All posts for the month January, 2013

2013 Australia Day Honours List

Three members of the Astronomical Society of Australia are among more than 500 people recognised yesterday in the Australia Day Honours List: Professor Brian Schmidt (Order of Australia) –  For eminent service as a global science leader in the field of physics through research in the study of astronomy and astrophysics, contributions to scientific bodies and […]

2013 Academy awards for scientific excellence

The Australian Academy of Science today announced the 2013 winners of its prestigious annual awards for scientific excellence. Congratulations to ASA members Ken Freeman and Chris Blake, who have both received awards. Professor Kenneth Freeman FAA FRS, Australian National University – 2013 Matthew Flinders Medal and Lecture: The Matthew Flinders Medal and Lecture recognises scientific […]