एम.व्ही.पी. समाजाचे

के. टी. एच. एम. महाविद्यालय

(के.आर.टी. कला, बी.एच. वाणिज्य, ए.एम. विज्ञान महाविद्यालय.)

MVP SAMAJ'S

K.T.H.M. COLLEGE, Nashik

(K.R.T. Arts, B.H. Commerce and A.M. Science College.)

Physics Profile

 

1. Name of the Department : Physics

 

2 . Year of Establishment: 1969

3 . Names of Programmes / Courses offered (UG, PG, M.Phil., Ph.D., Integrated Masters; Integrated Ph.D., etc.) :

UG

PG

Research

Other

B.Sc.

M.Sc.

Ph.D.

Additional 10 credit courses for PG students

· Human Rights and Value Education

· Internet Cyber Security

· Skill Development : Robotics

4 . Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units involved:

Nanoscience and Nanotechnology is one of the interdisciplinary programmes having number of interdisciplinary courses includes Cell Biology, Polymer Chemistry, Nano-Biotechnology, Applications of Nanotechnology in Environmental Science, Mathematics and Statistics, Basic Electronics. Departments like Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Environmental Science and Biochemistry are involved to complete the curriculum of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology.

5 . Annual/semester/choice based credit system (programme wise)

Annual

Semester

Credit System

F.Y. B.Sc.

S.Y.& T.Y. B.Sc., M.Sc.

M.Sc., Ph.D.

 

6 . Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments:

Faculty of the department contributes in conducting two courses viz. Fundamental of Physics, Biophysics and Instrumentation of F.Y. B.Sc. of Biotechnology department.

7 . Courses in collaboration with other universities, industries, foreign institutions: NIL

8 . Details of courses/programmes discontinued (if any) with reasons: NIL

9 . Number of teaching posts:

 

Sanctioned

Filled

Teaching Post

16

10*

*Out of Total filled post: 06 Associate Professor and 04 Assistant Professor

 

10 . Faculty profile with name, qualification, designation, specialization,

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

No. of Years of

Teaching Experience

Ph.D.

Students

Guided

Dr. G.H. Jain (On Lien)

M.Sc. Ph.D.

Associate Prof.

Physics

29

0

D. S. Gawale

M.Sc.

Associate Prof.

Physics

31

-

A.T. Sonawane

M.Sc.

Associate Prof.

Physics

31

-

Dr. M.K. Deore

M.Sc., Ph.D.

Associate Prof.

Physics

29

-

Dr. S.R. Gadakh

M.Sc. Ph.D.

Associate Prof.

Physics

28

-

S. K. Marathe

M. Sc. ADCSSA Associate Prof. Physics             28            - 

S.N. Khairnar

M.Sc.

Associate Prof.

Physics

26

-

Dr. G.J. Mogal

M.Sc. M.Phil., Ph.D.

Assistant Prof.

Physics

12

-

K. P. Johare

M. Sc. NET, SET

Assistant Prof.

Electronics

02

-

Dr. A. B. Rahane

M.Sc., SET,

Ph.D., PDF

Assistant Prof.

Physics

03

-

S. G. Parkhe M. Sc., SET

Assistant Prof.

Physics              01            -

11 . List of senior visiting faculty

 

Name

Designation

Area of Research/Expertise

R.L. Patil

Associate Prof.

Physics

K.K. Thakur

Associate Prof.

Physics

D.V. Ahire

Associate Prof.

Physics

R.M. Choudhari

Associate Prof.

Physics

U.S. Jadhav

Associate Prof.

Physics

12 . Percentage of lectures delivered and practical classes handled (programme wise) by temporary faculty

Programme

Total workload of department

Total workload of permanent faculty

Lectures delivered by Temporary faculty

Practical classes Handled by Temporary faculty

No.

%

No.

%

B.Sc.

260

200

22

8.46

38

14.61

M.Sc.

