Dr. Iair Arcavi

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Dr. Iair Arcavi
Phone: 4258
External phone: 073-2425835
Office: Kaplun, 115

Research

Observational astrophysics in the fields of supernovae, merging neutron stars, tidal disruption events and other high energy transient phenomena. My research involves the use of multi-messenger astronomy and robotic rapid response telescopes on earth and in space to follow short time-scale rapidly evolving astronomical events.

Education

  • B.Sc. Physics and Mathematics, Tel Aviv University, 2007

  • M.Sc. Astrophysics, Weizmann Institute of Science, 2009

  • Ph.D. Astrophysics, Weizmann Institute of Science, 2013

Academic Appointments

  • Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Astrophysics, Tel Aviv University, 2018

Awards and Prizes

  • The Chaim Langzem Excellence Scholarship, Tel Aviv University, 2005

  • Dean’s honor list, Faculty of Exact Sciences, Tel Aviv University, 2005

  • Dean’s honor list, Faculty of Exact Sciences, Tel Aviv University, 2007

  • Dean’s prize of M.Sc. students, Weizmann Institute of Science, 2011

  • Dr. Moshe Gilboa Ph.D. Excellence Scholarship, Wolf Foundation, 2012

  • Harvey L. Karp Discovery Award, 2015

  • NASA Einstein Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2016

  • Alon Fellowship for young researchers, 2018

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