Researcher

Dr Ashley Jade Ruiter

My Expertise

Supernovae and stellar transients, Galactic sources of gravitational waves (e.g. double white dwarfs), stellar populations involving interacting binary stars. 

Field of Research (FoR)


My Qualifications

PhD 2009 USA, MSc 2005 Canada, BSc (Hon) 2002 Canada


My Research Supervision


Supervision keywords


Areas of supervision

PhD, Masters, and undergraduate research projects in Astrophysics (observations and/or theory): 

-thermonuclear (Type Ia)...view more


My Qualifications

PhD 2009 USA, MSc 2005 Canada, BSc (Hon) 2002 Canada


My Research Supervision


Supervision keywords


Areas of supervision

PhD, Masters, and undergraduate research projects in Astrophysics (observations and/or theory): 

-thermonuclear (Type Ia) supernova progenitors and related stellar transients, including predictions for the Vera Rubin Observatory

-LISA (Laser Interferometer Space Antenna) gravitational wave sources of stellar origin in our Galaxy 

-interacting binary star populations (accreting white dwarf stars)


My Teaching

I currently teach half of the 2nd year Astrophysics course for Physics majors at UNSW Canberra, ZPEM 2509. 

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Location

SSCI South (Building 26)

Contact

0262688695