Emir Karamehmetoglu

Undergraduate student

Cataclysmic Events in Binary Stars

Unlike our solitary sun, most of the stars in our galaxy exist in binary or multiple star systems. These binary systems feature such exotic phenomena as vampirism along with some of the most powerful explosions known in the universe. Join me in the search for understanding the exciting world of these catacylsmically variable systems and the ways which we observe them.