Nicolas Desjardins-Proulx

Nicolas Desjardins-Proulx

Undergraduate Student

Nicolas is an undergraduate student studying Physics at McGill University. His research project is to investigate the effects of neutron-induced DNA damage using models that incorporates direct and indirect damages as well a DNA repair mechanisms.

Outside of the NICE project he worked on developing stochastic PDE models to unravel the calcium dynamics of oligodendrocytes.

Interests
  • Neutron-induced carcinogenic effects
  • Monte Carlo tools (TOPAS, TOPAS-nBio)
  • Open-source software
  • Statistical Mechanics
Education
  • BSc Honours in Physics, 2019-present

    McGill University