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Dr Michael Cowley

Dr Michael Cowley
Name Michael Cowley
Position Casual Employment
Section School of Sciences
Location Toowoomba Campus
Email
Qualifications BAppSc QUT , BAppSc(Hons) QUT , PhD Macquarie

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Cosmology and Extragalactic Astronomy ( 020103 )

Research interests
Extragalactic Astrophysics, Cosmology, Physics Education, Lighting Physics

Professional memberships
Member of the Astronomical Society of Australia
Member of the Australian Institute of Physics
Member of the Institute of Physics

Research most recent
Modelling the Dynamics of a Hypothetical Planet X by way of Gravitational N-body Simulator - Cowley, M. J., Hughes, S. W., The European Journal of Physics, 38, 025602 (2017)

ZFOURGE Catalogue of AGN Candidates: an Enhancement of 160µm-derived Star-formation Rates in Active Galaxies to z = 3.2 - Cowley, M. J., Spitler, L.R., Tran, K.-V., et al., The Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 457, 629–641 (2015)

Characterising Transiting Exoplanets by way of Differential Photometry - Cowley, M. J., Hughes, S. W., Physics Education, 49, 293 (2014)

A complete list of publications is available at http://arxiv.org/a/cowley_m_1.html


Research most notable
Decoupled Black Hole Accretion and Quenching: The Relationship Between BHAR, SFR, and Quenching in Milky Way and Andromeda-mass Progenitors Since z = 2.5 - Cowley, M. J., Spitler, L.R., Papovich, C., et al., The Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 473, 3710-3716 (2017)