Department of 

Physics

Year of Establishment:

1977

About

The Department of Physics was started in the year 1976 offering Ancillary Physics for B.Sc Mathematics students. B.Sc Physics was started in 1977 followed by M.Sc Physics in 1987. In 1995 UGC sponsored vocational subject Computer Maintenance was introduced for B.Sc Physics students.


The Spotlight
  • Long-standing ties with Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalpakkam for research activities.

  • The Meenakshi Sundararajan Research Center of the College was started with a focus on Research in Radiation Physics and allied fields. The Center has produced 3 Ph.D.s till date.

  • State-of-the-art facilities for carrying out research in Radiation Physics.

  • Most of the Faculty members have doctoral degrees.

  • A Faculty member holds a patent.

Programmes Offered

Programme
Shift
Government-Aided
Sanctioned Strength
B.Sc. Physics
Shift I
Yes
50
M.Sc. Physics
Shift I
Yes
26
M.Phil. Physics
Shift I
No
4

Courses Offered

Course
Category
Offered to
Shift
Allied Physics
Part III: Allied
B.Sc. Chemistry
Shift I
Allied Physics
Part III: Allied
B.Sc. Computer Science
Shift I
Basic Wave Mechanics
Part IV: Skill-based Subject
B.Sc. Physics
Shift I
Data Science and Machine Learning
Certificate Course
B.Sc. Physics
Shift I

MoUs

  1. National Institute for Quality and Reliability (NIQR)

  2. Tamil Nadu Small and Tiny Industries Association (TANSTIA)

Faculty

Dr. Lakshmi K. S.

Secretary

Dr. Manju N.

Principal

Ms. Vijayashri V.

Associate Professor & HoD

Ms. Manjula E.

Assistant Professor

Ms. Janani S.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Majitha Parvin

Assistant Professor

Dr. Sankari G.

Professor Emeritus

Dr. Meenakshisundaram V.

Dean, Research

Ms. Suba Chandrasekar

Assistant Professor

Dr. Punniyakotti J.

Scientist

Dr. Vani R.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Uma R.

Assistant Professor

Recent Events

  • Dr. G. Kalaiselvi, Scientist-E, and Mr. J. Kishan, Research Scientist, SAMEER (An autonomous R&D institution under MeitY, Government of India), gave a guest lecture to the students on "Artificial Intelligence in Mathematics and Physics" on 23 December, 2021.

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