Professor Bryan Gaensler

Professor Bryan Gaensler

Bryan Gaensler

Elected in 2013

Short citation at year of election

Bryan Gaensler has made fundamental contributions to our understanding of the Universe through his outstanding research on high-energy astrophysics, cosmic magnetic fields and the structure of our Galaxy. His pioneering studies have delivered a unique view on the brightest explosion in history, have provided the standard framework for relativistic outflows from neutron stars, have revealed the distribution of magnetic fields throughout the Universe, and have revised our estimates of the thickness of the Milky Way.

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