Academic

Adjunct and honorary

Administration

Anthony Arnold

Research interests: tree and direct N-body simulations, black holes and gravitational radiation.

Email: anthony.arnold@uqconnect.edu.au

David Blyth

Research interests: modelling the dynamics of galaxies with massive black holes.

Email: d.blyth@uq.edu.au

 

Sanjay Bloor

Research interests: the particle nature of dark matter, complementarity of experimental signatures in physics beyond the Standard Model, computational tools in particle physics

Email: sanjay.bloor12@imperial.ac.uk

Zac Byrne

Research interests: extragalactic astrophysics, focussing on element abundances and their effect on the formation and life of galaxies. Also galaxy simulations and black holes.

Email: zacbyrne@gmail.com

 

Joshua Calcino

Research interests: supernova cosmology with the OzDES galaxy survey.

Email: josh.calcino@gmail.com

Anthony Carr

Research interests: supernova Cosmology, redshift accuracy, systematic errors and their effects on cosmological parameters

Email: anthony.carr@uq.net.au

Chris Chang

Research interests: Super-Symmetric Extensions to the Standard Model and the appearance of acausality in physics.

Email: christopher.chang@uq.net.au

Simon Deeley

Research interests: galaxy evolution and its dependence on the surrounding environment, currently focusing on how spiral galaxies transform into lenticular galaxies.

Email: simon.deeley@uqconnect.edu.au

Aaron Glanville

Research interests: exploring the effects of redshift errors on cosmological constraints, BAO cosmology and the General relativistic description of expanding space

Email: aaronglanville2@gmail.com

Samuel Hinton

Research interests: testing cosmological models using large-scale structure and supernova data; creating detailed visualisations, intuitive scientific software, and automatic data pipelines.

Email: samuelreay@gmail.com

 

Ellie Leitinger

Research interests: metallicities and kinematics of globular clusters, spectroscopy and photometry, active galactic nuclei and reverberation mapping of black holes

Email: ellen.leitinger@uq.net.au

Rebecca Jane Mayes

Research interests: using cosmological simulations to study galaxy disruption in large galaxy clusters, with the goal of

predicting the number of supermassive black holes that are located within ultra-compact dwarf galaxies.

Email: r.mayes@uq.net.au

 

Andrew Penton

Research interests: Supermassive Black Hole mass measurements using reverberation mapping, Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN) and general relativistic Black Hole simulations.

Email: andrew.penton@uq.net.au

Gary Segal

Research interests: information-theoretic perspectives on the second law of thermodynamics.The application of machine learning in big data radio astronomy, in particular, measures of 'interestingness' and unsupervised learning approaches for detecting the unexpected.

Email: g.segal@uq.edu.au

 

 

Curtis Brown

Ashlee Caddell

Iñigo Saez Casares

Matt Craigie

James Freeburn

Yan Lai

Anna Liang

Oliver Pye

Abbe Whitford

 

Staff

Jacobo Asorey

Jason Dossett

Janie Hoormann

Edward Macaulay

Smriti Mahajan

David Parkinson

Signe Riemer-Sorensen

 

Students

2019

Aaron Glanville (Honours)

Tyler Philp (Honours)

Matthew Wilkinson (Honours)

 

2018

Anthony Carr (Honours)

Chenyu He (Masters)

Chris Johnson (Honours)

Andrew Penton (Honours)

 

2017

Sam Cree (Honours)

Harry Hobson (Honours)

Pouria Khalaj (PhD)

Henning Schmitz (Honours)

Merryn Taylor (Honours)

 

2016

Zac Byrne (Honours)

Troy Cobb (Honours)

Joshua Calcino (Honours)

Daniel Muthukrishna (Honours)

Natalia Eiré Sommer (Honours)

 

2015

Anthea King (PhD)

Joel Pfeffer (PhD)

Jacob Seiler (Honours)

Sarah Thomson (Honours)

 

2014

Caitlin Adams (Honours)

Mathew Bonanno (Honours)

Sarah Hegarty (Honours)

Samuel Hinton (Honours)

Colin Maclaurin (Masters)

Ewan McAndrew (Honours)

Kyle Muzycka (Honours)

Conor O'Neill (Honours)

Mikkel Stockmann (Honours)

Sarah Sweet (PhD)

Adam Thomas (Honours)

Carolyn Wood (Honours)

 

2012

Brendan Griffen (PhD)

Samuel Peet (Honours)