The cosmos continually inspires wonder in us, and the subject of much of my group's work -- exploding stars -- perhaps sparks among the most interest of all astronomical sights. Here is a sampling of the coverage of our research in both traditional news outlets and blogs across the web.

Prof. Fisher Interviewed by NBC10 for Great American Eclipse (2017)

NBC10 Recording

Rahul Kashyap Featured by UMass Dartmouth (2017)

Rahul Kashyap, PhD, '17 Pursues the Rhythms of the Universe

Prof. Fisher's talk at the Interstellar event at UMass Dartmouth with Kip Thorne (2016)

Could the Giant Black Hole Gargantua Exist?

Prof. Fisher's ARNIE Talk at UMass Dartmouth (2016)

The Once and Future Universe: Understanding our Place in the Cosmos with Exploding Stars

Prof. Fisher Featured on NPR WCAI's Living Lab Broadcast (2016)

Living Lab Blog and Broadcast Recording

Spiral Instability Double Degenerate Type Ia Supernovae (2015)

Astrobites Blog

Single-Degenerate Supernovae are Preferentially Overluminous (2015)

Astrobites Blog

UMass Dartmouth Graduate Program Named a Top Producer by the American Physical Society (2014)

UMass Dartmouth Press Release

Fisher Research Group Featured by UMass Dartmouth (2014)

Jill Bolinger (Physics '14)

Matthew Wise (Physics '17)

Prof. Fisher

Fisher Research Group Work Featured by Massachusetts Green High-Performance Computing Center (2014)

Modeling Supernovae : Stars that Go Out with a Bang

Double-Degenerate Simulations Featured on yt Project Gallery (2013)

yt Project Gallery

UMass Dartmouth Graduating Student Spotlights (2013)

Suoqing Ji (Physics '13)

Peter Jumper (Physics '13)

Kevin Jumper (Physics '13)

Subluminous Type Ia Supernovae (2012)

University of Chicago Press Release


Fisher Group Member Peter Jumper Named APS Apker Prize Finalist (2012)

APS News

Gravitational Waves from Type Ia Supernovae (2011)

NCSA Access Magazine


NSF MRI Grant Award (2010)

UMass Dartmouth Press Release

Providence Business News Report

Pulsationally-Assisted Gravitationally-Confined Detonation of Type Ia Supernovae (2009)


Cosmic Variance

DOE Incite Award (2008)

Argonne National Laboratory Press Release


Classical Gravitationally-Confined Detonation of Type Ia Supernovae (2007)

University of Chicago Press Release

SciDAC Review


Science Daily

DOE INCITE Award (2007)

University of Chicago Press Release