10.Report by Dr Rakesh Kumar Singh, Dept. of Physics, Patna Women's College, Patna University- SRP of Utsahi Physics Teachers

Nature of programme

4-hour Workshop for  B.Tech 1st year students of Vidya daan Institute of Technology and management( VITM), Arion, Buxar, Bihar

Title

Learning fundamental principal of Physics teaching through Low cost/ No cost  Experiments

Venue

Vidya daan Institute of Technology and management, Arion, Buxar, Bihar

Date

12 November , 2011

Organized/sponsored by

Vidya Vihar Institute of Technology, Purnea , Bihar

Audience

85 B.Tech 1st year students and Faculty members ( total-9)

 

Resource Persons

Dr. Rakesh Kr Singh (Patna Women's College)

Programmes

·         Inauguration session : 

Dignitories Present  : Dr. A.K.Verma, Ex-DRDO scientist and Present Director- VITM, Dr. S.K.singh, Chairmain, VITM, Faculty members- All engineernig stream and Basic sciences.

Demonstration of simple experiments: by Dr. Rakesh Kumar Singh

Typical Expts: frictional force is independent from area of contact, Black body radiation , Magetic Shielding,  warm water floats on cold water, Motion of a magnets in Al-tube, Water does not fall, key-bottle experiment, Law of conservation of angular momentum, Sky appears blue, Total internal reflection in meter scale and dettol bottle, Convergence lense diverges rays, Electromagnetic wave do not propogates in conductor Chromatic abberation, Seeback effect

 

Feedback/Comments

 

Feedback from participants: Several physics Teachers asked me Higgs Bosons and netron stars. I replied thsese questations very smoothly and suggested to study the magzine Dream and IAPT Bulletein

 

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