Office Hours
(Fall 2014)

  • MTWF   10:30 - 11:30
  • TW        1:30 - 2:30
  • ... and by appointment


George Marcus

Associate Professor of


ISC 228A1
1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454

George Marcus has been a member of the Geneseo faculty since 2006.

Faculty Information


  • Ph.D., Physics; Stanford University
  • A.B., Physics Magna Cum Laude with highest honors; Harvard University
My Classes

Phys 226:
Optics & Modern Physics Lab

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    Devoted to the understanding of experiments in Optics, Atomic Physics, and Nuclear Physics. Typical experiments would cover composite lens systems, interference effects, e/m, emission spectra, and radioactive decay. Prerequisites: PHYS 226, Corequisites: PHYS 223 or permission of instructor. Offered every fall

Phys 335:
Intermed Elec & Magnetism I

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    Electrostatic fields in vacuum and in matter; magnetic fields of steady currents; induced electric fields; magnetic materials; Maxwell's equations; electromagnetic field of a moving charge. Prerequisites: PHYS 224, PHYS 228, MATH 326 or permission of department. Offered every fall

Phys 362:
Intermediate Laboratory

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    Devoted to the understanding of some of the classic experiments in physics. Experiments are from all fields of physics, but particular attention is given to experiments which complement courses being taken concurrently. Prerequisites: PHYS 226.