Dr.A.NirmalaJyothsna, Head, Department of Physics & Electronics,Ch.S.D.St.Theresa’s College for Women received the prestigious Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Life Time Achievement National Award for her distinguished contributions to the development of the Nation and achieving outstanding excellence in the field of Teaching, Research and Publications conferred by the International Institute for Social and Economic Reforms(R) ,Bengaluru an institute.. involved in rejuvenating socio – Economic activities at grass root level ..an organization registered under Govt. of India. She was felicitated and presented the award on 29th February 2020 at Bangalore. The management,and the faculty congratulated her on this occasion.
Wednesday, 18 March 2020
As a part of Energy Conservation Week Celebrations the Students of the SCOPE Club gave PPT presentations on the topics related to Renewable Energy on 19th Dec 2019 . They are as follows:
Types of Renewable & Non-Renewable Energy – M. Vani Srilatha II B.Sc.MPCI
How to Conserve Energy for Future Generations- V. Mahathi, II B.Sc.MPCI
Percentage of wastage of Energy – N. Chandra lekha, II B.Sc,.MPCI
Energy audit & Energy Conservation across the world – A. Reshma II B.Sc.,MPCI
Training on RS & GIS image analysis was organized by the Dept. of Physics & Electronics in GIS lab. In this the resource person was Mr. Sai Venkateswar Reddy from Hexagon Solutions, Hyderabad. All together twenty faculty from dept of Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer science have participated in this training. This is a very useful tool to map the data used in different projects on 11th & 12th Dec 2019.
An extension program on “LASERS - A Solution for Every Problem” was put up on 21st Nov 2019 in our college auditorium by III B.Sc- MPC-II, the ward students of Ms.P.Anusha, Lecturer in Physics & Electronics. In this program the Principle of LASRS & Applications of LASERS in various fields like NASA Satellite Communication, Beauty Therapy, Medicine, Defense, Industry and other purposes are explained in detail with the help of interesting videos and Power Point Presentations.
Dept. of Physics & Electronics, has conducted a Workshop on “PCB Designing & Manufacturing” on 18th & 19th NOV 2019 in collaboration with MICROLINK Technologies, Vijayawada, Sponsored by RUSA(2.0). In this M.Sc. Physics & II B.Sc. Physics & I B.Sc. Electronics students have participated during which they have learnt theoretical concepts & they have also learnt Circuit designing using PCB Wizard, Etching process, Drilling, Mounting the Electronic components on PCB and they have all done three projects namely…Power Supply, Night lamp, & IR tester.This program instilled confidence in them so that they can take up more innovative & higher level projects in future. This Program is organized under the able guidance Dr.Sr.K.Showrillu, Vice Principal & Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna, Head, Dept. of Physics & Electronics.
Dept. of Physics & Electronics, has inaugurated a six Day Internship Program “EMBEDDED SYSTEMS & IT’S DESIGNING” on 13th NOV 2019 in collaboration with MICROLINK Technologies, Vijayawada, Sponsored by RUSA (2.0). This program is conducted from 13th Nov to 19th Nov 2019. In this M.Sc. Physics & III B.Sc. Electronics students have participated in this during which they have learnt theoretical concepts & they have also learnt practical skills in doing the projects related to Embedded Systems. This Program is organized under the able guidance of Dr.Sr.K.Showrillu, Vice Principal & Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna, Head, Dept. of Physics & Electronics. The students have done innovative projects such as
