Department of Physics

Year of Establishment June 1982
Number of Teachers 04 + 05 (CHB)
Number of Books in the Departmental Library 330
Number of Journals / Periodicals 06
Number of Computers with internet access 10
Other Equipments OHP 01, LCD Projector 01, Laser Printer 01, Scanner 01

About Department

The Department of Physics was established in June 1982 and PG in 1989. The Department also runs M.Phil and Ph.D. courses. The laboratory was recognized for research in the year 2006.The former Principal Prof. N. K. Patil (retd.) a faculty of Physics department laid down a strong foundation for research activities in the Department.

  • The Department is well known for its extensive research activities and has been identified as star performing department by the UGC under the CPE scheme 2006.
  • It is recognized as a center for research in North Maharashtra University region for facilities like Thin Film, Gas Sensors and Microwave Electronics. There are five well qualified and Experienced faculties.
  • The laboratories have been renovated with funds received from UGC under Basic Sciences Research Scheme.

Programmes offered

  • B.Sc. Physics

Teaching Staff

Dr. Madhukar D. Mahanubhav (M.Sc., Ph.D..)
Associate Professor and Head
Specialization : Materials Science
Experience : 29 Yrs
North Maharashtra University Recognized Research Guide
Dr. P. G. Kulkarni (M.Sc.,Ph.D.)
Associate Professor
Specialization : Microwave Electronics
Experience : 34 Yrs
North Maharashtra University Recognized Research Guide
Dr. Raghunath M Shewale (M.Sc.,Ph.D.)
Associate Professor
Specialization : Physics Education
Experience : 31 Yrs
North Maharashtra University Recognized Research Guide
Dr. Sunil S. Patil (M.Sc.,Ph.D.)
Associate Professor
Specialization : Materials Science
Experience : 29 Yrs
CHB  
  Mr. S. D. Padavi (M.Sc.)
  Ms. K. A. Baviskar (M.Sc.)
  Ms. M. L. Sangtani (M.Sc.)
  Ms. R. V. Chaudhari (M.Sc., B.Ed.)
  Ms. M. S. Chaudhari (M.Sc.)
Retired  
  Dr. Shantaram J. Mail (M.Sc.,Ph.D.)
  Dr. D. V. Ahire (M.Sc., Ph.D.) Retired on 30/04/2016
  Dr. Y. S. Dorik (M.Sc., Ph.D.) Retired on 31/05/2016

Achievements

Staff
  • Dr. D. V. Ahire "Best Teacher award", NMU,Jalgaon, Aug. 2012
  • Dr. D. V. Ahire "Best Paper Presentation award Third Prize",International Conference, Feb. 2013
  • Dr. S. S. Patil "Best Paper Presentation award Third Prize", National Conference, Oct. 2012
Students
  • Ms.Devyani Deore, Ist in University (Gold Medal), B.Sc. (Physics), 2012
  • Ms.Komal Arun Baviskar IInd in University, B.Sc. (Physics), 2012
  • Ms.Jagruti Vishwas Patil IInd in University, B.Sc. (Physics), 2015

Club \ Association

  • Welcome function for First year students
  • Guest Lectures
  • Educational Trips
  • Workshops
  • Poster Exhibitions
  • Farewell function for Final year students

Alumni

Our Pride

Sr. No. Name of Alumni Work Position / Designation

1

Ms. Aseefa Bano M. Husain
Chancellor’s Award for the Best Student of NMU Jalgaon (2005-06)

Software Engineer, Cognizant Solutions, Ridgecrest, California

2

Mr. Punjabi Venkat Vijendra

Research Scholar, University of Atacama, Chile, South America

3

Dr. Patil Manisha

Software Architect, R/D Dept NICE IT Systems, Pune

4

Dr. Chaudhari Ajay Sudam

Professor (MPSC), Dept. of Physics, Govt. Institute of Sci. and Humanities, Amravati

5

Mr. Pawar Nitin Shivaji

Project Manager, WIPRO Technology, Pune

6

Ms. Patil Anita Shantaram

Vice Principal, Z. B. Patil Jr. College, Dhule

7

Mr. Kankhare Dipak Gokul

Civil Judge and Judicial Magistrate, Thane

8

Mr. Sawant Amol Shivajirao

Advocate, High court, Aurangabad

9

Dr. Bhawar Rohini Laxman

U.G.C. Assistant Prof., S.P. Pune University, Pune

10

Dr. Chaudhari Laxman M

Associate Prof., Dept. of Physics, Wadia College, Pune

11

Mr. Brahmankar Shyam Nimba

Lecturer, Z. B. Patil Jr. College College, Dhule

12

Mr. Chauk Preetam Vishnu

Lecturer, Z. B. Patil Jr. College College, Dhule

13

Mr. Bhamare Kiran Nimbaji

S.D.E., BSNL, Dhule

14

Mr. Upkare Sandip V.

S.P.M., Mhasawad Post Office, Tal. Shahada , Dist. Nandurbar

15

Mr. Bagul Nandkishor U

Teacher, R. K. Chitale Madhymic Vidyalay, Dhule

16

Dr. Patil Avinash Arun

Associate Prof., R. C. Patel ACS College, Shirpur

17

Dr. Pathan Idris G.

