Department Of Physics Activities

 Report On

 State Level Conference

Recent Advances in Solar Thermal Systems and Non- Linear Optical Materials

The Department of Physics organized a State Level Conference on 31th August 2018 in Bosco Hall, Don Bosco College, Dharmapuri. About Five Colleges participated in and around Dharmapuri, Kishnagiri and Salem. More than 200 Participants attended the programme from various Colleges. The Conference topic was “Recent Advances in Solar Thermal Systems and Non- Linear Optical Materials.”

The honorable dignitaries were Rev. Dr. A.Siluvai Muthu, Principal of our College,  and Resource Persons Dr. R. Jayaprakash, and Dr. R. Robert, Rev. Fr. A.Siluvai Muthu, Principal gave the presidential address .The welcome address was delivered  by Mr. M.Sekar, Head of the Department.  Ms M.Anitha gave the introductory note on the Resource Person Dr. R. Jayaprakash. Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Ramakrishna Mission Vidhyalaya College of Arts and Science for Men, Coimbatore. At 10.30 a.m. the first session was begun on “Recent Advances In Solar Thermal Systems.”

He gave useful and valuable information to the participants. After the tea break, paper presentations were done by the participants from 11.45 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.  There was an interaction among the participants. We had lunch from 1.20 p.m. to 2.15 p.m. All the participants were given delicious lunch with care by our department.

After the lunch, the second session was started on “Non- Linear Optical Materials” and it was preceded by Dr. R. Robert, Assistance Professor, Department of Physics, Government Arts College, Krishnagiri. He gave useful and valuable information. The participants went for a tea break. Finally the valedictory session was held by Dr. A.S. Raja, Dean of boys, Don Bosco College. Finally the Vote of Thanks was proposed by Mr. C. George Arockiaraj at 4.00 p.m. The conference came to an end with the National Anthem.



            Industrial Visit programme was organised for the final year students, Department of Physics. The place selected for the IV was Solar Observatory, Kodaikanal, IIA. The date of visit was 19th September 2018. The tour programme started from Dharmapuri at 9:30 pm on 18th September 2018. 49 students along with 3 faculty members occupied the bus. we reached kodaikanal at 6:00am on 19th September 2018. The students and staff had done their morning refreshment and breakfast at 07:30 am on Pragasapuram. We reached observatory at 9:30am. Students and staff  had spent about 3 hours in the observatory and visited the laboratories and museum along with the guidelines of trainee scientists. Again we started to visited the nearly tourist places and finally we reached Dharmapuri at 5:30 am on 20th September 2018.



The library visit was conducted for II-M.Sc Physics students to visit Sacred Heart College, Tirupattur library on 07/09/2018. The students are go thorough more thinks in library research and publication section, news paper and magazine section, It will very useful for the students to do the their research work in effective way and complete the project within time


Freshers’ Day Celebration Report

On 13th July 2018, Freshers’ Day was celebrated for I B. Sc. Physics students by III B. Sc. Physics and II B.Sc. students under the guidance of Mr.M.Sekar, Head, Department of Physics and Mr.S.Ramkumar class mentor of the respective class between 11.30 a.m. and 01.00 p.m. at Bosco Hall, Don Bosco College, Dharmapuri. The Chief Guest of the day was Dr.R.Venkatesh, PRO cum Asst. Professor of Commerce, Don Bosco College, Dharmapuri. The celebration began with the blessings of God the Almighty through the Prayer song. Master of ceremony lead by T. Manivasagam, III B. Sc. Physics. A skit and dance were performed by II and III B. Sc. Physics students. The Chief Guest delivered a valuable speech to the students. Then few fun games were conducted by M.Aravindh, II B. Sc. Physics. All the students of I B. Sc. Physics participated with enthusiasm and enjoyed the whole programme. The Welcome Address and Vote of Thanks were proposed by A.Malavika and S.Sathya, III B. Sc. Physics.


Report Regarding Workshop

On 26th and 27th of July 2018, workshop was conducted on Physics practical between 9:00 A.M. to 5.30 P.M. for I, II and III B. Sc. Physics students by Assistant Professors of the Department of Physics, Don Bosco college, Dharmapuri at the under graduation laboratory, Don Bosco college, Dharmapuri. The most honorable chief guest of the workshop was C.GEORGE AROCKIARAJ, COE of the Don Bosco college, Dharmapuri. He also serves as, one of the Assistant Professors of the Department of Physics. The workshop began with the blessings of God through a Prayer song. Our chief guest inaugurated the programme. Master of ceremony was Mr. Antony Praveen, III B. Sc. Physics. All the students of I, II and III B. Sc. Physics students were participated and gained knowledge over the experiments which were displayed and explained by the Assistant Professors of the Department. The valedictory function was conducted and the vote of thanks was conveyed by the Mr.  Sasikumar III B.Sc Physics. Thus the workshop came to an end by 5.30 P.M.



Teacher’s day celebration was held on 5th September 2018 at our college open auditorium. The whole programme was organized by the department of physics.
The programme was conducted twice for both the shift students and staff at 12:00 pm to
01:02 pm for shift I and 1:00 pm to 02:07 pm for shift II.    Rev Fr. Rajkumar Mervyn, SDB Rector and Secretary, Don Bosco College was the chief guest on the occasion. The programme started with a prayer song, our student M. Manivasagam, III B.Sc physics had welcome the gathering. Our students M. Vignesh and felicitated the guest of honour and our respected Rev.Fr. Principal on  the occasion. Then the culture events were started. At first, our student A.SARANYA gave a talk on “Importance of Teachers Day”. Then the dance programme were given by our college girls and boys. A wonderful skit was organized by the students of B.Sc physics, At the end of the programme an awesome dance performance was given by our college students. Mr. M. Sekar, the Head Department of physics Don Bosco College, delivered the vote of thanks. The programme ends with national anthem.