72

20

36

50.00

16

22.22

13 . Student -Teacher Ratio (Programme Wise):

Level

Class

Number of Teachers

Student –Teacher Ratio

UG

B.Sc. Students Strength (FY/4+SY/3+TY)

(260/4+196/3+51) = 181

10

18:1

PG

M.Sc. Students Strength (Part-I+ Part-II)

(24+23)=47

05

9:1

14 . Number of academic support staff (technical) and administrative staff; sanctioned and filled

Number of Support Staff (Lab Assistant and Lab Attendant)

 

Sanctioned

Filled

Lab Assistants

01

01

Lab Attendants

03

03

15 . Qualifications of teaching faculty with DSc/ D.Litt/ Ph.D/ MPhil / PG.

Qualifications of Teaching Faculty

PDF

Ph.D.

M. Phil.

PG with SLET/NET

PG

01

05

01

03

4

Note: Some M.Phil./ Ph.D. degree holders have also cleared NET/SLET

16 . Number of faculty with ongoing projects from a) National b) International funding agencies and grants received: NIL

17 . Departmental projects funded by DST - FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. & total grants received:

Name of the Department

Heads of Expenditure

Name of funding Agency

Grant Received (Rs)

Physics

Equipment, Excursion, Visits, Mini Projects etc.

DBT

1000000

 

 

  • International Travel Grants for attending conferences / symposia:

Name of the Teacher

Name of Funding Agency

Amount Sanctioned

Year

D.V. Ahire

UGC Travel Grant

93897

2011-12

K.K. Thakur

UGC Travel Grant

93897

2011-12

R.M. Chaudhari

UGC Travel Grant

167950

2012-13

Dr. A.B. Rahane

DST SERB Travel Grant

111746

2016-17

18 . Research Centre /facility recognized by the University: YES

  • SPPU, Pune recognized research center for M.Phil. and Ph.D.

Name of the Recognized Research Guide

M.Phil./ Ph.D.

No of Ph.D. students Guided

No of M.Phil students Guided

Completed

Ongoing

Completed

Ongoing

Dr. G.H. Jain

M.Phil./ Ph.D.

06

02

-

-

Dr. M.K. Deore

M.Phil./ Ph.D.

-

-

-

-

Total

06

02

-

-

  • Associated Research Guide:

Name of the Recognized Research Guide

M.Phil./ Ph.D.

No of Ph.D. students Guided

No of M.Phil students Guided

Completed

Ongoing

Completed

Ongoing

Dr. S.S. Kale

M.Phil./ Ph.D.

02

-

-

-

Dr. B.G. Wagh

M.Phil./ Ph.D.

01

01

-

-

Total

03

01

-

-

19 . Publications:

Name of the Faculty/ student*

Research Papers

Total Publication

Books

Edited Book

Total Citation

H Index

Impact Factor

International

National

Proceeding

Dr. G.H. Jain

20

-

-

20

01

02

1194

17

2.4

D. V. Ahire

10

-

-

10

-

-

31

2

2.1

R. L. Patil

07

-

-

07

-

-

37

4

1.6

Dr. M.K. Deore

16

-

03

19

03

04

105

5

3

Dr. S. R. Gadakh

-

-

-

-

01

-

81

4

2.3

Dr. G. J. Mogal

05

-

-

05

-

-

-

-

1.7

Dr. A. B. Rahane

13

-

-

13

-

-

129

7

3.7

K.K. Thakur

03

-

-

03

-

-

9

1

1.6

Dr.N.U.Patil*

02

-

-

02

-

-

13

2

1.3

Dr.G.E.Patil*

09

-

-

09

-

-

424

10

1.6

Dr.N.K.Pawar*

01

-

-

01

-

-

185

7

1.8

Dr. S. Bansode*

02

-

-

02

-

-

4

1

1.0

Dr. R.S.Kapadnis*

01

-

-

01

-

-

4

1

1.0

Dr.A.B.Bhalerao*

07

-

-

07

-

-

12

2

1.0

Total

89

-

03

92

05

06

2197

-

-

* Students

20. Areas of consultancy and income generated:

Non remunerative consultancy

· Provides assistance to use various laboratory instruments to complete projects of students from various institutes in Nashik Viz. MVP’s Polytechnic College, Nashik; K. K. W. Polytechnic Chandori; Maratha High School Nashik and G. N. Sapkal Engg. College, Nashik.

