Jerry Lisantti

Associate Professor of Physics
B.S., University of Idaho, 1978; M.S., 1979, Ph.D., 1985 University of Oregon

Contact Information

Research

Professional Experience

  • Associated Western Universities Fellow, Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory,1977
  • Graduate Research Assistant, MP Division, Los Alamos Scientific
  • Laboratory,1977,1978 Graduate Teaching Fellow, Department of Physics, University of Oregon, 1978—1981
  • Research Assistant, Department of Physics, University of Oregon, 1981—1985
  • Research Associate, Department of Physics, University of Oregon, 985—1987
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Joint Institute for Heavy Ion Research, Oak Ridge National Laboratory 1987—1988
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Indiana University Cyclotron Facility, Indiana University, 1988—1991
  • Visiting Scientist, Indiana University Cyclotron Facility, 1992—1994
  • Assistant Professor of Physics, Centenary College of Louisiana, 1991 to 1997
  • Associate Professor of Physics, Centenary College of Louisiana, 1997 to present
  • Chair, Department of Physics, Centenary College of Louisiana, 2000 to 2003

Publications

1. "Observation of 2hw hexadecapole strength in lead nuclei from 200 MeV inelastic proton scattering", Phys. Rev. C28, 1417 (1983), J.R. Tinsley, D.K. McDaniels, J. Lisantti, L.W. Swenson, R. Liljestrand, D.M. Drake, F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, D.J. Horen, and T.P. Sjoreen.

2. "Excitation of E2 transitions in 40Ca by 334 MeV protons", Phys. Rev.C30, 709 (1984), D.J. Horen, F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, T.P. Sjoreen, D.K. McDaniels, J.R. Tinsley, J. Lisantti, L.W. Swenson, J.B. McClelland, T.A. Carey, S.J. Seestrom-Morris, and K. Jones.

3. "Analyzing power for the inelastic continuum with 200 MeV protons", Phys. Lett. 147B, 23 (1984), J. Lisantti, J.R. Tinsley, D.M. Drake, I. Bergqvist, L.W. Swenson, D.K. McDaniels, F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, D.J. Horen, and T.P. Sjoreen.

4. "Cross sections and analyzing powers for quenched spin excitations in
40,48Ca at Ep = 334 MeV", Phys. Rev. C32, 2049 (1985), D.J. Horen, F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, T.P. Sjoreen, D.K. McDaniels, J.R. Tinsley, J. Lisantti, L.W. Swenson, J.B. McClelland, T.A. Carey, S.J. Seestrom-Morris, and K. Jones.

5. "On the validity of microscopic calculations for inelastic proton scattering", Phys. Lett. 162B, 277 (1985), D.K. McDaniels, J. Lisantti, J. Tinsley, I. Bergqvist, L.W. Swenson, F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, and D.J. Horen.

6. "Cross section and analyzing power measurements for the giant resonance region 208Pb with 200 MeV protons", Phys. Rev.C33, 1943 (1986), D.K. McDaniels, J.R. Tinsley, J. Lisantti, D.M. Drake, I. Bergqvist, L.W. Swenson, F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, D.J. Horen, T.P. Sjoreen, R.Liljestrand, and H.S. Wilson.

7. "Giant Resonance structure in 208Pb measured using the (p,p') reaction at 334 MeV", Phys. Rev. C34, 45 (1986), F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, D.J. Horen, R.O. Sayer, T.P. Sjoreen, D. K. McDaniels, J. Lisantti, J.R. Tinsley, L.W. Swenson, J.B. McClelland, T.A. Carey, K. Jones, and S.J. Seestrom-Morris.

8. "Spin observables for the 208Pb elastic scattering at 290 MeV", Phys. Lett. 184B, 316 (1987), O. Hausser, K. Hicks, C.W. Glover, R. Abegg, W.P. Alford, A. Celler, C. Gunther, R.L. Helmer, R. Henderson, D.J. Horen, C.J. Horowitz, K.P. Jackson, J. Lisantti, D.K. McDaniels, C.A. Miller, R. Sawafta, and L.W. Swenson.

