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Biography

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.

Education/Academic qualification

Physics, PhD, University of Sydney

19941998

Physics, BSc (Hons I), University of Sydney

19901993

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Projects

TAIPAN Spectrograph and Positioner for the UKST

Colless, M., Lawrence, J. & Hopkins, A.

1/07/181/03/21

Project: Research

Doubling the power of a unique astronomical survey facility

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.

1/01/1830/06/21

Project: Research

Australian membership of the European 4MOST Consortium

Zucker, D., Driver, S., Robotham, A., Colless, M., Croom, S., Blake, C., Asplund, M., Glazebrook, K., Parkinson, D., Seymour, N., Trenti, M., Martell, S., Brown, M., Hopkins, A. & Couch, W.

13/06/1631/12/16

Project: Research

Research Outputs

Galaxy and Mass Assembly (GAMA): properties and evolution of red spiral galaxies

Mahajan, S., Gupta, K. K., Rana, R., Brown, M. J. I., Phillipps, S., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Bremer, M. N., Brough, S., Holwerda, B. W., 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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    Galaxy and Mass Assembly (GAMA): Defining passive galaxy samples and searching for the UV upturn

    Phillipps, S., Ali, S. S., Bremer, M. N., De Propris, R., Sansom, A. E., Cluver, M. E., Alpaslan, M., Brough, S., Brown, M. J. I., Davies, L. J. M., Driver, S. P., Grootes, M. W., Holwerda, B. W., Hopkins, A. M., James, P. A., Pimbblet, K., Robotham, A. S. G., Taylor, E. N. & Wang, L., 1 Feb 2020, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 492, 2, p. 2128-2139 12 p.

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    PKS 2250-351: A giant radio galaxy in Abell 3936

    Seymour, N., Huynh, M., Shabala, S. S., Rogers, J., Davies, L. J. M., Turner, R. J., O'Brien, A., Ishwara-Chandra, C. H., Thorne, J. E., Galvin, T. J., Jarrett, T., Andernach, H., Anderson, C., Bunton, J., Chow, K., Collier, J. D., Driver, S., Filipovic, M. D., Gürkan, G., Hopkins, A. M. & 10 others, Kapińska, A. D., Leahy, D. A., Marvil, J., Manojlovic, P., Norris, R. P., Phillips, C., Robotham, A., Rudnick, L., Singh, V. & White, S. V., 25 Mar 2020, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 37, 13 p., e013.

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  • ASKAP commissioning observations of the GAMA 23 field

    Leahy, D. A., Hopkins, A. M., Norris, R. P., Marvil, J., Collier, J. D., Taylor, E. N., Allison, J. R., Anderson, C., Bell, M., Bilicki, M., Bland-Hawthorn, J., Brough, S., Brown, M. J. I., Driver, S., Gurkan, G., Harvey-Smith, L., Heywood, I., Holwerda, B. W., Liske, J., Lopez-Sanchez, A. R. & 8 others, McConnell, D., Moffett, A., Owers, M. S., Pimbblet, K. A., Raja, W., Seymour, N., Voronkov, M. A. & Wang, L., 19 Jul 2019, In : Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia. 36, 19 p., 024.

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  • Assembly bias evidence in close galaxy pairs

    Ferreras, I., Hopkins, A. M., Lagos, C., Sansom, A. E., Scott, N., Croom, S. & Brough, S., Jul 2019, In : Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 487, 1, p. 435-443 9 p.

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