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New postdoc - Emir Karamehmetoglu

Emir Karamehmetoglu joined the supernova group led by Maximilian Stritzinger in the fall of 2019. His primary research interest is observational studies of core-collapse supernovae

Specifically, rare supernovae called stripped-envelope supernovae that are associated with the death throes of some of the most massive stars in the universe. Emir is also interested in applying modern data science and data analysis methods to observational studies of astronomical transients. Emir has completed his graduate studies in Astronomy at Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden and his bachelor studies in Astrophysics at Columbia University, New York, USA.