· Provides assistance to use energy lab to New Age Renewable Energy, NGO for the training.

21. Faculty as members in

a ) National Committees b) International Committees c) Editorial Boards….

Name of the faculty

National /International/ Other Committee / Editorial Board

Dr. G.H. Jain

Associate Editor, IEEE Sensors Journal

BOS Member, Physics, SPPU, Pune

Member of Indian Science Congress

Dr. M.K. Deore

Associate Editor, International Journal of Chem.Phys. Sci.

Editorial Board member, Int. Journal of Mater.Sci.Appl.USA

International Programme Committee member International Conference on Sensor, Engineering and Electronics Instrumental Advances, Dubai, UAE

International Technical Programme Committee Member, The first International Conference on Advances in Sensors, Actuatuators and sensing 2016, Venice, Italy

International Programme Committee member International Conference on Sensor, Engineering and Electronics Instrumental Advances, Barcilona, Spain

Member, Indian Science Congress, Kolkata

D.S. Gawale

Chairman, Admission Committee

 

Member, Time Table Committee

Dr. G.J. Mogal

Member, Arts Circle and Cultural activity

 

Member, College Magazine Committee

Dr. S.N. Khairnar

Member, College Website Committee

Kirankumar Johare

Chairman, Infrastructure Review Committee

   

Dr. S.R. Gadakh

Member, Admission Committee

Member, Examination Committee

Member, Internal Quality Assurance Cell

Chairman, Science Association

22 . Student projects:

a) Percentag e of students who have done in-house projects including inter departmental/programme: 90%

b) Percentag e of students placed for projects in organizations outside the institution i.e.in Research laboratories/Industry/ other agencies: 10%

 

23 . Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students

Name of Faculty / Students

Award / Recognition

Year

Dr. G.H. Jain

Best Teacher Award, SPPU, Pune

2012-13

Best Teacher Award, Govt. of Maharashtra

2013-14

D.V. Ahire

Best Teacher Award, Yuva Shakti Samajik Sanstha Nashik

2011-12

Best Teacher Award, M.V. P. Samaj, Nashik

2013-14

Dr. M.K. Deore

Loknete Vyanktrao Hire Best Teacher Award, Bhausaheb Hire Trust Mumbai

2013-14

Devidas Gangurde and Sagar Kasar

“Avishkar” University Level Selection “Eco Friendly Solar Refrigerator” organized By SPPU, Pune

2011-12

M.R. Ghorapade

“Avishkar” - University Level Selection “Modified Wall Solar Cooker” organized By SPPU, Pune

2012-13

State Level Elocution: 3rd Prize(Rs.2500), Gadakh Sevabhavi Sanstha, Sinnar.

2013-14

Shweta Bhamare

Second Prize and Team winner, Inter collegiate Elocution competition, V.N. Naik Education Society

2013-14

1st in State Level Debate (Rs.11000), 3 rd in State Level. Katha-Kathan (Rs.3000). Devgiri College, Aurangabad

2013-14

G.H. Deshpande State Level Debate: 1st prize(Rs.2500), Pethe Vidyalaya, Nashik.

