About The Department
Department of Physics started in the year 1997. The department is handling Engineering Physics at the first year level of all the Engineering programs. The curriculum is designed according to the requirements of all these programs by VTU. The department has the credence of attaining a success rate of 92% and above in each semester consistently. The department has well qualified faculty members. Department has proved its achievements in the area of research by publishing papers in National and International Journals. Apart from academics all the staff members are involved in various curricular and co-curricular activities.
Dr. Divakara S
Professor and Head
Department of Physics
Engineering Physics shall provide basic fundamentals and strengthen individual’s contribution to the technological development in Engineering program
- To provide basic fundamentals of Science through competent and motivated staff
- To stimulate their technical knowledge by imparting basics of Engineering Physics
- The department has very good infrastructure consisting of two spacious laboratories (Main Lab & Optics Lab), HOD’s chambers, staff rooms, departmental library and store room.
NON - TEACHING STAFF
1 Special Lecture “ The Life and Times of Galileo Galilei ” held on 15th February, 2018 in view of the Birth Anniversary of “Galileo Galilei”
In view of the birth anniversary of the great Scientist Galileo Galilei, the department of Engineering Physics Mysuru has organized a special lecture on ”Life and Times of Galileo Galilei” by Dr. S A Mohan Krishna, Associate professor, Department of Physics, Vidyavardhaka College of Engineeing, Mysuru on 15th February, 2018
The event was coordinated by Dr. N Sandhya Rani, Associate Professor Dept. of Physics and Prof. Manju V V, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Physics, VVCE, Mysuru
2 Special Lecture on “Early History of LASER”
By Dr. S P Basavaraju, Formerly, Prof & HOD of Physics, Bangalore Institute of Technology, Bengaluru and also an Author of ‘Engg. Physics’ & ‘Field theory’ Organised by Dr. Divakara S
3 Special Lecture on “Physics of materials, Properties and its Applications”
By Dr. Padma Prasad K, Asst.professor, Dept. of Physics-PG, JSS College, Mysuru. Organized by Manju V V for I Sem ISE students.
4 Technical talk on “X-Ray Diffraction an Overview”
The Department of Physics, Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, Mysuru has organized a Technical talk on ”X-Ray Diffraction an Overview” by Dr. M Nethaji, Chief Research Scientist, Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru
The event was coordinated by Dr. S Divakara S, Prof & HOD and Mr. Manju V V, Asst.Professor, Dept. of Physics, Mysuru.
5 Special Lecture on “The So Called weirdness of Quantum Mechanics”
By Dr. Swarnamala Sirsi Associate Professor, Yuvarajas College, Mysuru, Organised by Dr. N Sandhya Rani and Manju V V for ME & CSE students of 1SEM.
1 Education Trip to IOE, University of Mysore, Mysuru
Physics Research and Development Center
- Department has Research Center recognized by VTU, Belagavi.