RASNZ Conference Schedule
Affiliated Societies Meeting
Delegates from the 20+ affiliated societies meet in-person at the conference, discussing various action points and voting on council representatives every second year
Official opening of the conference by various dignitaries and the local society; the 2023 Fellows lecture, followed by socialising.
Welcome and Housekeeping
The JANZOS Project: A Critical Evaluation of an International Collaboration in Gamma Ray Astronomy
What is dark matter? From MOA to galaxy clusters.
Dissecting the Destruction of Axion Miniclusters by Stars: An Analytical Approach
Countering long-duration spaceflight bone-loss.
Quin Aicken Davies UC Postgrad
An Analysis of Chemically Peculiar Stars
Jason Alexander UC Postgrad
Mass-ratio distribution and frequency of binaries in young clusters
Stream 1 - Cole Theatre
History of the Auckland Astronomical Society 1967-1991.
Gravitational Microlensing from Stardome over Two Decades
Kiwis Who Caught Comets - Let's Look at Murray Geddes
(594913) Aylo'chaxnim - a kilometre-sized asteroid inside Venus
Scientific CMOS sensors in Astronomy: QHY600M
Two Decades of Celestial Reference Frame VLBI in the Deep South
Stream 2 - Carbine Room
Recent Research at the University of Canterbury Mt John Observatory
William Dimery-Knight SWAPA
My piece of the puzzle
Alan Viles SWAPA
Alysha Wilson SWAPA
I live in the space between the stars and the sky.
Jethro Ware SWAPA
My Experience at EPS Astronomy School 2023
Nikau Dymond SWAPA
I want to learn about the universe with physics
What's JWST done so far...?
Brayden Leicester ASTRONZ
Galaxy Morphology vs Colour
Andrew Moore UC Postgrad
Determining the age of galactic clusters via probabilistic generative modeling
Ethan Bull UC Postgrad
Mode Identification of Beta Cephei Variable Stars
Zachary Lane UC Postgrad
Type Ia Supernova Tests of Average Cosmic Evolution with Pantheon+
Jesse Satherly UC Postgrad
The Effect of General Relativity on Axion-Photon Conversion
RASNZ 2023 Annual General Meeting
Seeing the Cosmic Web from Suburban Auckland
A Parliamentary petition for dark sky protection
Adrien Vilquin Barrajon
Weather & environmental limitations to stargazing
Finding ways to support amateur astronomical research
Rhia Hewett UC Postgrad
Modelling Molecular Clouds with Potential Cosmic Ray Accelerators
Setaita Siufanga ASTRONZ
Astrophysics of the gaseous nebula, Omega Nebula.
Big science from a little country
James Scott UO Fireballs Aotearoa
New Zealand's community meteor camera network
Tingting Wang UO Fireballs Aotearoa
from fireball capture to meteorite hunt
Stardome redevelopment - reconnecting our manuhiri/visitors to the cosmos
Exoplanet Watch and Eyes on Exoplanets
In the footsteps of Tycho Brahe: A pilgrimage to Hven
Wayne Orchiston & John Hearnshaw
From Bickerton to Bateson: The Challenge to Establish Astrophysics in Aotearoa / New Zealand
Nelson Society Conference 2024
prizes and conference close
Springer Book launch
The 2023 RASNZ conference runs from 2nd-5th June.