2013-14

State Level Open Elocution Competition: 3rd Prize. (Rs.5000), Pune. MIT, Pune

2013-14

State Level Debate: 1st Prize (Rs.3000)individual, and

1st Prize in Team., M.S.G.F College, Malegaon

2014-15

Participation in ABHIVYAKTI, MIT, Pune

2013-14

Second Prize , G.H. Deshpande Elocution competition, Nashik Education Society Nashik

2013-14

Second Prize, State level competition, Nautanki During Ignite MET, Bhujbal, Nashik -

2013-14

First Prize, Justice Ranade Intercollegiate Debating competition, Pune

2013-14

First Prize, Intercollegiate Debating competition, Sheth Narayan Bankat Library, Sheth Narayan Bankat Library, Chalisgaon

2013-14

First Prize Dadasaheb Bidkar Intercollegiate Debating competition, Dadasaheb Bidkar College, Peth

2013-14

Second prize, District level Elocution competition , Yashwantrao Chavan Prathishtan, Mumbai

2013-14

First Prize., State level elocution completion, V. N. Naik, College Nasik,

2015-16

State level debate competition - First Prize, Deogiri College, Aurangabad

2015-16

State level elocution competition - First Prize, Mahatma Phule Vichar Manch Nasik

2015-16

State level Kathakathan competition - Consolation, Deogiri College, Aurangabad, 28 December

2015-16

All India M. V. P. Karandak (Team)- First Prize, K. T. H. M. College Nasik

2015-16

All India M. V. P. Karandak (Individual)- Third Prize, K. T. H. M. College Nasik

2015-16

Second Prize, Science Quiz competition, Chalisgaon College, Dist- Jalgaon

2013-14

Suraj Gadekar, Rupraj Tejane

“Avishkar” - University Level Selection “A Project on Waste Management” SPPU, Pune

2015-16

Akshay Kumar Sonawane

“National Level Aero-modelling Competition”, Second Prize, IIT Mumbai

2014-15

Sagar Patil First Prize in  "Robo Race" at National level technical symposium at Sir Visvesaraiyya institute of technology, Nashik         2017-18
Third Prize in Train Blazers event of Quart 2018  at BITS Pilani         2017-18
First Prize in "Robo Rush" event of "Check-Mech 2K18"  at Natiol Level Techfest at Guru Govind Singh College of Engg and Research Center Nashik         2017-18
First Prize in "Robo Race" event of MaP-Fest State level event at Matoshri Asarabai Polytechnique, Nashik         2017-18
First Position in Robo-Soccer (Wired) during Technex-18 event at St. Vincent Pallotti College of Engg & Tech, Nagpur        2017-18
Participated in Robo-Sumo Competition in Aarambh 2K18 event at Rajeev Gandhi College of Engg., Reseach and Technology, Chandrapur        2017-18
Patil Harsharaj Sunil Selected in SSB, Army        2017-18
     
  • Financial Assistance Received by students

Name of the Students

Amount Received per month

Year

Agency

Ganesh E. Patil

25000

2012-16

DST Inspire JRF

  • Corpus fund ( Toppers Scheme) of College

Name of Student

Class

Year

Amount

Snehal Vishwas Mahadik

M.Sc.

2011-12

1000

Jyotsana Nanasaheb Sonawane

M.Sc.

2012-13

1000

Supriya Sampatrao Pawar

M.Sc.

2013-14

1000

Roshan Madhav Kangane

M.Sc.

2014-15

1000

Megha Suresh Badgujar

M.Sc.

2015-16

1000

 

24 . List of eminent academicians and scientists / visitors to the department

· Prof. S. B. Ogale, Chief Scientist (G) NCL Pune

· Dr. P. K. Khanna, Scientist, DIAT, Pune

· Prof. S. I. Patil, Head, Dept. of Physics, SPPU Pune.

  • Prof. S.W. Gosavi, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.
  • Prof. Sanjay Dhole, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.
  • Prof. M.A. More, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.

· Dr. V. L. Mathe, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.

