Julie Banfield


A photo of me I am an OCE Postdoctoral Fellow at CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science (CASS), formally known as the Australia Telescope National Facility (ATNF). I am now a visiting fellow at the ANU Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics at Mt. Stromlo but I visit CASS in Marsfield once a month. The best way to reach me is via email at Julie.Banfield [at] csiro.au

Research Interests:

  • Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN)
  • Magnetism
  • Galaxy evolution
  • AGN feedback



  • Ph.D. University of Calgary (2011)
    • Supervisor: Dr. Russ Taylor
    • Thesis Title: "Polarized Radio Sources: A Study of Luminosity, Redshift and Flux Density"
  • M.Sc. University of Calgary (2006)
    • Supervisor: Dr. Russ Taylor
    • Thesis Title: "Compact Polarized Sources in the ELAIS N1 Field"
  • B.Sc. University of Western Ontario (2004)
    • Supervisor: Dr. Aaron Sigut
    • Thesis Title: "AGN Emission Line Profiles Based on Kinematic Modelling for the Broad Line Region"

Contact Information

CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science, Australia Telescope National Facility

Corner of Pembroke and Vimera Roads

P.O. Box 76, Epping NSW, Australia, 1710

Email: Julie.Banfield [at] csiro.au

Astronomical Techniques 2014 Info

  • Course Site: Astronomical Tecniques
  • Raido Project
    • Project [PDF] DUE MONDAY MAY 19, 5pm
    • Useful presentation 1 [PDF] Prof. Mike Garret course notes
    • Useful presentation 2 [PPT] Swinburne Online Courses
    • Tutorial data [FILE], calibration steps [FILE]
    • Lecture Slides, May 14, 2014 [PDF]
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