Category Archives: nuclear

AstroMcGill Episode 61 – Laurens Keek



In this podcast, we talked about the nuclear explosion happening on the surface of neutron star, and how these objects located thousands of light years away can be used to better understand nuclear physics.

Guest: Laurens Keek

Hosts: Sebastien Guillot

Duration: 20 minutes

Production: James O’Callaghan


AstroMcGill Episode 2 – Richard Cyburt



Guest: Richard Cyburt, assistant professor at the Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics (JINA) of Michigan State University. We discussed his research on nuclear astrophysics, and how it bridges nuclear physics and astrophysics.

Hosts: James Kennedy, Sebastien Guillot and Ryan Lynch.

Duration: 20 minutes.