Professor Michael Ireland

PhD (U.Syd) B.Sc (Hons I, U.Syd) B.Math (U.Newcastle)
Astronomer and Instrument Scientist
ANU College of Science
T: +61 2 612 50288

Areas of expertise

  • Stellar Astronomy And Planetary Systems 020110
  • Astronomical And Space Instrumentation 020102

Available student projects

Potential student projects available in instrumentation for astronomy from space, direct imaging of extrasolar planets, testing stellar models of young stars and stellar associations, modelling pulsating AGB stars and astronomical instrumentation. The most significant current project is Pyxis:

Some projects are at, with further details on my research group at my personal page below. Please contact me for more information!

Projects and Grants

Grants information is drawn from ARIES. To add or update Projects or Grants information please contact your College Research Office.

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Updated:  21 May 2024 / Responsible Officer:  Director (Research Services Division) / Page Contact:  Researchers