Department of Physics

The Department was established in July 1979. The first T.Y.B.Sc. Batch was appeared for university examination in April, 1986 & Result was 96%. The department offers B. Sc. (6 Units), M.Sc. (By Research), and Ph.D. Programmes. The department has two well equipped laboratories, separate departmental staff room & a cabin for head of the department. The department has been organizing a variety of activities for the personality and academic development of the student which includes lectures by eminent speakers, study tours and group discussions etc. The expert and eminent professor’s takes lot of efforts to improve overall the quality of the students. Well equipped laboratory with all amenities are fully utilized for the students. For the degree level, the department has various equipments viz. Oscilloscopes, Signal generators, Hall Effect apparatus, Helium Laser beam source, Spectrometers etc. The practicals are conducted in three sessions.
In this academic year, For F.Y.B.Sc., S.Y.B.Sc. and T.Y.B.Sc. 300, 72 and 13 students have taken admission respectively.
UGC sponsored One day State Level Seminar on “Basics of Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology” is organizedphy3s on 21st September 2013.
One day State Level Seminar on “Recent Trends in Information and Communication Technology (RTICT-12) was organized on 27-28th Jan. 2012.
UGC and DST sponsored Two Days National Conference on Physics of Semiconductor Devices and Smart Materials (NC-PSDSM-07) was organized on Dec. 22-23, 2007.
One day state level seminar on “CENTURY OF RELATIVITY” was organized on account of World Year of Physics by the department on 3rd Dec. 2005.
One day state level seminar on “Recent Trends in Physics” was organized by the department on 31st Mar. 2003.

Activities

Sr. No. Title of Activity Dates Funding Agency No. of Participants
1 State Level Seminar on Recent trends in information and Communication technology January 27-28, 2012 UGC 64
2 National level seminar on Basics of Nano material and nanotechnology September 18 2013 Self -Funded 84
3 National level seminar on  Innovations in physics February 21, 2015 Self -Funded 62
4 National level seminar on Recent trends in physics March 03, 2016 Self -Funded 75

Awards / Recognitions received by faculty

Sr.No. Name of Faculty Awards/Recognitions Received
1 Dr. V. B. Pujari i.        Recognized as a research guide for M. Sc. Physics by Research (2011-12) ii.      Recognized as a research guide for Ph.D. course (2013-14)

Awards / Recognitions received by Students

Sr.No. Name of Students Awards/Recognitions Received
1 Mr. Rajendra V. Loke Mr. Rinal Lazarus Rodrigues Mr. Santosh R. Dhakane 1st Prize for the research project in Physics Fair- Exhibition and Presentation held on 18th Dec. 2013 at N. G. Acharya Marathe College, Chembur.