· Prof. L. A. Patil, Principal, Pratap College, Amalner

· Dr. R. S. Tiwari, Director, Dept. of Computer Science, Y.C.M.O.U, Nashik

· Mr. Pramod Patil, Vice President, Power wind Mill, Delhi

· Prof. P. S. Wamane, Retired Associate Professor, K.T.H.M.College, Nashik

25 . Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops organized & the source of funding

 

Title of Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops

Funding Agency

Year

Sanctioned Amount

Three days National conference on “Nanomaterials Avenue”

BCUD SPPU, Pune

21-23 Oct. 2013

50000

One day seminar on “Nano-materials, Characterization Techniques and Applications”

BCUD SPPU, Pune

11 March 2016

15000

Two days workshop on “Robotics”

College

17-18 Jan2016

10000

Workshop on “Skill Development using multipurpose solar device kit”

New Urja Vikas Sanstha, Nashik

29-30 Dec2015

30000

Workshop on “ Basics of Linux & GNU Plot “

College

2nd Nov 2015

5000

Workshop on Nanomaterials Synthesis, Preparation of thin/thick films and its applications

College

12-13 Feb 2016

10000

One day workshop on Linux basics plus GNUPLOT software

College

28 Dec. 2016

5000

26 . Student profile programme/course wise:

 

Name of the Course/programme

Applications

Received

 

Selected

Enrolled

Pass Percentage

*M

*F

UG

UG:2011-12

55

55

25

30

72.70%

UG:2012-13

73

73

33

40

54.80%

UG:2013-14

54

54

27

27

59.25%

UG:2014-15

56

56

11

45

73.21%

UG:2015-16

33

33

14

19

59.37%

UG:2016-17

65

51

13

38

RA*

PG

PG:2011-12

87

24

12

12

66.60%

PG:2012-13

148

24

11

13

34.70 %

PG:2013-14

120

24

12

12

79.16%

PG:2014-15

180

23

11

13

73.91%

PG:2015-16

224

23

12

11

78.26%

PG:2016-17

171

24

07

17

RA*

*M = Male *F = Female *RA = Result Awaited

 

27 . Diversity of Students

 

Name of the

Course

% of students from the same state

% of students from other States

% of students from abroad

UG

100%

-

-

PG

100%

-

-

28 . How many students have cleared national and state competitive examinations such as NET, SLET, GATE, Civil services, Defense services, etc.?

 

Examination

NET

SLET

GATE

Other

Students

01

03

02

12

 

29 . Student progression

 

Student progression

Against % enrolled

UG to PG

25 %

PG to M.Phil.

-

PG to Ph.D.

04 %

Ph.D. to Post-Doctoral

-

Employed

• Campus Selection

• Other than Campus Recruitment

10 %

50 %

Entrepreneurship/Self-employment

20%

 

30 . Details of Infrastructural facilities

 

a) Departmental Library

220 Books, 04 Journals

b) Internet facilities for Staff & Students

10 Nodes

c) Class rooms with ICT facility

01 Classroom, 01 Smart Board

d) Laboratories:

06

 

31 . Number of students receiving financial assistance from college, university, Government or other agencies

· An average of 60% students get financial assistance from Central /State Government agencies in the form of Scholarship / Free ship

· Ten students of the department have received the scholarship of Rs. 10000 each from Mahindra Finance in 2016-17.

· Financial Assistance Received by students from S.P. Pune University

Name of Scholarship

Year

UG/PG

Total students

Amount Received

Krantijyoti Savitribai Phule

Scholarship

2015-16

PG

01

5000

2015-16

UG

01

5000

2016-17

UG

01

5000

Gunvant Scholarship

2014-15

PG

07

18000

2015-16

UG

01

12000

2015-16

PG

06

18000

2016-17

PG

05

18000

Rajashri Shahu Maharaj

Scholarship

2015-16

PG

02

18000

2016-17

UG

01

12000

2016-17

PG

02

18000

Aarthik Durbal Ghatak Scholarship

2015-16

UG

01

3000

 

 

32 . Details on student enrichment programmes (special lectures / workshops /Seminar) with external experts

 

Year

Title Type of Programme

Names of Resource Person(s) (External)

21/10/2013

Nanotechnology & Solar Energy

Prof. S. B. Ogale, Chief Scientist (G) NCL Pune

23/10/2013

Chemistry of Nanomaterials

Dr. P. K. Khanna, Scientist, DIAT, Pune

22/10/2013

Room temperature ferromagnetism of doped ZnO nano particles

Prof. S. I. Patil, Head, Dept. of Physics, SPPU Pune.

