Michael CherryMichael Cherry

Roy P. Daniels Professor of Physics

Ph.D., 1978 - University of Chicago

Louisiana State University
Department of Physics & Astronomy
343-D Nicholson Hall, Tower Dr.
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-4001
225-578-8591-Office
cherry@lsu.edu 

Research Group

Samer Alnussirat (alnussirat1@lsu.edu)
Doug Granger (granger@phunds.phys.lsu.edu)
DJ Pleshinger (dplesh2@lsu.edu)
Deirdre Smith (dsm1229@lsu.edu)
Mason Tregre (mtregr3@lsu.edu)
Jill Trepanier (jtrepa3@lsu.edu)
Deborah Brewster (dbrews4@lsu.edu)
Caleb Derrickson (cderri2@lsu.edu)

Terrestrial Gamma Flashes - TGF and Energetic Thunderstorm Rooftop Array 

Sample of graph showing rooftoop lightening events
Aerial photo of rooftop array at the University of Puerto Rico

 

High Energy Cosmic Rays and Gamma Rays - CALET

1 TeV electron shower

The CALorimeteric Electron Telescope (CALET):

Transition Radiation Detectors/Small Angle Spectrometer at LHC (SAS

Gamma Ray Burst Monitor (GBM)

Emulsion Experiments

High energy cosmic rays - JACEE (Japanese-American Cooperative Emulsion Experiment)

Nucleus-nucleus interactions - Krakow-Louisiana-Minnesota (KLM) collaboration.

Solar Neutrinos-SAGE (Russian-American Gallium Experiment)