98th Refresher Course in Experimental Physics
01/06/2018 to 16/06/2018
Department of Physics, Central University of Karnataka, Kalaburagi 585367
Sponsored by Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and The National Academy of Sciences, India, Allahabad.
The list of selected candidates has been put up here: Selection List
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A Refresher Course in Experimental Physics will be held at the Department of Physics, Central University of Karnataka from 1 June to 16 June 2018 for the benefit of faculty involved in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Participants in this course will gain hands-on experience with about twenty five out of forty experiments, with a low cost kit developed for the Indian Academy of Sciences, and manufactured by Ajay Sensors and Instruments in Bangalore. These experiments are in (a) Mechanics (b) Heat (c) Electricity (both DC and AC) (d) Magnetism (e) Relaxation (f) Phase Sensitive Detection Technique and (g) Non-Linear Dynamics. This course is sponsored by Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and The National Academy of Sciences, India, Allahabad.
Refresher courses in Experimental Physics held so far have been highly successful and the experiments have been included in about 150 institutions including universities, autonomous colleges, and advanced science institutions involved in education. Over 1800 participants have been trained so far and more than 250 kits have been sold. The course will be directed by Dr. Deepak Samuel. It may be noted that UGC regulations include Refresher Courses in API scores for career advancement.
Applications are invited from teachers with experience in teaching undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Engineering and Physics. Motivated students of B.Sc. and M.Sc. Physics courses with keen interest in Experimental Physics may also apply. The number of seats will be about 30. Selected participants will be provided with travel assistance (limited to three-tier A/c train fare), accommodation and local hospitality during the Course in addition to course material.
Interested applicants must submit their application ONLINE by clicking on the appropriate link in the following webpage:
A copy of the application form signed by the applicant should also be sent by Post to the Course Coordinator, at the address given below. In case of teachers, the form must also be signed and stamped by the Head of the applicant’s Institution stating that leave will be sanctioned if the applicant is selected for the Course. A recommendation letter from a teacher is essential for student applicants. Scanned copies of the duly signed documents sent by e-mail or uploaded in this website will also be accepted. Please visit this page for uploading your details and scanned documents:
Dr. Deepak Samuel, Department of Physics, Central University of Karnataka, Kadaganchi, Aland Road, Kadaganchi 585367.