9. "Validity of DWBA analysis for intermediate energy proton scattering to low-lying states of 208Pb", Nucl. Phys. A467, 557 (1987), D.K. McDaniels, J.Lisantti, I. Bergqvist, L.W. Swenson, X.Y. Chen, D.J. Horen, F.E. Bertrand, E.E. Gross, C. Glover, R. Sayer, B.L. Burks, O. Hausser, and K. Hicks.

10. "P-Ay for the excitation of natural-and unnatural- parity states of 12C by 400 MeV protons", Phys. Lett. 201B, 29 (1988), K. Hicks, O. Hausser, R. Abegg, W.P. Alford, A. Celler, R.L. Helmer, R.S. Henderson, K.P. Jackson, J. Lisantti, C.A. Miller, R. Sawafta, J.R. Shepard, and S. Yen.

11. "Spin-transfer measurements for the 24Mg(p,p’)24Mg* reaction at 250 MeV", Phys. Lett. 201B, 219 (1988), R. Sawafta, O. Hausser, R. Abegg, W.P. Alford, R. Henderson, K. Hicks, K.P. Jackson, J. Lisantti, C.A. Miller, M.C. Vetterli, and S. Yen.

12. "Energy dependence of the isovector and isoscalar 1+excitations in 28Si(p,p') between 200-400 MeV", Phys. Rev. C37, 1119 (1988), O. Hausser, R. Sawafta, R.G. Jeppesen, R. Abegg, W.P. Alford, R.L. Helmer, R. Henderson, K. Hicks, K.P. Jackson, J. Lisantti, C.A. Miller, M.C. Vetterli, and S. Yen.

13. "Relativistic medium effects for 208Pb(p,p') at intermediate energies", Phys. Lett. 205B, 436 (1988), X.Y. Chen, L.W. Swenson, F. Farzanpay, D.K. McDaniels, Z. Tang, Z. Xu, D.M. Drake, I. Bergqvist, A. Brockstedt, F.E. Bertrand, D.~. Horen, J. Lisantti, K. Hicks, M. Vetterli, and M.J. Iqbal.

14. "Excitation of giant resonances in 28Si with 250 MeV protons", Phys. Rev. C37, 2408 (1988), J. Lisantti, F.E. Bertrand, D.J. Horen, B.L. Burks, C.W. Glover, D.K. McDaniels, L.W. Swenson, X.Y. Chen, O. Hausser, and K. Hicks.

15. "Inelastic proton scattering at 200 to 400 MeV for 24Mg and 28Si in a microscopic framework", Phys. Rev. C38, 229 (1988), K.H. Hicks, R.G. Jeppesen, C.C.. Lin, R. Abegg, K.P. Jackson, O. Hausser, J. Lisantti, C.A. Miller, E. Rost, R. Sawafta, M.C. Vetterli, and S. Yen.

16. "Analysis of 40Ca(p,p') at 500 MeV using tp optical potentials in a collective framework", Nucl. Phys. A484, 432 (1988), K.H. Hicks, J. Lisantti.

17. "Collective model DWBA analysis of 500 MeV proton scattering from 40Ca" Phys. ReV. C39, 568 (1989), J. Lisantti, D.J. Horen, F.E. Bertrand, R.L. Auble, B.L. Burks, E.E. Gross, R.O. Sayer, D.K. McDaniels, K.W. Jones, J.B. McClelland, S.J. Seestrom-Morris, and L.W. Swenson.

18. "T=1, Spin spin dipole strength in 40Ca", Zeitschrift fur Physik A 333, 39, (1989) D.J. Horen, J. Lisantti, R.L. Auble, F.E. Bertrand, B.L. Burks, E.E. Gross, R.O. Sayer, D.K. McDaniels, K.W. Jones, J.B. McClelland, S.J. Seestrom-Morris, and LW. Swenson.

