Category Archives: supernova

AstroMcGill Episode 25 – Christian Ott



Guest: Christian Ott (CalTech). We discussed the death of massive stars, called supernova explosions, and how we can try to understand them with computer simulations. Here is a link to the YouTube channel mentioned during the podcast: SXS Collaboration YouTube Channel.

Hosts: Ryan Lynch and Dave Tsang.

Duration: 24 minutes.


AstroMcGill Episode 13 – Mansi Kasliwal



Guest: Mansi Kasliwal (Carnegie Institution for Science). Her research aims at the discovery and the understanding of new types of stellar explosions. We discussed what these explosions are and how she discovers them.

Hosts: James Kennedy and Ryan Lynch.

Duration: 17 minutes.


AstroMcGill Episode 1 – Laura Lopez



Guest: Laura Lopez, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. We discussed her research on supernova remnants and massive stars, as well as her involvement in public outreach.

Hosts: James Kennedy and Sebastien Guillot.

Duration: 21 minutes.