Associate Prof., ACS College, Navapur

18

Mr.Borse Pravin Arvind

Lecturer, JaiHind Jr. College, Dhule

19

Mr.Sonawane Bipinchandra B.

Lecturer, JaiHind Jr. College, Dhule

20

Ms.Chaudhari Mandakini N.

Assistant Prof.,Arts and Sci. College, Kusumba

21

Mr. Shelar Vivek Bhatu

Intelligence Officer in State intelligence Office

22

Dr. Patil Sunil Ramdas

Assistant Prof., Dept.of Physics, COEP, Pune

23

Mr. Bagul Shanabhau Damu

Assistant Prof. Pratap College, Amalner

24

Mr. Pardeshi Nileshkumar M.

Assistant Prof., Modern College, Pune

25

Mr. Tele Prafulla Prakash

Lecturer, Govt. Polytechnic College, Gondia

26

Mr. Patil Nanaseb Madhukar

Regional Business Manager, Nagpur

27

Ms. Patil Ankita Durgaprasad

Trainee at TCS,Chennai

28

Mr. Deore Avinash Vasant

Ph.D. Research Associate, S. P. Pune University, Pune

29

Ms. More Supriya Eknath

Ph.D. Research  Associate S. P. Pune University, Pune

30

Mr. Mistri Chetan Dilip

Ph.D. Research  Student S. P. Pune University, Pune

31

Ms. Ansari Tabassum Salim

Teacher, Kendriya Vidyalay, Dhule

32

Ms. Patil Pallavi Narendr

Assistant Prof.,  ACS College, Erandol

33

Ms. Bhadane Yogita Bhausaheb

Sales Consultant, Navkar Hyundai, Dhule

Research

Ph.D. Awarded

Name of the PhD scholar Name of the guide/s Title of the thesis Year of registration of the scholar Year of award of PhD
Mr. S. S. Patil Dr. P. H. Pawar Growth and Characterization of Thermal evaporated binary and ternary thin films of CdSe, CdTe and PbTe 2008 2013
Mr. S. M. Patil Dr. P. H. Pawar Structural, optical and photo electrical properties of Nano Crystaline Cde1-Xznxs Thin Films by Chemical Bath Deposition Techniques 2011 2015
Mrs. V. D. Ahire Dr. P. R. Chaudhari Study Of Dielectric And Emission Characteristics Of Dry And Wet Black Soils At Different microwave frequencies 2009 2013
Mr. S. J. Nandre  Dr. Shitole Sharda Jayantrao “Thermal, Optical and Electrical Properties of IInd and VIIIth group of some Gel Grown Iodates & Tartrate Crystals” 2009-10 2015
Mr. A. A. Patil Dr. D.V. Ahire Study of dielectric behaviour and emissivity of dry and wet red soils at different microwave frequencies  2009 2014
Mr. P. A. Bhadane Dr. P.G. Kulkarni Implementation of information system strategy to upgrade post graduate physics research 2011 2015
Mr. S. M. Sabnis Dr. P.G. Kulkarni Generic analysis and design approach in spray pyrolysis strategy for target fuel cell  2011 2015

 

Research Projects

Name of Principal Investigator Duration of project Name of the research  project Amount / Fund received Name of funding agency Year of sanction
Dr. D.V. Ahire and Dr. P.R. Chaudhari 2011-2014 "Dielectric model for Indian soils of  Five Different States" 1900000 Space              Applications Centre,  ISRO,  Ahmedabad 2011
Dr. M.D. Mahanubhav 2011-2013 Studies on gas sensing performance of  In2O3 thick films 150000 UGC 2011

 

Research Papers

Title of paper Name of the author/s Name of journal Year of publication ISBN/ISSN number
Simulation of Robatic Nozzle for angular spray deposition by spray pyrolysis technique Suhas M sabnis and Dr. P.G. Kulkarni International Journal On Advances in Management Technology and Engg. Sciences 2013-14  2249-7455
Spray coated in solar fuel cell technology using hydrogen as an alternative energy tool Suhas M Sabnis and Dr. P.G. Kulkarni International Journal ON Advances in Management Technology and Engg. Sciences. 2013-14  2249-7455
Understanding photoelectric effect:On line lab experiment through VP Lab simulation Experiment Prakash A Bhadane and Dr.P.G. Kulkarni International Journal ON Advances in Management Technology and Engg. Sciences 2013-14  2249-7455
Study of Quantum Tunnelling:A Novel study by virtual Lab experiment(JAVA) viable alternative therotical and experimental approach Prakash A Bhadane and Dr. P.G. Kulkarni International Journal On Advances in Management Technology and Engg.Sciences 2013-14  2249-7455
Structural and Transport properties of Sb2Te3 Thin Films for Nanostructured Thermoelectrics G.D.Deshmukh, S.S. Patil and P.H. Pawar Bionano Frontier 2015-16  0974-0678

 

Results

Year Programme Name Number of Student Appeared Number of Students Passed Percentage of Passing

2012-13

B.Sc. 18 15 83.33

2013-14

B.Sc. 17 13 76.47

2014-15

B.Sc. 28 24 85.71

2015-16

B.Sc. 30 27 90.00

2016-17

B.Sc. 29 18 62.07