19. "Giant resonance strength distribution in 40Ca from inelastic scattering of 500 MeV protons", Phys. Rev. C40, 211 (1989), J. Lisantti, D.J. Horen, F.E. Bertrand, R.L. Auble, B.L. Burks, E.E. Gross, R.O. Sayer, D.K. McDaniels, K.W. Jones, J.B. McClelland, S.J. Seestrom, and L.W. Swenson

20. "Different continuum approaches to giant resonances in 208Pb with 400 MeV protons", Phys. Rev. C40, 246 (1989), L.W. Swenson, X.Y. Chen, J. Lisantti, D.K. McDaniels, I. Bergqvist, F.E. Bertrand, D.J. Horen, E.E. Gross, C. Glover, R.O. Sayer, B.L. Burks, O. Hausser, K. Hicks, and M.J. Iqbal.

21. "Analyzing powers and cross sections of inclusive polarized proton scattering on 208Pb", Nucl. Phys. A505, 670 (1989) X.Y. Chen, L.W. Swenson, F. Farzanpay, D.K. McDaniels, Z. Xu, Z. Tang, D.M. Drake, I. Bergqvist, A. Brockstedt, J. Lisantti, F.E. Bertrand, D.J. Horen, K. Hicks, M. Vetterli and J. Iqbal.

22. "The nuclear spin response to intermediate energy protons", Phys. Lett. 237B, 337 (1990) F.T. Baker, L. Bimbot, B. Castel, R.W. Fergerson, C. Glashausser, A. Green, O. Hausser, K. Hicks, K. Jones, C.A. Miller, S.K. Nanda, R.D. Smith , M. Vetterli, J. Wambach, R. Abegg, D. Beatty, V. Cupps, C. Djalali, R. Henderson, K.P. Jackson, R. Jeppesen, J. Lisantti, M. Morlet, R. Sawafta, W. Unkelbach, A. Willis, and S. Yen.

23. "Compound and precompound effects in photon decay of the giant dipole resonance", Phys. Rev. C41, R1332 (1990) J.R. Beene, F.E. Bertrand, D.J. Horen, J. Lisantti, M.L. Halbert, D.C. Hensley, W. Mittig, Y. Schutz, J. Barrette, N. Alamanos, F. Auger, B. Fernandez, A. Gillibert, B. Haas, J.P. Vivien, A.M. Nathan.

24. "Elastic and inelastic scattering of 280 and 489 MeV protons from 58Ni", Nucl. Phys. A511, 643, (1990), J. Lisantti, D.K. McDaniels, Z. Tang, Z. Xu, D.M. Drake, K.H. Hicks, M.C. Vetterli, L.W. Swenson, X.Y. Chen, F. Farzanpay.

25. "Excitation and fission decay of 238U using the (17O, 17O') reaction", Phys. Rev. C41, 2620 (1990), R.L. Auble, J.R. Beene, F.E. Bertrand, J.L. Blankenskip, D.J. Horen, J. Lisantti, and R.L. Varner.

26. "Enhancement of the near—side component in quasi—adiabatic calculations of the 66Zn (d,p) 67Zn reaction", Phys. Rev. C42, 2562 (1990), E.J. Stephenson , A.D. Bacher, G.P.A. Berg, V.R. Cupps, C.C. Foster, N. Hodiwalla, P. Li, J. Lisantti, D.A. Low, D.W. Miller, C. Olmer, A.K. Opper, B.K. Park, R. Sawafta, and S.W. Wissink

27. "High energy target excitations in heavy ion inelastic scattering", Phys. Rev. C43, R12 (1991), M. Thoennessen, J.R. Beene, F.E. Bertrand, D.J. Horen, M.L. Halbert, D.C. Hensley, J.E. Lisantti, W. Mittig, Y. Schutz, N. Alamanos, F. Auger, J. Barrette, B. Fernandez, A. Gillibert, B. Haas, J.P. Vivien, and A.M. Nathan

