About Associate Professor Mike Wheatland
Mike Wheatland is a theoretical/computational physicist whose research is mostly in the area of solar astrophysics. He has worked on problems in solar flare physics, the understanding of flare statistics (including applying Bayesian statistical methods to flare prediction), the modelling of coronal magnetic fields, solar-terrestrial relations, and solar activity in general.
School of Physics web page: www.physics.usyd.edu.au/~wheat/
Faculty web page: http://sydney.edu.au/science/people/michael.wheatland.php