Our Research

QUT Astrophysics academic staff and students are active across a diverse range of astronomical research projects, including:

  • Galaxy formation and evolution
  • Active galactic nuclei and supermassive black holes
  • Multi-wavelength photometry
  • Infrared spectroscopy
  • Spectral energy distribution modelling
  • Characterising exoplanets
  • Astronomy education

Research Topics

We welcome enquiries from potential Honours and postgraduate students interested in performing astrophysics research at QUT. Current projects available include:

For more details, please contact Dr Michael Cowley.