Physics Lecture Theatre, Old Main Building, UNSW Kensington Campus
Speaker: Prof. Michael Burton
Summary: Due to personal reasons, the original speaker, Prof. James Jackson, was unable to give the public presentation. Prof. Michael Burton kindly offered to give a presentation on "Stardust: the Stuff of Life", essentially an overview of star formation in the galaxy.
Speaker Bio: Michael’s primary research revolves around Star Formation and Molecular Clouds. He is also heavily involved with the development of Antarctic astronomy. Michael is also an undergraduate lecturer in physics and astronomy.