Deccan Education Society's
WILLINGDON COLLEGE, SANGLI
(Affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur , NAAC Accredited 'A')
Vishrambag , Dist : Sangli, Pin - 416 415

Department of Physics

Caption Information
Head of Department B. N. Kamble
History of Department The Department of Physics started in 1961. It is one of the premier departments in the college. The post graduate course in Solid State Physics was introduced from 2020. The department is well known for its excellence in teaching and research.
    Former Heads of Department
  • Dr. E. S. Jog (1961-1962)
  • M. P. Phatak (1962-1969)
  • S. S. Bodas (1969-1971 and 1975-1998)
  • Dr. A. B. Lele(1971-1975)
  • G. K. Pujari (1998-2004)
  • S. A. Deshpande (2004-2016)
Infrastructure
Staff Information

Mr. B.N. Kamble -HOD
  • Subject - Theoretical Physics
  • Qualification – M.Sc. , M.Phil. Associate Professor
  • Experience – 32 Years

Dr. N.T. Padal
  • Subject - Applied Electronics, Material Science
  • Qualification – M.Sc. Ph.D.Associate Professor
  • Experience – 16 Years

Dr. S.G.Kulkanrni
  • Subject - Electronics, Solid state Physics
  • Qualification –M.Sc. Ph.D. Associate Professor
  • Resource person for science popularization and workshops
  • Experience – 16 Years

Miss P.G.Suryawanshi
  • Subject - Solid state Physics
  • Qualification –M.Sc., SET
  • Experience – 2 Years

Mr. Y. A. Kulkarni
  • Subject - Theoretical Physics
  • Qualification –M.Sc. GATE, NET Assistant Professor,JRF
  • Active member of Marathi Vidnyan Parishad
  • Experience – 1 Year
Achievments
Research and Publications since 2017-18
Name of Staff No of Publications
Mr. B.N. Kamble 03
Dr. N.T. Padal 04
Dr. S.G.Kulkanrni 06
Miss P.G.Suryawanshi 03
Mr. Y. A. Kulkarni 01
Strength
Academic Year BSc.-III MSc -I MSc-II
2017-18 24 -- --
2018-19 22 -- --
2019-20 18 -- --
2020-21 30 20 --
2021-22 17 13 19
Departmental Events and Activities
Events National Graduate Physics Examination – NGPE, National Experimental Skill Test NEST (IAPT activities )
Sky Observation
Zero Shadow Day 07/05/2022
Poster presentation
Momentum 2022
MoU Center for Citizen Science, Pune 1) Lecture by Mr. Mayureh Prabhune
2) Sky Observation
3) Poster Presentation by the students for the students
Alumni
Name of Alumni Achivement
Prof. P. S. Patil Hon. Pro- Vice Chancellor, Shivaji University, Kolhapur
Mr. Y. R. Kedge Dy. S.P. Hingoli
Miss Aradhana Nikam Section officer, Ministry of defence
Miss Jyoti Badiger Research scholar, Chonnam National University, South Korea
Miss Archana Kanwade Research Scholar, IIT Indore