1. Controlling Home Appliances using IR remote
2. Blind Walking Stick
3. Efficient Power Management System
4. GPS & GSM based vehicle tracking System
5. Smart Card based Door Security System
6. LPG leakage detector with indication using Microcontroller
7. Automatic plant Irrigation using Moisture sensor
8. Home Air quality Monitoring system
9. Intelligent Accident Prevention system for trains
10. RFID based Attendance system with SMS.
Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp:
Centre for Entrepreneurship Development –CED(An under taking of ALEAP) ,Hyderabad has organised an Entrepreneurship Awarness camp, for all the II B.Sc. M.P.C & III B.Sc. M.P.C students on 5th & 6th Nov 2019 in our college Auditorium under the supervision of Dept. of Physics & Dept. of Chemistry. Dr.Sr. Marietta D’Mello, our principal, Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna, Head, Dept. of Physics & Dr.C.A.Jyothirmayi, Head, Dept. of Chemistry, Smt.Vara Lakshmi, Co-ordinator, ALEAP Vijayawada, Mr.Vishnu Vardhan, and Ms. Kiranmayi, CEO, Hansita Creations, Hyderabad have inaugurated the session. Ms. Kiranmayi has addressed the gathering on enterpreneural skills needed to start a business. Mr.Vishnu Vardhan the Resource person for the session motivated the students and they have conducted a Group Discussion for students and each group came up with an innovative idea of starting a small business. On 6th Nov 2019, Mrs.Suneetha, Bank Manager, Andhra Bank enlightened the students on the Schemes & Loans that Govt is providing for the young entrepreneurs and for small start ups and the necessary criteria & documents to be submitted when applying for loan.
International FORUM on Recent trends in Physics, Chemistry & Allied Sciences for Sustainable Development:
Departments of Physics & Electronics along with Dept. of Chemistry have organized an International FORUM on Recent trends in Physics, Chemistry & Allied Sciences for Sustainable Development-2019 on 27th & 28th Sept 2019. Dr. Swamy K.B., Director, International Affairs, Lincoln University, Malaysia was the chief Guest and Prof. K.Ravi Krishna, GITHAM University, Visakhapatnam, Dr. Ratnakar, President, IMRF were the Guest of Honours. Sr. Lourd Mary, the correspondent, Dr.Sr. Marietta D’Mello, the principal, Dr.Sr.K.Showrillu, the vice-principal cum P.G.Director and Heads of the departments of Physics & Chemistry graced the occasion.
Chief Guest for valedictory session was Dr.S.A.Martin Brittodhas, Associate Prof. Tirupattur, Dr.Ramesh Gardas, IIT Madras and Dr.Ramachandra Rao, GDC, Rajahmundry graced this International Forum. About 200 participants were there and among them 90 presented their papers.
Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Workshop on Internet of ThingsThe Department of Physics & Electronics has organized a 3 day Workshop on “Internet of Things” on 29, 30 & 31 August 2019. Sri. V. Govinda Rao, Director Technical Microlink Peripheral pvt. Ltd, Vijayawada was the Resource person. More than 100 students of Physics & Electronics of III B.Sc.M.P.CS & M.E.CS actively participated in it. In this workshop the concepts & basic Electronics behind IOT & its application in Smart technologies was very clearly explained. The students have put the theoretical knowledge into practice by developing some smart appliances like LED blinking, Buzzer, Relay ON & OFF, Bluetooth, Smart Mobile interface for home Automation, ADC interface for measuring temperature & Light intensity using IOT
A guest Lecture has been organized by Dept. of physics & Electronics on 22.08.2019.
Dr.K.Ramachandra Rao, HOD, Govt. college, Rajahmundry was the Resource person. He enlightened the students on the topic “Recent Advances in Nanoscience” which was very interesting.The students of U.G. & P.G Physics have actively participated in this and gained knowledge.
IIRS Outreach programme:
48th IIRS Outreach program coordinated by Department of Physics & Electronics:
48th IIRS Outreach program coordinated by Department of Physics & Electronics:
As our college is a Network Institute of IIRS, Dehradun, the Department of Physics & Electronics has coordinated a live & interactive program on 48th IIRS Outreach program on “Digital Photogrammetry based 3D modelling” during 29th July 2019 – 2nd August 2019. Faculty of Department of Physics & Electronics have participated in this program.
50th IIRS Outreach Program coordinated by Department of Physics & Electronics:
As our college is a Network Institute of IIRS, Dehradun, the Department of Physics & Electronics has coordinated a live & interactive program on “50th IIRS course onBasics of RS, GIS & GNSS” during 19th Aug 2019 – 15th Nov 2019. Nearly 155 students and 15 faculty have registered for this program and the course is running presently.
Tuesday, 10 September 2019
The Department of Physics & Electronics was in charge of Academia-2019 on 23rd July for the whole college i.e. for both U.G and P.G sections. Different Competitions like Essay Writing, Elocution , Debate , Power Point Presentations etc, were conducted by all the Departments to encourage & bring out the inherent talents of the students. As a part of this the Department of Physics & Electronics has conducted a PPT Competition on “Chandrayan in Exploration of Moon”.
