Dr Lee Spitler nominated as a finalist for a 2015 Eureka Prize

Dr Lee Spitler has been nominated as a finalist for the 2015 Australian Museum Eureka Prize for Outstanding Early Career Researcher.

Dr Lee Spitler uses some of the largest telescopes in the world to study galaxies near the edge of the observable universe. Dr Spitler’s research takes advantage of the finite speed of light to look billions of years back in time and discover what the universe was like when it was young.