About Department - Physics

Head of the Department: Prof. Ranveer Kumar

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  1. Name of the Department                                :         7.3 – Department of Physics

Year of Establishment                                        :         1946

  1. Brief Introduction of the Department :

        Department of Physics was established in 18-07-1946, since the inception of the University. Founder head of the department was Prof. D.R. Bhawalkar (1908-2002) in its 60 year old history, department has produced scores of scholars who have won laurels for themselves on both the national and international levels. They have brought glory to the nation. The department can boast of having inherited a rich tradition of research. 

  1. (a)  Details of Teaching Faculty                   :

Sl.

No.

Name

Designation

Degree (University /

Institute from which awarded)

Subject Specialization

1.

Prof. M.S. Tiwari

Professor

M.Sc. Ph.D. (BHU, Varansi)

Space & Plasma Physics

2.

Prof. R.A. Singh                  

Professor

M.Sc. Ph.D. (BHU, Varansi)

Biomedical Spectroscopy, Drug Designing, Nanomaterials & Energy Studies.

3.

Prof. Ashish Verma

Professor

M.Sc. & Ph.D. (Dr.H.S. Gour V.V, Sagar)

Embedded Systems,  VLSI Tech. & Material Science 

4.

Prof. Ranveer Kumar

Professor

M.Sc. Ph.D. (Pt. Ravi Shankar University, Raipur)

Solid State Ionics & Nano-Technology

5.

Dr. Sandhya Patel

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. & Ph.D. (Dr.H.S. Gour V.V, Sagar)

Laser Spectroscopy & Materials Science

6.

Smt. Rekha G. Solanki

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. (GGDU, Bilaspur)

Thin-films & Nano Materials

7.

Dr. Maheswar Panda

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur)

Experimental Condensed matter physics

8.

Dr. Prashant Shukla

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur)

Biomedical Optics

9.

Dr. Manasi Ghosh

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. Ph.D. (SIMP, Kolkotta)

Experimental Condensed matter physics

10.

Dr. Anupama Chanda

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. Ph.D. (IIT Kanpur)

Material Science and Condensed Matter physics

11.

Dr. K.K. Dey

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. Ph.D. (Uni State University of USA)

NMR Spectroscopy

12.

Dr. Jai Singh

Asstt. Prof.

M.Sc. Ph.D. (BHU, Varansi)

Nano Science & Nanotechnology

 

  1.  

Sl.

No.

Name

Degree (University /Institute from which awarded)

Subject Specialization

1.

Dr. P. Varma

M.Sc. Ph.D. (Dr.H.S. Gour V.V, Sagar)

Space & Plasma Physics

2.

Dr. Neelam Singh

M.Sc. Ph.D. (APS University, Rewa) 

Space Physics

                         

  1. Student Intake Capacity (PG)                                                                                               : 30

 

  1. Number of Teaching and Non Teaching Staff in the department (during 2017-18)          :  

Designation

SC

ST

OBC

UR

Total

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

Professor

 

 

 

 

 

 

04

0

04

0

Associate Professor

-

-

 

 

-

-

-

-

-

-

Assistant Professor

 

01

 

 

 

02

 

 

05

0

Technical  (Lab. Tech.)

-

-

 

 

-

-

-

-

06

0

Laboratory Attendant 

-

-

 

 

-

-

-

-

05

0

LDC

-

-

 

 

-

-

-

01

0

01

Glass blower

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

01

0

Minimum Salary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

06

0

 

  1. (a) Details of the Courses (CBCS) conducted by the Department (PG Programme) : 2017-18

I

Semester

Code

Course Title

Credit

PHY CC  121

Mathematical Physics

4

PHY CC  122

Classical Mechanics

4

PHY CC  123

Digital Electronics  and Operational Amplifiers

4

PHY CC  124

Atomic, Molecular and Laser Physics

4

PHY CC  125

Laboratory Course – I (General-I)

2

PHY CC  126

Laboratory Course – II  (Electronics-I)

2

PHY SE  121

Seminar

2

II

Semester

Code

Course Title

Credit

PHY CC  221

Quantum Mechanics

4

PHY CC  222

Electrodynamics and Plasma Physics

4

PHY CC  223

Electronic  Devices

4

PHY CC  224

Condensed Matter Physics

4

PHY CC  225

Laboratory Course –III  (General -II)

2

PHY CC  226

Laboratory Course – IV (Electronics -II)

2

PHY SE  221

Seminar

2

PHY OE  221

Energy and Environment 

2

III

Semester

Code

Course Title

Credit

PHY CC    321

Statistical Mechanics

4

PHY CC    322

Computational Methods and Programming

4

PHY CC    323

Laboratory Course (Computer Programming)

