SAMI Team Members

SAMI Team Members

Members of the astronomical community who have an interest in science with the SAMI Galaxy Survey, and/or have particular resources that may be valuable to the team are invited to consider joining either as full or associate team members. Please see this page for further details.

Name Affiliation
Dr James Allen University of Sydney
Dr Ivan Baldry Liverpool JMU
Dr Luke Barnes University of Sydney
Dr Amanda Bauer Australian Astronomical Observatory
Ms Simona Bekeraitė AIP
Prof Kenji Bekki International Cetnre for Radio Astronomy Research
Dr Mike Birchall Australian Astronomical Observatory
Prof Joss Bland-Hawthorn University of Sydney
Ms Jessica Bloom University of Sydney
A/Prof Alyson Brooks Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
Dr Sarah Brough Australian Astronomical Observatory
Dr Julia Bryant University of Sydney
  • target selection WG chair
Mr Craig Burnett The University of Melbourne
Prof Gerald Cecil University of North Carolina
Dr Michelle Cluver University of Cape Town
Prof Matthew Colless Australian National University
Dr Luca Cortese Swinburne University of Technology
Prof Warrick Couch Swinburne University
Dr Rob Crain Leiden Observatory
A/Prof Scott Croom The University of Sydney
  • team leader, science WG chair
A/Prof Darren Croton Swinburne University of Technology
Prof Roger Davies University of Oxford
Ms Catherine de Burgh-Day The University of Melbourne
Dr Francesco Di Mille University of Sydney/Australian Astronomical Observatory
Prof Michael Drinkwater University of Queensland
Prof Simon Driver ICRAR/UWA
Dr Niv Drory UNAM
Dr Simon Ellis Australian Astronomical Observatory
Dr Lisa Fogarty The University of Sydney
  • observing co-ordinator
Prof Duncan Forbes Swinburne
Dr Caroline Foster Australian Astronomical Observatory
Prof Ken Freeman Research School of Astronomy & Astrophysics, The Australian National University
Dr Karl Glazebrook Swinburne Unversity
Dr Michael Goodwin Australian Astronomical Observatory
Dr Andy Green Australian Astronomical Observatory
  • webmaster
Miss Madusha Gunawardhana Durham University
Ms Elise Hampton Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Mr I-Ting Ho Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii
Dr Andrew Hopkins Australian Astronomical Observatory
Dr Bernd Husemann European Southern Observatory (ESO)
Dr Heath Jones Monash University
Dr Andreas Kelz Leibniz-Institut fuer Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)
Prof Lisa Kewley Australian National University
  • science co-ordinator
Dr Iraklis Konstantopoulos Australian Astronomical Observatory, CAASTRO
  • database WG chair
Dr Baerbel Koribalski Australia Telescope National Facility, CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science
Dr David Lagattuta Swinburne, CAASTRO
Dr Maritza Lara-Lopez Australian Astronomical Observatory
Dr Jon Lawrence Australian Astronomical Observatory
Prof Geraint Lewis The University of Sydney
  • simulations WG chair
Dr Joe Liske European Southern Observatory
Dr Angel Lopez-Sanchez Australian Astronomical Observatory / Macquarie University
Ms Nuria Lorente Australian Astronomical Observatory
Dr Smriti Mahajan University of Queensland
Dr Sarah Martell University of New South Wales
Ms Rebecca McElroy Sydney Institute for Astronomy, University of Sydney
Dr Anne Medling RSAA - ANU
A/Prof Martin Meyer ICRAR/UWA
Dr Jeremy Mould Swinburne University
Dr Simon Mutch The University of Melbourne
Dr Peder Norberg ICC, Department of Physics
Dr Danail Obreschkow International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research
Dr Matt Owers Australia & Department of Physics and Astronomy, Macquarie University and Australian Astronomical Observatory
Prof Quentin Parker Macquarie University/Australian Astronomical Observatory
Dr Gregory Poole Swinburne University of Technology
Dr Chris Power International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research
Dr Michael Pracy Sydney Institute For Astronomy
Prof Justin Read ETH Zürich & University of Leicester
Mr Samuel Richards USyd / AAO / CAASTRO
Dr Aaron Robotham St Andrews
Prof Elaine Sadler University of Sydney
Dr Sebastian F. Sanchez Instituto de Astrofisica de Andalucia
Mr Adam Schaefer Sydney Institute for Astronomy
Dr Julia Scharwaechter LERMA, Observatoire de Paris
Dr Nic Scott University of Sydney
Dr Rob Sharp The Australian National University
  • data reduction WG chair
Dr Rachel Somerville Rutgers University
Dr Chris Springob ICRAR/UWA
Mrs Sarah Sweet University of Queensland
Dr Dan Taranu International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research
Dr Edward Taylor The University of Melbourne
Dr Edoardo Tescari School of Physics, University of Melbourne
Dr Chiara Tonini Swinburne University of Technology
Mr Jakob Walcher Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)
  • quality control WG chair
Prof Rachel Webster University of Melbourne
Dr Lutz Wisotzki Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam
Dr O. Ivy Wong ICRAR-UWA
Prof Stuart Wyithe The University of Melbourne
Dr Tiantian Yuan Australian National University
  • newsletter editor