Projects per year
Andrew has more than 20 years experience as a professional astronomer. He has held prestigious research fellowships, the Hubble Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh, and an Australian Research Council Queen Elizabeth II Fellowship at the University of Sydney. He led the astronomy group at the Australian Astronomical Observatory for ten years, including a five month period as Acting Director, until its restructuring in 2018. He is an active leader in Australian astronomy, having been President of the Astronomical Society of Australia, and having served on the National Committee for Astronomy, as well as dozens of advisory committees. His leadership and management have been recognised with multiple awards from the Federal Department of Industry. He is a strong champion for diversity and equity, having led the AAO’s Diversity Committee for five years. This work has been recognised through the AAO winning the 2013 AHRI Gender Equity award, and with Silver Pleiades Awards from the ASA 2014 and 2016. He is a Fellow of the Astronomical Society of Australia, and Professor of Astronomy at Macquarie University. His research is aimed at understanding the evolution of star formation in galaxies over cosmic history.
Physics, PhD, University of Sydney
1994 → 1998
Award Date: 18 Dec 1998
Physics, BSc (Hons I), University of Sydney
1990 → 1993
Award Date: 13 May 1994
De Marco, O., McDermid, R., Casali, M., Wardle, M., de Grijs, R., Hopkins, A., Coutts, D. W., Withford, M., Zucker, D., Spitler, L., Owers, M., Dawson, J., Kotachery, D., Purcell, C., Schwab, C., Sealey, K., O'Toole, S., Lorente, N., Ellis, S., Lopez Sanchez, A. R., De Silva, G., Zafar, T., Ryder, S., Mulligan, J., Feger, T., Choudhury, S. & Lawrence, J.
1/01/20 → 31/12/22
Colless, M., Da Cunha, E., Mackey, D., Croom, S., Blake, C., Taylor, E. N., Drinkwater, M. J., DAVIS, T., Brough, S., Wright, D., Driver, S. P., Brown, M., Norris, R. & Hopkins, A.
1/01/18 → 30/06/21
K-band testing and progressing to conceptual design phase of the Subaru/ULTIMATE multiple integral field unit instrument
1/01/19 → 31/12/20
Galaxy and Mass Assembly (GAMA): The interplay between galaxy mass, SFR, and heavy element abundance in paired galaxy setsGarduño, L. E., Lara-López, M. A., López-Cruz, O., Hopkins, A. M., Owers, M. S., Pimbblet, K. A. & Holwerda, B. W., 1 Feb 2021, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 501, 2, p. 2969-2982 14 p.
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Discovery of a radio relic in the massive merging cluster SPT-CL J2023-5535 from the ASKAP-EMU Pilot SurveyHyeongHan, K., Jee, M. J., Rudnick, L., Parkinson, D., Finner, K., Yoon, M., Lee, W., Brunetti, G., Brüggen, M., Collier, J. D., Hopkins, A. M., Michałowski, M. J., Norris, R. P. & Riseley, C., 10 Sep 2020, In: Astrophysical Journal. 900, 2, p. 1-7 7 p., 127.
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Hopkins, A. M., Taylor, E. N. & Wright, A. H., 1 Nov 2020, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 499, 1, p. 631-652 22 p.
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Hopkins, A. M., Bamford, S. P., Brown, M. J. I., Brough, S., Kelvin, L., Bilicki, M. & Kielkopf, J., 1 Nov 2020, In: Astronomical Journal. 160, 5, p. 1-26 26 p., 223.
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Hopkins, A. M., Loveday, J., Pimbblet, K. & Wang, L., 1 Jan 2020, In: Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 491, 1, p. 398-408 11 p.
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