Australian Astronomer Awarded 2011 Nobel Prize for Physics

ANITA wishes to congratulate Brain P. Schmidt for being one of the three cosmologists awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of the accelerating expansion of the Universe. In addition to his scientific exploits, Brian has worked tirelessly for broader Australian Astronomy community since moving to ANU over a decade and a half ago. He is a strong supporter of theoretical and numerical astrophysics. We look forward to his continued involvement in the years to come.