IIRS Live & Interactive Program:
As our college is a Network Institute of IIRS, Dehradun, the Department of Physics & Electronics has coordinated a live & interactive program on “46th IIRS course on Advances in Remote Sensing and Geospatial technologies for Disaster early warning, monitoring and mitigation” during 8th July 2019 – 12th July 2019. 55 students and 10 faculty have participated in this program.
NNRMS Course at IIRS, Dehradun
Ms.A.Sai Sandhya, faculty of Department of Physics & Electronics has attended a Two month NNRMS course from 13th May 2019 – 5th July 2019 on “ Satellite Image Analysis and Photogrammetry” financially supported by College. The course was held at IIRS, Dehradun. She was awarded a certificate for successfully completing the program and secured ‘A’ grade.
The Department of Physics and Electronics inaugurated the Electronics club “E-hub” on 11th July 2019. The II B.Sc Electronics students are the members of Electronics club named as E-Hub. It was inaugurated with prayer.
The Office Bearers for E-Hub are
A. Uma Asritha of II B.Sc. M.E.CS. as E-Hub President
L. Sai Tejaswini of II B.Sc. M.E.CS as E-Hub Secretary
A Quiz Program was conducted for all the E-hub members by the office bearers of E-hub. The students have actively participated in the Quiz Competition. The Winners of the Quiz and the Academic achievers of II & IV Semesters were recognized and awarded prizes by Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna, HOD of Physics & Electronics. The program ended with a motivational message by Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna.
The Department of Physics and Electronics inaugurated Physics club “SCOPE” on 05th July 2019. The II B.Sc. Physics students are the members of SCOPE CLUB.
Following are the office bearers for SCOPE CLUB
P. Vani of II B.Sc. M.P.C-I sec as Scope Club President
B. Amulya of II B.Sc. M.P.C-II sec as Scope Club Secretary
· The students gave Power point presentations on “Basics of Interference” and “Fresnel’s Biprism”. The PPT presentations were quite interesting and informative.
Following is the list of students who participated in PPT
1. M. Tejaswini II B.Sc. M.P.C-1
2. V. Mahathi II B.Sc. M.P.C-1
3. A. Jaswanthi Devi II B.Sc. M.P.C-1
4. G. Kavya II B.Sc. M.P.C-1
The Academic achievers of II and IV semesters were recognized and were awarded prizes by Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna, HOD of Physics & Electronics. The program ended with an inspirational message by Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna.
· A Power point presentation on “Astrophysics” and “Lasers in Communication” has been conducted on 12th July 2019 as a part “SCOPE CLUB”
Following is the list of students participated in PPT
1. S. Swathi II.BSc. M.P.C-II
2. M. Sridevi II.BSc. M.P.C-II
3. S. Gnana Prasuna II.BSc. M.P.C-II
4. G. Geethanjali II.BSc. M.P.C-II
5. D. Navya Sri II.BSc. M.P.C-II
The program ended with a motivational message by Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna.
· Power point presentation on “Solar Tree” and “Holography” has been given by the following students as a part of “SCOPE CLUB”
1. M. Navya II.BSc. M.P.CS
2. P. Pravallika II.BSc. M.P.CS
3. B. Nithya Sri II.BSc. M.P.CS
4. M. Bhavani II.BSc. M.P.CS
5. N. Rekha II.BSc. M.P.CS
6. M. Vidhya Sri II.BSc. M.P.CS
1.a)Ms.Karishma Banu of the batch 2015-17 is qualified in APSET in the month of November 2016.
b).Ms.Karishma Banu of batch 2015-17 received Prathibha award from government of Andhra Pradesh for excellence in M.Sc. physics during the academic year 2016-17.
c). Ms.Karishma Banu has been awarded one gold medal and 10 cash awards for standing first in Andhra University for the academic year 2016-17. She received these awards at the 85th & 86th combined convocation of Andhra University on 9th January 2019.
d).Currently she is pursuing research on “Hydroxyapatite based Polymer Composites” at IIT Guwahati
3.Ms. B.Devipriya received a Prathibha award from government of Andhra Pradesh for excellence in M.Sc. physics during the academic year 2017-18.
Monday, 4 February 2019
Internship programme on "Embedded Systems and its Designing "
Dept of Physics &Electronics has organised an Internship programme on "Embedded Systems and its Designing " for M.Sc Physics students &III B.Sc.Electronics cluster students in Collaboration with MICRO LINK,Vijayawada from 21st Jan to 5th February 2019 during which the students were given hands on experience by doing projects related to Embedded Systems along with theoretical concepts.
