Stanford Experts

Peter Michelson

Title:
Professor of Physics

Email:
peterm@stanford.edu

Phone:
(650) 723-3004

Website:
https://profiles.stanford.edu/peter-michelson

Description

Dr. Michelson is a professor of physics. His research interests are in the field of high energy astrophysics, particularly X-ray and gamma-ray observations and instrument development. He is currently leading an international team (involving 18 institutions) developing the next-generation orbiting high-energy gamma-ray observatory known as the Gamma-ray Large Area Space Telescope (GLAST).