28. "The nuclear response in the 54Fe(p,p') reaction at 290 MeV", Phys. Rev. C43, 230 (1991), O. Hausser, M.C. Vetterli, R.W. Fergerson, C. Glashausser, R.G. Jeppesen, R.D. Smith, R. Abegg, F.T. Baker, A. Cellar, R.L. Helmer, R.Henderson, K. Hicks, M.J. Igbal, K.P. Jackson, K.W. Jones, J. Lisantti, J. Mildenberger, C.A. Miller, R.S. Sawafta, S. Yen

29. "Microscopic Analysis of Intermediate Energy Proton Scattering from
58Ni and 208Pb", Nucl. Phys. A529, 682 (1991), Jerry E. Lisantti

30. "Spin Flip Probabilities in 208Pb Measured with 200 MeV Protons", Phys. Rev. C44, R1233 (1991), J.Lisantti, E.J. Stephenson, A.D. Bacher, P. Li, R. Sawafta, P. Schwandt, S.P. Wells, S.W. Wissink, W. Unkelbach, J. Wambach.

31. "Determination of analyzing powers for 189 MeV proton elastic scattering on
12C", Phys. Rev. C45, R504 (1992), S.W. Wissink, S.P. Wells, E.J. Stephenson, J. Sowinski, A.D. Bacher, P. Li, J. Lisantti, C. Olmer, A.K. Opper, R. Sawafta, and P. Schwandt

32. "Spin Transverse—Longitudinal composition of the isovector effective NN interaction from 10B(p,p) at 200 MeV'", Phys. Rev. Lett. 69, 2054 (1992), H. Baghaei, R.A. Lindgren, P. Slocum, E.J. Stephenson, A.D. Bacher, S. Chang, J. Lisantti, J. Liu, C. Olmer, S. Wells, S.W. Wissink, B.L. Clausen, J.A. Carr, S.K. Yoon, and F. Petrovich

33. "Search for 3s1/2 hole-strength fragments via the 208Pb(3He,d) 207Tl reaction", J. Phys. G. 18, 1773 (1992), P. Grabmayr, A. Mondry, G.J. Wagner, P. Woldt, G.P.A. Berg, J. Lisantti, D.W. Miller, H. Nann, P.P. Singh, and E.J. Stephenson

34. "An In—Beam Polarimeter for intermediate energy protons using p+d elastic scattering", Nucl. Instr. Meth. A325, 205 (1993), S.P. Wells, S.W. Wissink, A.D. Bacher, S.M. Bowyer, S. Chang, J. Lisantti, J. Liu, C. Olmer, A.K. Opper, T. Rinckel, and E.J. Stephenson.

35. "Fragmentation of Gamow-Teller strength observed in 117,120Sn(3He,t) 117,120Sb charge-exchange reactions", Phys. Rev. C48, 2828 (1993), J. Janecke, K. Pham, D. A. Roberts, D. Stewart, M. N. Harakeh, G. P. A. Berg, C. C. Foster, J. E. Lisantti, R. Sawafta, E. J. Stephenson, A. M. van den Berg, S. Y. van der Werf, S. E. Muraviev, M. H. Urin.

36. "Neutron decay from the isobaric analog state in 120Sb populated in 120Sn(3He,t) 120Sb at E(3He) = 200 MeV, ?=0? ", Phys. Rev. C52, 1361 (1995), D. A. Roberts, K. Ashtorab, F. D. Becchetti, J. Janecke, M. N. Harakeh, S. Y. van der Werf, G. P. A. Berg, C. C. Foster, J. E. Lisantti, T. Rinckel, E. J. Stephenson, S. P. Wells, A. Nadasen, and S. Shaheen.

37."Simultaneous measurement of (p,p&) and (p,p) observables for the 15.11 MeV 1+, T=1 state on 12C at 200 MeV", Phys. Rev. C52, 2559 (1995), S.P. Wells, S.W. Wissink, A.D. Bacher, G.P.A. Berg, S.M. Bowyer, S. Chang, W.A. Franklin, J. Liu, E. J. Stephenson, J.R. Beene, F.E. Bertrand, M.L. Halbert, P.E. Mueller, D.H. Olive, D.W. Stracenerm R.L. Varner, J. Lisantti, K.H. Hicks.

