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Researcher: Dawson, JR (Dr Joanne Dawson)

Fields of Research

Galactic astronomy
Cosmology and extragalactic astronomy

Research Objectives

Expanding knowledge in the physical sciences

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A complete atlas of HI absorption towards HII regions in the Southern Galactic Plane Survey (SGPS I); Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series
A peculiar jet and arc of molecular gas toward the rich and young stellar cluster westerlund 2 and a TeV gamma ray source; Astronomical Society of Japan. Publications
Catalogue of 12CO(J = 1--0) and 13CO(J = 1--0) Molecular Clouds in the Carina Flare Supershell; Astronomical Society of Japan. Publications
Confirmation of the exclusive association between 6.7-GHz methanol masers and high-mass star formation regions; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
GASKAP-The Galactic ASKAP Survey; Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia
HI absorption toward HII regions at small galactic longitudes; Astrophysical Journal
Molecular clouds in supershells: A case study of three objects in the walls of GSH 287+04-17 and GSH 277+00+36; The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics
Molecular clouds in the trifid nebula M20: Possible evidence for a cloud-cloud collision in triggering the formation of the first generation stars; The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics
Molecular clouds toward RCW49 and westerlund 2: Evidence for cluster formation triggered by cloud-cloud collision; The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics
Molecular clouds toward the super star cluster NGC 3603; possible evidence for a cloud-cloud collision in triggering the cluster formation; Astrophysical Journal
SPLASH: the Southern Parkes Large-Area Survey in Hydroxyl – first science from the pilot region; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Supergiant shells and molecular cloud formation in the large magellanic cloud; Astrophysical Journal
Supershells as molecular cloud factories: Parsec resolution observations of HI and 12CO(J=1-0) in GSH 287+04-17 and GSH 277+00+36; The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics
Temperature and density distribution in the molecular gas toward westerlund 2: Further evidence for physical association; The Astrophysical Journal: An International Review of Astronomy and Astronomical Physics
Testing maser-based evolutionary schemes: a new search for 37.7-GHz methanol masers; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
The 'Carina Flare' supershell: probing the atomic and molecular ISM in a galactic chimney; Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
The Carina Flare: What can fragments in the wall tell us?; Astronomy & Astrophysics
The jet and arc molecular clouds toward Westerlund 2, RCW 49, and HESS J1023-575; 12CO and 13CO (J = 2-1 and J = 1-0) observations with NANTEN2 and Mopra telescope; Astrophysical Journal
The Supershell-Molecular Cloud Connection in the Milky Way and Beyond; Symposium S292 (Molecular Gas, Dust, and Star Formation in Galaxies)
The supershell–molecular cloud connection: large-scale stellar feedback and the formation of the molecular ISM; Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision

The Southern Milky Way