Department Profile

The establishment of the Department of Physics may be traced back to 1952, when Prof. C.P. Devassy, M.A. assumed charge as Head of the Department. In 1964 Post Graduate courses in Physics were started. Now The Department offers six- semester graduate and four-semester post-graduate courses in Physics and is equipped with fully functional laboratory. The Center for Advanced Research in Physical Sciences (CARPS) of the Dept of Physics is a recognized Research Centre of University of Kerala on 2013. The research Centre takes up collaborative studies and research projects with institutes such as Bhabha Atomic research Centre and Board of research in Nuclear Sciences.

Motto : "Imparting energy and momentum for life"

List of Faculty

Name Designation Qualification Date of joining Aadhar Number
1 Dr Kochuthresia T C Associate Professor M.Sc, B.Ed, M.Phil, PhD 04-01-1988 498900078259
2 Dr Christa E Periera Associate Professor M.Sc, B.Ed, M.Phil, PhD 05-02-1988 853111623488
3 Ms Vimala V Head of Department M.Sc, B.Ed, M.Phil 17-11-1988 461287343188
4 Dr Jojo P J Associate Professor(0n leave) M.Sc, M.Phil, PhD 02-11-1993 230951236001
5 Mr Ratheesh Kumar R Assistant Professor M.Sc, NET 05-12-2007 756303579424
6 Dr Sheena Mary Y Assistant Professor M.Sc, JRF, PhD 01-06-2010 955458100087
7 Mr Ignatious J Assistant Professor M.Sc, B.Ed, NET 04-03-2013 988111965219
8 Mr Sunil A Assistant Professor M.Sc, B.Ed, NET 05-08-2013 424251149985
9 Ms Bindhu Christopher Guest Faculty M.Sc, B.Ed, NET 01-06-2013 575070965944
10 Dr Ben Byju S Guest Faculty M.Sc,B.Ed. PhD 03-07-2017 315098630866
11 Dr Benzon K. B. Guest Faculty M.Sc , B.Ed, M.Phil, Ph.D. 04-01-2018  
12 Mr Patric V Lobo Guest Faculty M.Sc, NET 01-08-2018  

List of  non teaching staff

Name Designation
Mr Joy R Lab Assistant
Mr Justin Baby J Lab Assistant
Mr Lenin N Mechanic

Facilities in the Department

Facility Discription Number
Under Graduate Lab General Physics,Electricity & Magnetism and Optics experiments 1
Post Graduate Lab Advanced Physics & Elecreonics Lab 1
Computer Lab C++ and Python programming 1
Research Lab (Radiation Physics) Gamma Spectrometer NaI(Tl)
Spark Counter
GM Counter
Sartorius Micro Balance
Radiaiton Dosimeters
Alpha Detector
CaSO4 ,Dy Dopped Thermo Luminescent Disc
Staff Room   1
Class Rooms Undergraduate Classrooms-3
Postgraduate Classrooms-2