Record ID:
47806922 (Libraries Australia Authorities)
Authority type:
  • Name.
LC number:
  • no2007038980 oca07377973
See also:
  • Nobel laureate in Physics, 2011 ; Dr Brian Schmidt is at the Australian National University College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Areas of expertise include: Cosmology And Extragalactic Astronomy, Stellar Astronomy And Planetary Systems, Astronomical And Space Instrumentation, High Energy Astrophysics; Cosmic Rays, Astronomical And Space Sciences. (accessed Oct. 6, 2011)
  • Brian P. Schmidt is a Distinguished Professor, Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow and astrophysicist at the Australian National University Mount Stromlo Observatory and Research School of Astronomy and Astrophysics and is widely known for his research in using supernovae as Cosmological Probes. He currently holds an Australia Research Council Federation Fellowship. Schmidt shared both the 2006 Shaw Prize in Astronomy and the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics with Saul Perlmutter and Adam Riess for providing evidence that the expansion of the universe is accelerating. More information is at, (wikipedia, accessed Oct. 6, 2011).
  • Runaway universe [VR] c2006: voiceover narration (Brian Schmidt, one of the world's foremost supernova hunters)
  • Co-author, The extragalactic distance scale without 2011: t.p. (Lachlan Hislop, Jeremy Mould, Brian Schmidt, Michael S. Bessell, Gary Da Costa, Paul Francis, Stefan Keller, Patrick Tisserand, Sharon Rapoport and Andy Casey)
  • Co-author, SkyMapper and the Southern Sky Survey a valuable resource for stellar astrophysics, 2009: t.p. (Michael Bessell, Gabe Bloxham, Brian Schmidt, Stefan Keller, Patrick Tisserand, Paul Francis).
Cataloguing source:
  • PaPiCLS eng PaPiCLS ANU
Authentication code:
  • anuc