38."Test of a density-dependent interaction using in-plane 28Si(p,p') 28Si polarization transfer measurements", Phys. Rev. C53, 1711 (1996), Jian Liu, E.J. Stephenson,A.D. Bacher, S.M. Bowyer, S. Chang, C. Olmer, S.P. Wells, S.W. Wissink, J. Lisantti.

39."Effective Isovector NN Interaction Strengths Determined from the 28Si(p,p’)28Si (6-, T=1) Reaction", Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 1636 (1997) E.J. Stephenson, J. Liu, A. D. Bacher, S. M. Bowyer, S. Chang, C. Olmer, S. P. Wells, S. W. Wissink, J. Lisantti.

40)."Fine Structure of the giant isoscalar quadrupole resonance in 208Pb observed in high-resolution (e,e’) and (p,p’) experiment." Phys. Rev. 55, 2101 (1997) S. Kamerdzhiev, J. Lisantti, P. von Neumann-Cosel, A. Richter, G. Tertychny and J. Wambach.

41."First Observation of the p s gamma-Ray Transition in 13?C." Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 4343 (1997), M. May, D. Alburger, S. Bart, R. Chrien, R. Sawafta, M. Deutsch, V. Lia, S. W. Wissink, J. Lisantti, S. P. Wells, S. M. Bowyer, W. A. Franklin, K. Hicks, H. Clark, R. Michael, L. Lee, H. Funsten, C. Kormanyos, J. Wise, M. B. Barakat, R. Stearns.

42."Evidence for the Isoscalar Giant Dipole Resonance in 208Pb Using inelastic ? Scattering at and near 0?." Phys. Rev. Lett. 79, 609 (1997), B. F. Davis, U. Garg, W. Reviol, M. N. Harakeh, A. Bacher, G. P. A. Berg, C. C. Foster, E. J. Stephenson, Y. Wang, J. Janecke, K. Pham, D. Roberts, H. Akimune, M. Fujiwara and J. Lisantti.

43."Neutron transition densities for low lying states in 58Ni obtained by using 200 MeV inelastic proton scattering." Phys. Rev. C58, 2217 (1998), J. Lisantti, A. D. Bacher, G. P. A. Berg, S. M. Bowyer, S. Chang, J. Liu, C. Olmer, E. J. Stephenson, S. P. Wells, S. W. Wissink, K. H. Hicks.

44."Measurements of the spin observables DNN, P and Ay in inelastic proton scattering from 12C and 16O at 198 MeV." Phys. Rev. C63, 034614 (2001), A. K Opper, S. W. Wissink, A.D. Bacher, J. Lisantti, C. Olmer, R. Sawafta, E.J. Stephenson and S. P. Wells

45. "Reaction mechanism for natural parity (p,p) transitions in 10B." Phys. Rev. C71, 064607 (2005), A.C. Betker, S. Chang, E.J. Stephenson, A.D Bacher, S. M. Bowuer, W.A. Franklin, J. Liu, C. Olmer, D. L. Prout, S. P. Wells, S. W. Wissink, C. Yu, R.A. Lindgren, H. Baghaei, V. Gladyshev, J.A. Carr, S.K. Yoon, F. Petrovich, B. L. Clausen and J. Lisantti.

Grants Received

National Science Foundation, Research Opportunity Award, $18,712, "Studies of Nuclear Structure and Nuclear Processes at Intermediate Energy", 1992.
Research Corporation, $15,315, "Investigation of the nucleon-nucleus interaction using 200 MeV polarized protons", 1992.

National Science Foundation, Instrumentation and Laboratory Improvement, $24,477, "Implementation of Nuclear Physics Experiments for Undergraduate Physics Laboratories", 1993.

Louisiana Board of Regents, $27,285, “Implementation of Experiments into Upper Division Physics Courses”, 1999.

National Science Foundation, CCLI program, $16,142, “Implementation of Experiments in to Upper Division Physics Courses”, 1999.

Share |