allowed on campus as long as they follow all safety guidelines. 
  • Everyone should first complete BC's standard self-assessment before coming to campus.

Supervisors - To perform self-inspections or reviews, go to this link:
advance.science.sfu.ca/science/faculty-staff/access/index3rd.php and click on either “Compliance Self-Inspection” or “Self-Review of SWP”