Understanding consciousness in the human brain
An interdisciplinary project aims to unlock one of the world's greatest mysteries, and potentially advance our understanding of machine learning.
When you look up, how far back in time do you see?
When you look up at the vastness of space you can see hundreds, thousands and even millions of years into the past.
The stories behind Aboriginal star names now recognised by the world's astronomical body
Four star names from Aboriginal Australia have been formally recognised. So what are they and where to find them?
How to survive on Mars – a practical guide
Donald Trump may want to send people back to the moon, but what about the practicalities of living on Mars?
Reaching for the stars
Look up into the night sky and you’re unlikely to see an Australian satellite, but that might all be about to change.
Stars shine in the oral traditions of Aboriginal Australians
The oral traditions of Aboriginal Australians shows a deep understanding of three red-giant variable stars, long before European observers.
Delivering Impact - In Brief
Over coming decades, Australia’s economic prosperity and wellbeing will depend more and more on our ability to foster and sustain a culture of innovation. Universities will be vital to this endeavour, not only in their role as centres for...
Understanding our universe through gravitational wave astronomy
It was a big day for physics: 14 September 2015. Scientists made the first confirmed detection of a gravitational wave – a ripple in space-time theorised by Albert Einstein a century ago, but until that moment unproven.
Senior research fellow at the Monash Indigenous Studies Centre
ARC Future Fellow and Associate Professor, School of Physics & Astronomy
Lecturer, School of Physics and Astronomy
Associate Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy
Lecturer, School of Physics & Astronomy
Professor of Chemistry Education, Faculty of Science
Associate Professor, Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neurosciences
Professor, School of Philosophical, Historical and International Studies
ARC Future Fellow, School of Physics and Astronomy
Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering