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  1. Shining a light on planetary processes

    Wed 13 Sep, 2017 @12PM, level 7 Dr. Helen Brand, Scientist – Powder Diffraction Australian Synchrotron Email: helen.brand[at]synchrotron.org.au Abstract Jarosites and related minerals are of great …

    astro.physics.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/18/shining-a-light-on-planetary-processes

  2. After GW150914: gravitational-wave astronomy in the era of routine detection

    Wed 30 Aug, 2017 @12PM, level 7 Dr. Eric Thrane, Senior Lecturer Monash University Email: eric.thrane[a]monash.edu Abstract The first detection of gravitational waves from merging black …

    astro.physics.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/18/after-gw150914-gravitational-wave-astronomy-in-the-era-of-routine-detection

  3. Modelling thermonuclear supernovae: how to blow up a white dwarf star

    Wed 09 Aug, 2017 @12PM, level 7 Dr. Stuart Sim, Lecturer/Associate Investigator (SkyMapper) Queen’s University Belfast, UK Email: s.sim[at]qub.ac.uk Abstract Aside from being spectacular displays in …

    astro.physics.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/18/modelling-thermonuclear-supernovae-how-to-blow-up-a-white-dwarf-star

  4. Galaxies at Cosmic Dawn: Exploring the First Billion Years with Hubble and Spitzer – Implications for JWST

    Wed 02 Aug, 2017 @12PM, level 7 Prof. Garth Illingworth, Professor University of California Santa CruzEmail: gedi[at]ucolick.org Abstract Hubble has revolutionized the discovery and study of …

    astro.physics.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/18/galaxies-at-cosmic-dawn-exploring-the-first-billion-years-with-hubble-and-spitzer-implications-for-jwst

  5. Tenure-track position

    Apply – deadline Monday, 16 Oct 2017 The School of Physics at the University of Melbourne is seeking the appointment of an outstanding female academic to …

    astro.physics.unimelb.edu.au/2017/08/04/tenure-track-position

  6. Welcome to the Astro Research Group!

    The Melbourne Astro group has weekly colloquia, group meetings, and journal clubs. Normal times and places can be found on the calendar here. A list of …

    astro.physics.unimelb.edu.au/2016/06/24/welcome-to-the-astro-research-group

  7. A/Prof Andrew Melatos Awarded

    A/Prof Andrew Melatos was recently awarded a 2014 Citation for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning by the Federal Government’s Office for Learning & Teaching. The award …

    astro.physics.unimelb.edu.au/2014/10/16/aprof-andrew-melatos-awarded