[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/CE1101020]
Researchers Prof B Gaensler; Prof LG Staveley-Smith; Prof S Wyithe; Prof M Bailes; Prof BP Schmidt; A/Prof SM Croom; Prof EM Sadler; Prof SJ Tingay; Prof RL Webster; Prof JR Mould; Prof WJ Couch; Prof FH Briggs; Prof BJ Boyle; Dr R Braun; Prof MM Colless; A/Prof AM H
Brief description (ARC Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics) The ARC Centre of Excellence for All-sky Astrophysics (CAASTRO) will establish Australia as a world-leader in the emerging discipline of wide-field astronomy. CAASTRO will answer fundamental questions about the nature of the Universe, develop innovative ways of processing enormous data-sets, and enable a diverse set of opportunities for students and early career researchers. By bringing Australia's top astronomers together into a focused collaboration, CAASTRO will cement Australia's reputation as an international leader in astrophysical research, will build unique expertise in wide-field radio and optical astronomy and will position Australia to lead the science programmes planned for the Square Kilometre Array.
Funding Amount 20600000
Funding Scheme ARC Centres of Excellences