Mark Pecaut

Mark Peacut
Associate Professor of Physics
College of Arts and Sciences
Science Center 120D


Ph.D. Physics and Astronomy, University of Rochester
M.A. Physics, University of Rochester
B.S. Physics and Mathematics, Truman State University


Mark Pecaut, Ph.D., is a physicist whose research interests are in astronomy, particularly the study of young stars. His research focuses on stellar ages and properties of young stars in order to better understand star and planet formation. He has taught a range of courses from introductory level, intermediate-level engineering courses, physics of medicine courses and upper-level physics courses.