Research »

The research at RSAA covers the length and breadth of astronomy and astrophysics, ranging from planetary science to cosmology, instrumentation to theory.


The Advanced Instrumentation and Technology Centre supports the development of the next generation of instruments for astronomy and space science

A bright supermassive black hole. Image credit: ESA/Hubble & NASA

Astronomers find fastest-growing black hole known in space »

Astronomers at ANU have found the fastest-growing black hole known in the Universe.
Photo by the NASA Goddard Space Flight Centre.

ANU stands ready to support new space agency »

The Australian National University (ANU) is poised to play a key role to support a new national space agency and to help drive education, research and industry