Graduate student program

I would like to officially welcome the following students into the ATNF co-supervision program:

  • Emma Kirby (ANU) — "Turning the Time Arrow: The Evolutionary History of the Local Universe" with supervisors Dr Helmut Jerjen, Dr Erwin de Blok (both RSAA, ANU) and Dr Bärbel Koribalski (ATNF).
  • Rebecca McFadden (University of Melbourne) — "Radio Cerenkov Emission from UHE Neutrinos" with supervisors Profs Bill Moran, Rachel Webster, Peter Farrell (all University of Melbourne) and Prof Ron Ekers (ATNF).
  • Attila Popping (University of Groningen) — "Kinematic Imaging of the Cosmic HI Web" with supervisors Dr Thijs van der Hulst (Kapteyn Astronomical Institute) and Dr Robert Braun (ATNF).

Congratulations to Antoine Bouchard on the successful submission of his Australian National University PhD thesis on "The interstellar medium and evolution of dwarf galaxies in nearby groups", and to Rachel Deacon on the successful submission of her University of Sydney PhD thesis on "Magnetic fields and companion stars: Behind the shaping of planetary nebulae".

Antoine is now in Lyon (France), at the Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon (CRAL), Universite Claude-Bernard.

Bärbel Koribalski
Graduate Student Convener