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Dr Mike Yui Ming Lau Binary evolution, stellar dynamics, population synthesis, LIGO, LISA PhD student at Monash University until 2023, then Croucher Fellow (postdoctoral research) at Heidelberg Institute of Theoretical Studies, Germany
Paul Sibley ANU postdoc
Vahid Jaberian Hamedan UWA PhD student until 2023
Chayan Chatterjee UWA PhD student until 2023, then a postdoc at Vanderbuilt Uni
Dr Andrew Cameron Swinburne postdoc until Aug 2023
Lisa Horsley Swinburne, Research Coordinator and Outreach Officer until Jul 2023
Dr Shanika Galaudage Neutron stars, Continuous gravitational waves, X-ray binaries Monash University PhD student until 2023, then Postdoctoral Researcher at at Observatoire de la Cote d'Azur, Nice, France
Dr Reinhold Wilcox Neutron Star Natal Kick Velocity Distribution Monash University PhD until 2023
Dr Avi Vajpeyi Bayesian Model Comparison to Study the Gravitational Wave Background with GPUs Monash University PhD student until 2023 then Postdoctoral Researcher at Auckland University of Technology
Dr Lucy Strang Multi-messenger studies of BNS post-merger remnants PhD at University of Melbourne, completed 2022, then Data Scientist in the data science and emerging technologies team at the Bureau of Meteorology
Dr Sundae Xu Chen Optomechanics Postdoctoral researcher at UWA 2017-2022, then Research engineer at OncoRes Medical
Dr Benjamin Neil Photonic crystal resonators PhD student at UWA, completed 2022, then Pacific Light and Hologram, USA
Dr James Spollard Optical phased array, link acquisition, digital signal processing PhD student at ANU, completed in 2022, then Vai Photonics / Advanced Navigation
Dr Alexei Ciobanu Modelling, "finesse", experimental, lasers PhD at the University of Adelaide finishing in 2022, then Data science and R&D at Australia Post, Melbourne
Dr Lyle Roberts Interferometry Sensing Signal Processing FPGA Postdoctoral Researcher at ANU 2017 - 2022, CEO and founder at Vai Photonics 2021, then spin-out company Vai is acquired by Advanced Navigation in May 2022.
Dr Rahul Choudhary Education and public outreach, Einsteinian physics education research University of Western Australia PhD completed in 2021 with Einstein First group, then Research Assistant in 2021 and 2022.
Dr Moritz Huebner Parameter estimation, Bayesian Statistics, Computational Physics Monash University PhD student, completed in 2021, then Postdoctoral Researcher at University of Melbourne, then Software Engineer at TNG Technology Consulting
Dr George Howitt Neutron stars, pulsar glitches, population synthesis University of Melbourne PhD student, then Postdoctoral Researcher at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Dr Sara Webb Supernovae, Gravitational Waves, FRBs, GRBs, Kilonovae Swinburne University of Technology PhD student, completed in 2021, then Postdoctoral Researcher
Dr Francisco Hernandez Vivanco False-alarm-rate, statistics, multi-messenger Monash University PhD student, completed 2021, then Senior Software Engineer at ANSTO Melbourne
Ethan Payne Programming, Bayesian Inference, Higher Order Modes, General Relativity Honours student at Monash in 2020, then Research Assistant at ANU in 2021, then moving to USA to start PhD
Dr Qi (ChiChi) Chu Compact binary coalescence search pipeline Postdoc at UWA 2017 to 2021, then Data Scientist at Woodside / StepChange
Dr Joshua McCann Low-frequency; seismic; isolation; instrumentation; control PhD student at UWA 2017 to 2021, then Lead/Senior Engineer, VEEM, Manufacturing
Dr Daniel Toyra Realistic modelling and design of advanced interferometric gravitational wave detectors Postdoctoral Researcher at ANU 2019 to 2021
Dr Robert Ward Optics, Controls systems, Space instrumentation, Interferometry Associate Investigator at ANU 2017 to 2021
Dr Michael Page Quantum optics, optomechanics, noise PhD student at UWA completing in 2019, then Postdoctoral researcher at NAOJ National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Tokyo
Craig Ingram CubeSats with University of Adelaide and CSIRO
Dr Hengxin Sun Postdoctoral researcher at UWA 2019 and 2020, then Academic Researcher, Shanxi University, China.
Colm Talbot Data analysis, compact binaries PhD student at Monash completing early 2020
Dr Juan Calderon Bustillo Binary black holes, black hole spectroscopy, parameter estimation, numerical relativity Postdoctoral researcher at Monash University in 2019, then Research Assistant Professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong
Fabian Zuluaga Black holes, particles, teaching PhD student at UWA in 2019, then PhD student at Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Dr Alejandro Vigna-Gomez Binaries, compact objects, high-energy astrophysics, transients PhD student at Monash in 2019, then DARK Fellow at Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen Denmark
Dr David McManus Low Frequency, Newtonian noise, Early Earthquake Warning, Gravimetry. PhD student at ANU completing in 2019, then postdoctoral researcher at Centre for Quantum Computation and Communication Technology UNSW Canberra Australia
Dr Jian Liu Parametric instability, high power laser PhD student at UWA in 2018, then postdoctoral researcher at Albert Einstein Institute, Hannover Germany
Joel Bosveld Postdoctoral Researcher on Data analysis and optimisationat UWA in 2018, then Submarine Capability Analyst at Department of Defence, Defence Science and Technology group - Australia.
Lisa Drummond PhD student 2017 and 2018 at University of Melbourne, then MIT for PhD in gravitational waves Neutron stars, superfluids, pulsar glitches
Alex Foppoli PhD student at UWA Einsteinian physics, physics education, gravitational waves, public outreach.
Hui Guo PhD student at UWA, then PhD student at Institute of Opto-Electronics ,Collaborative Innovation Center of Extreme Optics, Shanxi University, Taiyuan, China
Rhys Jones Honours student 2018 at UWA Optical springs, radiation pressure forces
Dr Grant David Meadors Postdoctoral researcher 2018 at Monash University Gravitational waves, data analysis, observation
Tarquin Ralph PhD student completing in 2018 at ANU Digital interferometry, wavefront sensing
Chris Samuel High Performance Computing Systems Engineer at Swinburne in 2018, now NERSC at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
Jordan Smith Honours student 2018 at ANU Adaptive optics, instrumentation, space, lasers
Igor Andreoni PhD student 2018 at Swinburne University of Technology, then Postdoctoral researcher at Caltech
Sylvia Biscoveanu Postdoctoral researcher 2017 and 2018 at Monash University
Georgia Mansell PhD student 2018 at Australian National University, then Post Doc/Commissioner at LIGO MIT Laboratory, USA
Dr Letizia Sammut Associate Investigator Postdoctoral researcher 2017 at Monash University April 2018 onwards - Senior Scientific Software Engineer for the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), which runs the Australian synchrotron facility.
Michael Ponds Gravitational Wave signal processing intern 2017 University of Western Australia
Sam Francis Space interferometry, metrology, instrumentation PhD student at Australian National University until Jan 2018 NASA - JPL and collaborating on LISA
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