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Researcher: Shabala, SS (Dr Stas Shabala)

Fields of Research

Cosmology and Extragalactic Astronomy
Astronomical and Space Sciences
Galactic Astronomy
Geodesy
Astronomical and Space Instrumentation
Space and Solar Physics
High Energy Astrophysics; Cosmic Rays
Geophysics
Particle Physics
Plant Physiology
Astrobiology
Cartography

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Earth Sciences
Environmentally Sustainable Plant Production
Learner Development
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering

Career Best Publications

Active galactic nucleus feedback drives the colour evolution of local galaxies; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
AGN jet kinetic power and the energy budget of radio galaxy lobes; The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics
Energetics and lifetimes of local radio active galactic nuclei; Astrophysical Journal
Galaxy Zoo: dust and molecular gas in early-type galaxies with prominent dust lanes; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Galaxy Zoo: dust lane early-type galaxies are tracers of recent, gas-rich minor mergers; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Radio source feedback in galaxy evolution; The Astrophysical Journal
Simulating the eff ects of quasar structure on parameters from geodetic VLBI; Journal of Geodesy
Size dependence of the radio-luminosity-mechanical-power correlation in radio galaxies; Astrophysical Journal
The duty cycle of local radio galaxies; Royal Astronomical Society. Monthly Notices

Research Publications

A Herschel*-ATLAS study of dusty spheroids: Probing the minor-merger process in the local Universe; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
A simple model for AGN feedback in nearby early-type galaxies; Royal Astronomical Society. Monthly Notices
Active galactic nucleus feedback drives the colour evolution of local galaxies; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
AGN feedback through sound wave dissipation; Astrophysics and Space Science
AGN jet kinetic power and the energy budget of radio galaxy lobes; The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics
BL LAC OBJECT PKS B1144−379: An extreme scintillator; The Astrophysical Journal Letters
Calcium efflux systems in stress signaling and adaptation in plants; Frontiers in Plant Science
Challenges for geodetic VLBI in the southern hemisphere; Advances in Space Research
Cold-gas outflows in typical low-redshift galaxies are driven by star formation, not AGN; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Delayed triggering of radio active galactic nuclei in gas-rich minor mergers in the local Universe; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Discovery of H ɪ gas in a young radio galaxy at z = 0.44 using the Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Energetics and lifetimes of local radio active galactic nuclei; Astrophysical Journal
Evolution of H II regions in hierarchically structured molecular clouds; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Extended emission associated with Young HII regions; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Galaxy Zoo: dust and molecular gas in early-type galaxies with prominent dust lanes; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Galaxy Zoo: dust lane early-type galaxies are tracers of recent, gas-rich minor mergers; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Investigating the properties of AGN feedback in hot atmospheres triggered by cooling-induced gravitational collapse; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Magnetic fields in galaxies - I. Radio discs in local late-type galaxies; Royal Astronomical Society. Monthly Notices
MASIV: The Microarcsecond Scintillation-Induced Variability; SINS - Small Ionized and Neutral Structures in the Diffuse Interstellar Medium
Measuring the jet power of flat-spectrum radio quasars; Astrophysical Journal
Microarcsecond scintillation-induced variability (MASIV) survey of the northern sky; Astronomical and Astrophysical Transactions
Molecular and atomic gas in dust lane early-type galaxies – I. Low star formation efficiencies in minor merger remnants; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Mutual distance dependence drives the observed jet-power–radio-luminosity scaling relations in radio galaxies; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
On the estimation of a celestial reference frame in the presence of source structure; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Radio AGN in spiral galaxies; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Radio Galaxy Zoo: discovery of a poor cluster through a giant wide-angle tail radio galaxy; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Radio Galaxy Zoo: host galaxies and radio morphologies derived from visual inspection; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Radio source feedback in galaxy evolution; The Astrophysical Journal
Reconciliation of damped Lyman α and H ιι region metallicities; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Results from the regional AUSTRAL VLBI sessions for Southern Hemisphere reference frames; International Association of Geodesy Symposia
Scintillation is an indicator of astrometric stability; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Simulating the eff ects of quasar structure on parameters from geodetic VLBI; Journal of Geodesy
Size dependence of the radio-luminosity-mechanical-power correlation in radio galaxies; Astrophysical Journal
Sound waves in the intracluster medium; Royal Astronomical Society. Monthly Notices
Spheroidal post-mergers in the local Universe; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
The AuScope geodetic VLBI array; Journal of Geodesy
The AUSTRAL VLBI observing program; Journal of Geodesy
The Australia Telescope Large Area Survey: spectroscopic catalogue and radio luminosity functions; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
The drivers of AGN activity in galaxy clusters: AGN fraction as a function of mass and environment; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
The duty cycle of local radio galaxies; Royal Astronomical Society. Monthly Notices
The duty cycle of radio galaxies and AGN feedback ; The interface between galaxy formation and AGNs
The effects of frequency-dependent quasar variability on the celestial reference frame; Journal of Geodesy
The Micro-arcsecond Scintillation-Induced Variability (MASIV) Survey. II. The First Four Epochs; The Astrophysical Journal
The triggering of local AGN and their role in regulating star formation; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Triggered star formation in the inner filament of Centaurus A; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society

Research Projects

Broadband receivers for AuScope geodetic and astronomical applications; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Eternal struggle: star formation and black hole activity in galaxies; Australian Research Council (ARC)
Probing the central engines of supermassive black holes; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision

The link between Active Galactic Nuclei and the stellar evolution of their host galaxy
Triggering and feedback from Active Galactic Nuclei across cosmic time