Prof. Dr. Irene Tamborra


Academic positionAssociate Professor, Senior Lecturer, Reader
Research fieldsAstrophysics,Elementary Particle Physics
KeywordsGamma-ray bursts, Neutron-star mergers, Core-collapse Supernova, Neutrinos, Cosmic accelerators

Current contact address

InstitutionUniversity of Copenhagen
InstituteNiels Bohr Institute

Host during sponsorship

Prof. Dr. Georg RaffeltMax-Planck-Institut für Physik (Werner-Heisenberg-Institut), München
Start of initial sponsorship01/07/2011


2010Humboldt Research Fellowship Programme for Postdocs

Publications (partial selection)

2013Irene Tamborra, Florian Hanke, Bernhard Mueller, Hans-Thomas Janka, Georg Raffelt: Neutrino signature of supernova hydrodynamical instabilities in three dimensions. In: Physical Review Letter, 2013, 121104-121109
2012Enrico Borriello, Shovan Chakraborty, Alessandro Mirizzi, Pasquale Dario Serpico and Irene Tamborra: Can we observe Earth matter effects with supernova neutrinos?. In: Phys. Rev. D, 2012, 083004-083018
2012Cecilia Lunardini, Irene Tamborra: Diffuse supernova neutrinos: oscillation effects, stellar cooling and progenitor mass dependence. In: JCAP, 2012, 012-031
2012Irene Tamborra, Bernhard Mueller, Lorenz Huedepohl, Hans-Thomas Janka and Georg Raffelt, : High-resolution supernova neutrino spectra represented by a simple fit. In: Phys. Rev. D, 2012, 125031-125037
2012Irene Tamborra, Georg G. Raffelt, Lorenz Huedepohl, Hans-Thomas Janka: Impact of eV-mass sterile neutrinos on neutrino-driven supernova outflows. In: JCAP, 2012, 13-36
2012Srdjan Sarikas, Irene Tamborra, Georg G. Raffelt, Lorenz Huedepohl, Hans-Thomas Janka: Supernova neutrino halo and the suppression of self-induced flavor conversion. In: Phys. Rev. D, 2012, 113007-113012
2012Steen Hannestad, Irene Tamborra, Thomas Tram: Thermalisation of light sterile neutrinos in the early universe. In: JCAP, 2012, 025-047