Discover the latest astronomy news about Swinburne’s research and expertise.
Surfing, stars and science sway Swinburne’s newest astronomer
Wed 28 Mar 2018
With one eye on the stars and the other on the surf, Swinburne’s newest astronomer has settled in to Melbourne
Tributes pour in for Stephen Hawking
Thu 15 Mar 2018
In the wake of Stephen Hawking’s death there have been reactions from the world of Astronomy in Australia.
Swinburne launches powerful supercomputer
Wed 07 Mar 2018
Swinburne launches one of Australia’s most powerful supercomputers.
Signal detected from first stars in the Universe
Thu 01 Mar 2018
Distinguished Professor Karl Glazebrook discusses the latest and most exciting astronomical discovery of the decade.
Immersive Science: Revealing the Invisible Universe
Thu 15 Feb 2018
Swinburne astronomers have received a National Science Week grant to present live Virtual Reality talks exploring the Universe surrounding us.
Swinburne astronomers to help solve mystery of the Universe
Fri 02 Feb 2018
Swinburne to play a major role in helping to uncover the exact expansion rate of the Universe
Swinburne deepens relationship with UCSC
Thu 25 Jan 2018
Swinburne develops a partnered PhD program with University of California Santa Cruz.
Radio observations illuminate gravitational-wave event
Thu 21 Dec 2017
A Swinburne astronomer is part of an international discovery bringing scientists one step closer to understanding the physics of binary neutron star mergers
Swinburne debuts in physical sciences rankings
Wed 29 Nov 2017
Swinburne has ranked in the top 300 universities in physical sciences by the Times Higher Education subject rankings.
Swinburne’s Alan Duffy wins 2017 Tall Poppy Award
Thu 16 Nov 2017
Associate Professor Alan Duffy has been recognised for his contribution to research and public engagement.