2

PHY CC    324

Instrumentation Skill Development

2

PHY SE    321

Seminar

2

PHY EC   321

Microprocessor  and  Microcontroller             

4

PHY EC   322

Materials Science   

4

PHY EC   323

Laser Physics and Optical Fiber

4

PHY OE   321

Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology

2

IV

Semester

Code

Course Title

Credit

PHY CC  421

Advanced Quantum Mechanics

4

PHY CC  422

Nuclear and Particle Physics

4

PHY SE  421

Scientific Communication Skills

2

PHY SE  422

Seminar

2

PHY EC   421

VLSI Design   

4

PHY EC   422

Physics of Nanomaterials

4

PHY EC    423

Plasma Physics

4

PHY EC   424

Environmental Physics

4

PHY EC   425

Project

4

 

(b) Course Conducted by the Department for Ph.D. Programme:

Courses

Code

Course Title

Credits

I

Semester

PHY CC  141

Research Methodology

4

PHY CC  142

Advances in Physics

4

PHY CC  143

Review of Literature (Dissertation) 

4

PHY EC  141

Advanced Theoretical

4

4

4

PHY EC  142

Advanced Experimental Methods

PHY EC  143

Advanced Electronic Systems

 

 

  1. (a) Student Particulars (2017-18)  :

Sl.

No.

Courses / Semester

SC

ST

General

OBC

Total

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

1.

M.Sc. I Semester (July 2017)

02

02

00

00

03

07

05

09

10

18

2.

M.Sc. II Semester (Jan. 2018)

02

02

00

00

03

07

05

09

10

18

3.

M.Sc. III Semester (July 2017)

03

03

02

00

04

02

04

10

13

15

4.

M.Sc. IV Semester (Jan. 2018)

03

03

02

00

04

02

04

10

13

15

5.

Ph.D. Course Work (July 2017)

02

01

0

0

03

01

02

02

07

04

 

(b) Students Support and Progress :

                        (i)    Total No. of Students (2017-18)  :

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  1.  
  1.  
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  1.  
  1.  
  1.  
  1.  
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(ii) No. of Student outside the state : 05

           (iii)Students belonging (2017-18) :

UR

SC

ST

OBC

PC

Total

16

10

02

28

0

56

 

 

  1. Course / Programmewise Distribution of Pass Percentage                      : ~ 75%

Programme/Semester

Registered

Appeared

No. of Pass students

Pass Percentage

M.Sc. Semester I

28

27

22

81.48

M.Sc. Semester III

 

28

22

78.57

 

  1. Details of total scholars enrolled for Ph.D. Programme in the department (during 2017-18) :

Name of Supervisor

Designation

SC

ST

OBC

UR

Total

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

M

F

Prof. Ashish Verma

Professor

0

0

0

0

01

02

03

0

04

02

Prof. Ranveer Kumar

Professor

02

0

0

0

02

01

0

01

04

02

Dr. Sandhya Patel

Asstt. Professor

0

01

0

0

0

0

01

0

01

01

 

  1. Details of Candidates qualified for the Ph.D. degree (submitted / awarded during 2017-18):  

Sl.

No.

Name

Registration

No.

Title of Dissertation/Thesis

Supervisor

1.

Mr. Bhagwandas Raikwar

Y1247310003

Electrostatic ion-cyclotron waves in earth’s magnetosphere

Prof. M.S. Tiwari

2.

Mr. Prince Jain

Y1347310001

Simulation of experimental study of plasma antenna

Dr. Rajneesh Kumar

 

  1. Details of students who are receiving Fellowship/Financial Support :

Course

Details

SC

ST

OBC

UR

Grand Total

M

F

TT

M

F

TT

M

F

TT

M

F

TT

M

F

TT

Ph.D.

Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship

 

 

 

 

 

 

-

01

01

 

 

 

 

01

01

UGC - JRF/SRF

 

 

 

 

 

 

01

 

01

 

 

 

01

00

01

DHSGSU-UGC Fellowship

02

01

03

 

 

 

03

03

06

02

01

03

07

05

12

 

 

 

  1. Number of publications (Research Papers, Books, Chapters in Books published/ presented / chaired sessions / attended Seminars / Conferences / Workshops; Invited Lectures given by Teaching Faculty) (Annexure I)

Sl.

No.

Name of Faculty

Research

Papers Published

Books

Published

Chapters

in Books

Papers presented

Chaired sessions

Attended

Seminars / Conferences

Invited

Lectures

given

1.

Smt. Rekha G. Solanki

3

 

 

 

 

5

 

2.

Dr. Maheswar Panda

4

 

 

 

 

1

 

3.

Dr. Jai Singh

4

 

 

 

 

1

1

 

Total

11

 

 

 

 

7

1

 

  1. Research funds sanctioned and received from various funding agencies, Industry and other organization:

Nature of project

Duration / year

Name of the funding agency

Total grant sanctioned

Received

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Number of Conference / Seminar organized by the Department :

Level

International

National

University

Number

 

 

 

Sponsoring Agencies

 

 

 

 

  1. Number of Candidates Qualified in NET/JRF/SLET Examination in the year 2017-18 : 01