Press

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

Futurity.org

Forbes


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

APS News


Gravitational Waves from Type Ia Supernovae (2011)

NCSA Access Magazine

Forbes


NSF MRI Grant Award (2010)

UMass Dartmouth Press Release

Providence Business News

Research.gov Report


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

Wired

Cosmic Variance


DOE Incite Award (2008)

Argonne National Laboratory Press Release

Slashdot


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

University of Chicago Press Release

SciDAC Review

Slashdot

Science Daily


DOE INCITE Award (2007)

University of Chicago Press Release