On line live course on “Hyper Spectral Remote sensing and its Applications”
IIRS outreach programme
Our College has become the network institute of IIRS Outreach network,ISRO,Dehradun,Dept of Space,Govt. of India during December 2018. Dr.A.Nirmala Jyothsna, HOD of Physics and Electronics is the Coordinator of our institute for the Outreach Programme.The dept of Physics has taken charge of registering the students for this course and making arrangements to run this programme.. Altogether 31 participants comprising of 13 physics and computer faculty and 18 Physics cluster students have participated in IIRS 41st distance learning course on "Hyper Spectral Remote sensing and its Applications " from 21st Jan to 1st February 2019.
Friday, 1 February 2019
Celebration of Energy Conservation Week :
As a part of Energy Conservation Week celebrations the department of Physics and Electronics organised a PPT competition on 15thDecember 2018. The participants presented papers related to Energy Conservation and Renewable Energy Sources . Dr.A.Padmavathi & Dr.Mrs.A.Nirmala Jyothsna were the judges for the competition. All the presentations were very informative enlightening the students about various Alternate Energy sources and their application in different fields.All the students of SCOPE club & E-hub were the audience for these PPT presentations.
An Essay writing competition on “Energy saved is Energy produced” and Poster painting Competition on the topic “Alternate Energy sources for clean Environment ” was organised by the dept of Physics & Electronics on 18th December.
Wednesday, 26 September 2018
The department of P.G.physics celebrated St.Anns feast in the auditorium on 25th July 2018. All the sisters of St.Anns Community,the faculty,Support staff and the students together celebrated St.Anns feast with great reverence to St.Ann.
The programme started with a prayer dance by M.Sc.Physics students followed by a skit performed by M.Sc.Chemistry students in which the life of St.Ann was beautifully depicted. A beautiful dance on importance of protecting Mother Earth from pollution was performed by M.Sc.Nutrition students.The correspondent Rev.Sr.Lurdu Mary along with community sisters,Senior faculty & Students union honoured St.Ann by lighting lamps. Our correspondent Rev.Sr.Lurdu Mary & our principal Dr.Sr.Mercy addressed the staff and students and spoke about the important values to be imbibed & practiced from the life of St.Ann. On this occassion all the faculty ,support staff and students wished all the sisters and conveyed their festal greetings.
· On 5th September 2018 the students have celebrated Teachers day with much reverence and love under the guidance of Department of Physics & Electronics .It was an important and special day as Dr.Fathima ,Lecturer in English completed her 25 silver years of her dedicated service .
The program started with a beautiful Prayer dance performed by students holding 25 candles which represent the service of the silver jubilerian. The gathering was welcomed by a beautiful Welcome dance which had a traditional classical touch .PG students have performed a Theme dance elevating the role of a teacher in a student’s life which was heart touching.
The students conveyed their wishes to all the staff through a video in a novel way .They have also enacted a dance based on Woman Empowerment .They have expressed their gratitude to teachers through a MIME. Later silver jubilee celebration of Dr.Fathima Rani was conducted in a grand manner by Department of English.
· Two day workshop was organized by the department of Physics and Electronics on “PCB Designing and Manufacturing” in which Mr.V.Govinda Rao, Director Technical, Microlink, Vijayawada, was the Resource person. In this technical session 115 students belonging to I B.Sc(MECS),II B.Sc(MECS),M.Sc Physics have actively participated and they were divided into 28 batches.
On 30-8-2018 in the morning session Mr.V.Govinda Rao has given basic knowledge on PCB Circuit Designing and Manufacturing. In the afternoon session the students are trained, to design the layout of the circuit on PCB board ,using PCB wizard software.
On 31-8-2016, the students have practiced on how to print the design on PCB circuit board and after that they have done drilling on the circuit board in order to insert components on the PCB circuit board. At last the students completed the project by connecting the components on the board and soldering it. Each student has done 3 projects namely Regulated Power Supply , IR tester and Night lamp.
Valedictory session was held at 3.30 PM in media centre in which the students responded that they were excited and thrilled to complete three live projects on their own and they expressed a desire to do more live projects on their own.
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