Thomas K Gaisser
Physics & Astronomy
- Work focuses on cosmic rays (high-energy elementary particles and atomic nuclei from space).
- Part of a group building a neutrino telescope in a cubic kilometer of ice at the South Pole with an array of detectors on the surface. Gaisser heads of the detector group at UD.
- Makes yearly treks to the South Pole, staying 6-7 weeks at a stretch.
- Teaches particle astrophysics.
Martin A Pomerantz Chaired Professor of Physics and Astronomy
Professor, Bartol Research Institute