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Prof

Rachel Webster

Professor
Physics
Cosmology
terabyte datasets
low frequency radio telescopes
first stars
Epoch of reionisation
galaxy formation
Black holes
broad line region
Microlensing
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Prof

Rachel Webster

 
Division
Science
 
Primary Interest
Astrophysics
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Prof

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Projects

Displaying the 10 most recent projects by Rachel Webster.

28

Projects

Project Types


18

Research Grant


6

Research Contracts


4

Internal Research Grant


Scholarly Works

Displaying the 10 most recent scholarly works by Rachel Webster.

News

Displaying the 6 most recent news articles by Rachel Webster.

6

News Articles

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2020

Officer of the Order of Australia


2016

University of Melbourne

2010

Victorian Honour Roll of Women

2006

Australian Mid-career Mentoring Award

Nature Midcareer Mentoring

2005

Caroline Herschel Invited Distinguished Lecture

Caroline Herschel Distinguished Lecturer, Space Telescope Science Institute

1997

Inaugural Woman Lecturer in Physics

Australian Institute of Physics

1989

Annie J Cannon Award (runner up)

American Astronomical Society

1982

Amelia Earhart Fellowship (1982, 1983)

Zonta International

1980

International Fellowship

American Association of University Women

2018

FAA - Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science


1992

Fellow of the Astronomical Society of Australia


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Awards

Credentials

Positions


Professor

Physics

Member Of The Royal Society Of Victoria

The Royal Society of Victoria

Astronomical Society Of Australia

Astronomical Society of Australia

Full Member

American Astronomical Society

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Cambridge

Master of Science

University of Sussex

Bachelor of Science

Monash University

International Linkages


MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research

United States

Harvard University

United States

Space Telescope Science Institute

United States

Johns Hopkins University

United States