The history of Physics Department dates back to 1964 when physics was first introduced as a subject at the pre-University, subsequently in 1967 at the Pre-professional course, Degree Course in Physics pass in 1971 and then Honours course started in 1974. At present the intake capacity of honors students is 64 per session.
The Department of physics is well equipped with three laboratories, one computer lab., seminar library cum reading room with all facilities. Throughout the year the department observes different academic, literary and cultural activities. The department has produced outstanding scholars who have achieved distinction in their career as physicists in different scientific research institutes, all India level administrative services and holding positions in corporate sectors.
Today our department is one of the largest departments in the College with eleven faculty members, five supportive technical staffs and four labs. attendants catering to the need of more than 500-degree students with physics as their subject of study.
The under graduate Degree Honours students take active part in the departmental seminar activities and physics projects as their course-work. Annual science exhibitions related to physics are organized among students on behalf of this department to develop their scientific skill. Besides this, eminent faculties of other institute, distinguished scientists and research workers from other institute are invited to deliver talks on various current topics from time to time. Publication of a science wall magazine named “SPECTRUM” forms a part of the Departmental activities. Above all we form a cohesive group with a true team spirit that guides and guarantees the unity and mutual understanding between the teachers and the students.
(including teaching, non-teaching & technical staff)
|Sl. No.||Employee Name||Designation||Gender|
|1||Dr. Uma Shankar Mohapatra||Associate Professor & Head||M|
|2||Prof. Pramod Ku. Samal||Reader (SS)||M|
|3||Prof. Gadadhar Sahoo||Reader (SS)||M|
|4||Dr. Pradeepta Ku. Mohapatra||Lect. (Gr.A)||M|
|5||Prof. Upendra Ku. Barik||Reader (SS)||M|
|6||Prof. Siba Prasad Padhi||Lecturer||M|
|7||Prof. Subodh Ku. Jagdev||Lecturer||M|
|8||Prof. Gyanendra Satapathy||Lecturer||M|
|9||Dr. Debabrata Dwivedee||Lecturer||M|
|10||Mrs. Sachala Mohapatra||Demonstrator||F|
|11||Mrs. Sasmita Pattnaik||Lab. Asst.||F|
|12||Mr. Chitta Ran.Kodamsingh||Lab. Asst.||M|
|13||Mr. Suvendu Panda||Lab. Asst.||M|
|14||Mr. Raja Kishore Nayak||M|
|15||Mr. Balabhadra Senapati||M|
|16||Mr. Srinibas Biswal||M|
|17||Mr. Kishore Ku. Behera||M|
Toppers & Best Graduates
|Sl. No.||Year||Name of the Student||Award|
|1||2010||Dushmanta Ku. Nayak||Topper|
|5||2014||Bijayalaxmi Samantaray||Topper and Best Graduate (Gold Medal)|
|6||2015||Aishwarya Parida||Topper and Best Graduate (Gold Medal)|
|7||2016||Sambit Ku. Sahoo||Topper|
|8||2017||Atala Bihari Pahadsingh||Topper|
|9||2018||Sudhansu Sekhar Nayak||Topper and Best Graduate (Gold Medal)|
|10||2019||Deepa Rani Mahapatra||Topper and Best Graduate (Gold Medal)|