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Achievements of the Department

ACHIEVEMENTS

The department celebrated its golden jubilee during 2007, and continuing its uninterrupted efforts to the fight against darkness, galloping to conquer newer horizons and try to learn and unravel the mysteries of nature and natural phenomena.

Research
  • Research work progressing under the guidance of two research guides, Dr. Sankara raman & Dr. Thomas Varghese.
  • Established Nanoscience Research Laboratory.
  • The department collaborates with the Department of Studies in Physics, Mangalore University, Karnataka for the Nanoscience Research Programme. 
Organizing Seminars/Workshops/Symposia
  • The Department conducted 3 days Faculty development Training Programme on IT for college teachers in association with KSHEC, Thiruvananthapuram during 7-9, December 2010. Dr. Thomas Varghese was the co-ordinator of the programme.
  • The Department organized 2 days National Sympoisum on Nanoscience & Technology – NANOSTECH 2011 from 1-2 September, 2011 with the financial support from BRNS, DST and KSCSTE. Dr. Thomas Varghese was the convener of the programme.
  • Dr. S. Sankararaman coordinated ‘Inspire’ implemented by the Department of science and Technology, Government of India for attracting young talents to study science, during 2010 & 2011.
  • Every year Physics association conducts a number of seminars and Physics Exhibition.
  • The department organized a workshop for physics teachers on 27th September 2010.
 
Social Awareness Programme
  • The department sent students to their neighboring houses to spread the awareness of H1N1 during June-July 2010..
  • . The department organized an environmental awareness program on environmental conservation and plastic threat from 7th to 9th December 2010.
  • The department released Documentary CD’s-SAVE ENERGY and SAVE WATER on 5th Aug. 2011.
 
Awards/Ranks
    Dr.S.Sankararaman one of our teachers got Innovative educator award in 2009 from AIACHE.
  • In 2008 Ms. Archana M passed BSc physics model-I with a Third Rank. In 2011 Ms. Sreeja Sasidharan secured Third Rank for the same course. Also Ms. Sreeja Sasidharan got admission at IIT madras for M.Sc degree course.
 
Publications/Presentations
  • There are about 30 paper presentations, 47 research publications and 7 published books by our teachers.
 
Mass Education Programme
  • The department took initiative in the mass education program in association with the victor channel of Kerala.
  • Dr. S. Sankararaman coordinated the Mass Education programme with Edusat, It@school, Victer’s Channel, Govt. of Kerala. A new method of Physics teaching was developed by Dr.S.Sankararaman namely-DVD approach to enjoy Physics telecasting of his classes is going on in Victer’s Channel, Govt. of Kerala.
 
Faculty Improvement Programme
  • Dr. Jasceentha O.P. secured her Ph.D from Mahatma Gandhi University during 2009 under FIP.
 
Results – B. Sc Physics (model I)
Year

Total no. of Candidates appeared

No. Passed

Pass percentage

No. of First Classes

2007

28

23

82

18

2008

25

23

92

20

2009

33

30

91

19

2010

32

28

88

17

2011

33

29

88

19

 
Results – B. Sc Physics (model II)
Year

Total no. of Candidates appeared

No. Passed

Pass percentage

No. of First Classes

2007

11

8

73

7

2008

9

2

23

2

2009

25

13

52

7

2010

17

7

41

7

2011

20

16

80

16

 
Roll of Excellance

1
P.J. Michael
 
IInd rank for B.Sc.physics, 1959,   (Kerala Uni;)
2
Prof. P.J. Mathew
 
IInd rank for B.Sc.physics, 1962,   (Kerala Uni;)
3
C.P. Purushothaman
IInd rank for B.Sc.physics, 1967,   (Kerala Uni;)
4
Prof. T.Ousepachan
IIIrd rank for   B.Sc.physics, 1962,   (Kerala Uni;)
5
Sr. Stella Maris
Ist rank for B.Sc.physics, 1968,   (Kerala Uni;)
6
Ms. Vimala George
 
IInd rank for B.Sc.physics, 1996,                      (Mahatma Gandhi Uni:)
7
Ms. Anu Mohan
Ist rank for B.Sc.physics (Voc.), 2002, Mahatma Gandhi Uni.
8.
Ms. Asha M. Vasu
Ist rank for B.Sc.physics (Voc.), 2005, (Mahatma Gandhi Uni:)
9.
Mr. Surjeet Jeevan S
III rank for B.Sc.physics (Voc.), 2006, Mahatma Gandhi Uni:
10.
Ms. Archana M.
III rank for B.Sc.physics, 2008, Mahatma Gandhi Uni:
11.
Ms. Sreeja Sasidharan
III rank for B.Sc.physics, 2011,  Mahatma Gandhi Uni: