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van Straten, Dr Willem - Affiliate

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Swinburne University of Technology

Phone: +61 3 9214 5014

Email: wvanstra@astro.swin.edu.au

Website(s): Personal WebsiteSwinburne University of Technology Staff Directory

 

Research Interests / Responsibilities:

  • High-precision pulsar timing, pulsar arrays, and low-frequency gravitational radiation;
  • Radio polarimetry, single-pulse studies, and the pulsar emission mechanism;
  • The galactic magnetic field and pulsar Faraday rotation measurement;
  • Interstellar scintillation and the cyclostationary statistics of the electromagnetic radiation from pulsars;
  • Instrumentation and software, particularly digital signal processing on multiprocessor architectures;
  • The exploitation of machine learning algorithms in the search for new pulsars.