Kei Kotake

National Astronomical Observatory, Japan

Kei Kotake got his Ph.D. degree in physics from The University of Tokyo, Japan, in March 2005. Currently, he is working as an Assistant Professor at the Division of Theoretical Astrophysics at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan (NAOJ), Osawa, Mitaka, Tokyo, Japan. His areas of expertise include core-collapse supernova theory, including neutrino radiation transport and weak interactions, nuclear physics of superdense matter, and explosive nucleosynthesis; theory of compact objects and their formation mechanisms, multidimensional magnetohydrodynamics following stellar core-collapse to the formations of neutron stars and black holes including general relativistic gravity; and theory of gravitational-wave (GW) and neutrinos.

Biography Updated on 23 September 2012

Scholarly Contributions [Data Provided by scopus]