RAO 50th Anniv

Dr. Philip Langill

Pronouns: he/him


Director, Rothney Astrophysical Observatory

Faculty of Science, Rothney Astrophysical Observatory

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Office: +1 (403) 220-5402


Office: SA101B


Educational Background

PhD Astrophysics, University of Calgary, 1994

MSc Nuclear Physics, University of Alberta, 1989

BSc Honors Physics, University of Alberta, 1986

BSc Astrophysics, University of Calgary, 1985


Course number Course title Semester
ASPH 307 Introduction to Observational Astrophysics Winter


  • Student Union Teaching Excellence - Nomination, 2023
  • Faculty of Science Award / Community Engagement, University of Calgary's Faculty of Science. 2019
  • RASC President's Award, Royal Astronomical Society of Canada - Calgary Centre. 2018
  • Student's Union Teaching Excellence - Honorable Mention, Student's Union. 2015
  • Alberta Science and Technology Leadership Foundation, ASTech. 2008
  • Peter Sim Memorial Award (RASC Calgary Centre), RASC Calgary. 2008
  • Students' Union Teaching Excellence Award, 2004


  • A Summary of CASCA's EPO Committee activity. Philip Patrick Luke Langill. (2019)
  • Education and Public Outreach at the Rothney Astrophysical Observatory. Philip Patrick Luke Langill. (2018)

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