Home Page of the

Supernova Cosmology Project

This is a first version of this server and home page. Please let me know if there are problems with it. I am reachable at:

Saul Perlmutter Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory 50-232 University of California Berkeley, CA 94720 Phone: (510) 486-5203 Fax: (510) 486-5401 Internet: saul@lbl.gov

Click on figures to obtain Postscript files.

Figure 1: Hubble Diagram with 42 High-Redshift Supernovae (Log Redshift scale). [Postscript] |
Figure 2: Hubble Diagram with 42 High-Redshift Supernovae (Linear Redshift scale), with magnitude residuals from best fit cosmology. [Postscript] [GIF] |
Figure 7: Confidence Region on Omega_Mass vs. Omega_Lambda Plane. [Postscript] |
Figure 9: Age of the Universe Isochrones superposed on Omega_Mass vs. Omega_Lambda Confidence Region. [Postscript] |
Figure 10: Confidence Region on Omega_Mass vs. w Plane, for an additional energy density characterized by an equation of state w = p/rho. [Postscript] |

Click on this image of the poster, to examine in detail.

Click on this image to obtain Postscript file of Figure 1 from Nature paper, comparing high-redshift supernova spectrum to time series of low-redshift spectra:

- I. Scheduled Discoveries of 7+ High-Redshift Supernovae: First Cosmology Results and Bounds on q_0 (Perlmutter et al.) [Postscript of text AND figures] [TeX] [Figure 1] [Figure 2] [Figure 3] [Figure 4] [Figure 5] [Figure 6]
- II. K Corrections For Type Ia Supernovae and a Test for Spatial Variation of the Hubble Constant (Kim et al.) [Postscript of text AND figures] [TeX] [Figure 1] [Figure 2] [Figure 3]
- III. Observation of Cosmological Time Dilation using Type Ia Supernovae as Clocks (Goldhaber et al.) [Postscript of text AND figures] [TeX] [Figure 1] [Figure 2] [Figure 3]
- IV. The Type Ia Supernova Rate at z ~ 0.4 (Pain, Hook, et al.) [Postscript of text AND figures] [TeX] [Figure 1] [Figure 2] [Figure 3]

- Greg Aldering
- Alex Conley
- Susana Deustua
- Gerson Goldhaber
- Ariel Goobar (now at U. of Stockholm)
- Don Groom
- Isobel Hook (now with ROE/Gemini)
- Dan Kasen
- Alex Kim (now with SNAP)
- Rob Knop
- Peter Nugent
- Reynald Pain (now at LPNHE, Paris)
- Saul Perlmutter
- Carl Pennypacker
- Michael Wood-Vasey