Popular Topics

The Universe in a nutshell

14 billion years of history in an hour

Are we alone?

Billions of galaxies, but only one planet with life?

The Dark Universe?

A look into dark energy and dark matter

Hearts of Darkness

Black holes and the dangers of exploring them!

How to hear the Big Bang

Observe the acoustic remnants of the Big Bang

Psuedoscience, a primer

A look into pseudoscience in the information world

Fireworks in the Universe

Exploding stars and their role in cosmic evolution

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Talks

19 Oct 2018

What is Astronomy?

Public talk

Gumdale State School

11 Oct 2018

A history of the universe in under 1000 words

Public talk

Physics in the Pub

17 Nov 2017

Coding Practises for the Busy Astronomer

Academic talk

CAASTRO Retreat

15 Aug 2017

The Brightest Fireworks in the Universe

Public talk

Physics in the Pub

22 Jun 2017

Hierachical Bayesian Models for Supernova Cosmology

Academic talk

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

15 May 2017

Type Ia supernovae: fireworks in space

Public talk

Pint of Science

13 Dec 2016

Hierachical Bayesian Models for Supernova Cosmology

Academic talk

University of Cambridge, Dark Energy Survey

8 Dec 2016

Supernova Cosmology: Now and for future surveys

Academic talk

University of Southampton & University of Portsmouth

7 Dec 2016

Introduction to git and code management

Academic talk

University of Cambridge, Dark Energy Survey

6 Dec 2016

Hierachical Bayesian Models for Supernova Cosmology

Academic talk

University of Portsmouth

1 Jan 2016

Heart of Darkness - the mystery of Black Holes

Public talk

CAASTRO Astronomer in Residence

18 Nov 2016

Sound waves in Space: Wigglez and the BAO

Academic talk

Swinburne University of Technology

17 Nov 2016

The future of astronomy

Public talk

ThinkInc - An Evening With Lisa Randall

9 Sep 2016

GetLit: Ship it

Public talk

Atlassian

14 Aug 2016

Publishing Packages in Python

Academic talk

University of Queensland

7 Aug 2016

ChainConsumer: Plots and LaTeX from MCMC chains

Academic talk

CAASTRO

13 May 2016

Hierachical Bayesian Models for Supernova Cosmology

Academic talk

Stanford University, Dark Energy Survey

10 Feb 2016

Globular Clusters in Maffei 1

Academic talk

Gemini Institute

30 Nov 2015

Marz - Redshifting software inside your browser

Academic talk

OzDES workshop

22 Oct 2015

Analysing the 2D BAO signal in the Wigglez survey

Academic talk

University of Queensland