News

26
Aug

AAT call for Reserved Time Proposals – Semester 2023A

The Anglo-Australian Telescope (AAT) has recently issued a Call for Reserved Time Proposals for Semester 2023A. The proposal deadline for AAT Reserved Time in Semester 2023A (1 February 2023 – 31 July 2023) is 15 September 2022, at 17:00, Australian Eastern Standard Time (UTC + 10 hrs).
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22
Aug

Australian ESO Proposal Workshop 2022

AAL and Australia’s ESO Scientific Technical Committee and Users Committee representatives (Michael Murphy and Sarah Sweet, respectively) would like to invite our community to an on-line ESO proposal writing workshop to be held on Thursday 8 Sep from noon-2:30pm AEST (10am-12:30pm AWST).
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16
Aug

Australian-based astronomers to take a deep dive into the cosmos with time awarded on one of ESO’s most powerful instruments

Two teams of astronomers led by The University of Sydney and by The University of Western Australia node of the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR/UWA) have recently each been awarded substantial amounts of observing time on one of the most in-demand instruments at the European Southern...
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26
Jul

Registrations are now open for ACAMAR Workshop on VLBI, 20-21 October 2022

Registrations are now open for ACAMAR's Workshop on VLBI: Towards a Sino-Australia high-sensitivity VLBI array, set to take place online between the 20th and 21st of October, 2022.
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11
Jul

Celebrating Indigenous knowledge and research with new interactive infographic

Australia's national research infrastructure is celebrating Indigenous knowledge and research through the release of a new interactive infographic.
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05
Jul

AAL awarded additional $1.4M for the GWDC and ESO-related computing projects

AAL has been awarded an additional $1.4M from the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS) program to support the Gravitational Wave Data Centre (GWDC) and computing projects related to the European Southern Observatory (ESO).
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24
Jun

Call for Nominations: The ACAMAR Australian Advisory Committee

On behalf of the Australian Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER), Astronomy Australia Limited (AAL) seeks to appoint two new members to the ACAMAR Australian Advisory Committee.
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17
Jun

Call for Proposals – AAL Supercomputer Time Allocation Committee (ASTAC) Large Programs

AAL is pleased to announce that ASTAC’s Call for Proposals for Large Programs is now open. The deadline for this call is 11pm (AWST) on 1 July 2022. Submissions must be made via the ADACS website online proposal system.
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13
May

First direct visual evidence of the supermassive black hole at the heart of our galaxy

For the first time, an international team of researchers have captured direct visual evidence of the supermassive black hole at the centre of our galaxy. The image was produced by the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) Collaboration, a global network of radio telescopes.
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27
Apr

ESO Studentship Programme – Call for Applications

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) offers PhD students the opportunity to spend between 6 months and 2 years working alongside ESO scientific staff through the ESO Studentship Programme. There are 2 application deadlines each year, the next of which is 31 May 2022. A number of Australian graduate students have...
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