Office Hours for Spring 2015

Monday 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Wednesday 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Thursday 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

or by appointment


Charlie Freeman

Department Chair and Professor of


ISC 234A
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

Charlie Freeman has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 1997.

Faculty Information


  • Ph.D. & M.S., Nuclear Physics, University of Rochester
  • B.S., Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Research Interests

Director of SUNY Geneseo 1.7 MV Pelletron accelerator lab with research interests in Inertial Confinement Fusion, plasma diagnostics, and ion beam analytical techniques including Proton Induced X-Ray Emission (PIXE), Rutherford Backscattering Analysis (RBS), and Nuclear Reaction Analysis (NRA). Also interested in studying the physics of baseball.
Spring 2015 Classes

PHYS 116:
Physics II Lab

    A lab course to complement General Physics II and Analytical Physics II lectures. Experiments in waves, electricity and magnetism, circuits, and optics will be performed. Prerequisites: PHYS 113/114.
    Corequisitee: PHYS 115 or PHYS 125. Offered every spring
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PHYS 336:
Intermed Elec & Magnetism II

    This course constitutes a continuation of PHYS 335: Intermediate Electricity and Magnetism I. Material to be covered will include solutions of Maxwell's equations; investigation of electric and magn
    etic fields in domains not treated in the previous course, such as the propagation of electromagnetic waves in conducting and non-conducting media; electromagnetic radiation; wave guides; special theory of relativity and relativistic electrodynamics. Prerequisites: PHYS 335 or permission of department. Offered every spring
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