Dilpreet Kaur, a PhD candidate at ICRAR-Curtin, has recently used telescopes in Australia and India to conduct research relating to detecting gravitational waves using an array of pulsars.
Dr Adelle Goodwin, Dr Natasha Hurley-Walker, and Dr Adam Stevens have all been recognised in this year's Astronomical Society of Australia awards.
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A powerful radio-wave laser, called a ‘megamaser’, has been observed by the MeerKAT telescope in South Africa.
A team mapping radio waves in the Universe has discovered something unusual that releases a giant burst of energy three times an hour, and it’s unlike anything astronomers have seen before. The team who discovered it think it could be a neutron star or a white dwarf—collapsed cores of stars—with an ultra-powerful magnetic field.
Astronomers have observed the nearest active supermassive black hole to Earth at radio wavelengths in unprecedented detail. The emission is powered by a central black hole in the galaxy Centaurus A, about 12 million light years away.