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

Nature of programme

5-hour Workshop for Students Simultalla Resedential School, Dist- Jamui of MHRD, Govt. of Bihar( Substitue of Netarhat School)

 

Title

Revitalization of Physics Education through low cost experiments

 

Venue

Simultalla Resedential School, Dist- Jamui

 

Date

28th Feb   2011

 

Organized/sponsored by

Simultalla Resedential School, Dist- Jamui, Bihar

 

Audience

10 Science Teachers

80  students- of secondry and Primary level

 

Resource Persons

Dr. Rakesh Kr Singh (Patna Women's College), Dr. Amarendra Narayan, Dept. of Physics, Patna University, Science College and Prof. S.N.Guha, Vice-Chancellor, AryaBhatta  knowledge University Patna, Dr. Shankar Kumar, Principal  Simultalla Resedential School

 

                                           Programmes

 

·         Inauguration session : 

 In augural address  Prof. S.N.Guha, Vice-Chancellor, AryaBhatta  knowledge University Patna and Dr. Amarendra Narayan, Dept. of Physics, Patna University addressed the audience on Appreciating Physics in daily life and importance of National Science day.

* Demonstration of simple experiments by Dr. Rakesh Kumar singh and Dr. Shankar Kumar

Typical Expts:,  Wave motion on slinkey and Straw, Magetic Shielding, Bernouli theorem,  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 and diverges rays,

 

 

Feedback/Comments

 

Feedback from participants: Many participants told  us really learning Science by doing  is very fruitful for younger generation. Such events groom the young mind for scientific curiosity.                                                                                  Photo- Gallery

                     

Prof. S.N.Guha, Vicechancellor, Aryabhattha,Knowledge university, Patna, Dr. Amarendra Narayan, Dept. of Physics, Patna University and Dr. Shankar Kumar, Principal,  Simultalla Resedential School, Dist- Jamui, appreciating this events.