22/10/2013

Micro / Nano systems and their applications

Prof. S.W. Gosavi, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.

22/10/2013

Functional properties of some electron irradiated nano materials and their applications

Prof. Sanjay Dhole, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.

22/10/2013

Synthesis and characterization of novel hetero-structures and their field emission investigations

Prof. M.A. More, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.

22/10/2013

Nanomaterials using plasma techniques

Dr. V. L. Mathe, Dept. of Physics SPPU Pune.

21/10/2013

Sensors for Chemical Warfare

Prof. L. A. Patil, Principal, Pratap College, Amalner

26/02/2015

Nashik Transformation

Dr. R. S. Tiwari, Director ,Dept. of Computer Science, Y.C.M.O.U, Nashik

20/08/2015

Renewable Energy Sources

Mr. Pramod Patil, Vice President, Power wind Mill, Delhi

29/04/2015

Lecture on SET/NET/GATE

Prof. Sanjay D. Dhole, Department of Physics, Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.

28/12/2016

Lecture on Physics

Prof. P. S. Wamane, Retired Associate Professor

 

  • Study tours and Exhibition

 

Title

Duration
(From date/to date)

Name of Coordinator

Study tour and field work at Nanoscience Center, C-MET, Pune and GMRT, Khodad.

27-28 Feb. 2012

1. Dr. G. H. Jain

2. Prof. D. V. Ahire

Study tour and field work at Dept .of Physics, University of Pune, Pune

3 March 2012

1. Dr. G. H. Jain

2. Prof. D. V. Ahire

National Science Day – Science Exhibition

28 Feb 2013

Dr. G. H. Jain

Exhibition of Solar Equipment

28 Feb 2013

Prof. D. V. Ahire

Exhibition of Solar Equipment

28 Feb 2014

Prof. D. V. Ahire

A lecture on Physics of Monsoon, Lightening & Hailstorms’

30 Dec. 2016

Kirankumar Johare

Exhibition of Solar Equipment

23 Feb 2016

Prof. S. N. Khairnar

Study visit to Weather Station, College

13 Jan 2017

Prof. S. N. Khairnar

Study visit at Yashwantrao Chavan Planetarium and science center, Nashik

22 Feb 2017

Prof. A. T. Sonawane

 

33 . Teaching methods adopted to improve student learning:

 

  • Use of ICT
  • Small Projects
  • PPT Presentation
  • Smart Board
  • Educational CD
  • Use of models
  • Problem solving
  • Educational visits
  • Seminars
  • Video Animations

 

 

 

 

34 . Participation in Institutional Social Responsibility (ISR) and Extension activities

· The department has organized a practical session to demonstrate fundamental Physics concepts & visit to Energy Laboratory developed by this department , for the students under INSPIRE programme, funded by Department of Science & Technology (DST), Government of India, on 27 & 28 November 2013 and 27 & 28 November 2014.

· The solar Energy Lab is made available to school and other college students and demonstration is given on solar energy equipment’s.

35 . SWOC analysis of the department and Future plans

Ø Strengths

· Adequate Infrastructure for laboratories

· Well Equipped Energy Laboratory

Ø Weaknesses

· No collaboration with research institutions

Ø Opportunities

· Undertake minor/major research projects funded by various agencies

· The department can play an important role for popularization & development of Nonconventional energy sources

Ø Challenges

· Provide job oriented programmes and campus placements

· To full fill the need of industry by updating curriculum

Ø Future Plans

· To have collaborations with institutes of national repute

· To organize national / international conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

 

 

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