I'm an astronomer in Astronomical Institute, Tohoku University. I'm working on explosive and transient phenomena in the Universe. My research interest includes following topics.

  • time domain astronomy
  • supernovae
  • neutron star mergers (light curve data are available here)
  • transient survey
  • polarimetry and spectropolarimetry
  • radiative transfer simulations
For more details, see my CV.


Contact information

Astronomical Institute, Tohoku University
6-3 Aramaki, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Miyagi 980-8578, Japan

Office: Science Complex C, Room S503
Access to Astronomical Institute
Campus map (H-04)

masaomi.tanaka -at- astr.tohoku.ac.jp