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


New research sheds light on Milky Way's turbulent past »

Stars around our galaxy previously thought to be from merged dwarf galaxies are likely to have once been part of the Milky Way before being pulled away by an invading satellite galaxy

ANU appoints new Director for Siding Spring Observatory »

The Australian National University (ANU) has appointed astronomer Dr Chris Lidman as the first Director of the ANU Siding Spring Observatory.