J N T U A College of Engineering (Autonomous), PULIVENDULA
Faculty development activities

Workshops/ Conferences/ Seminars/ Symposiums/ Refresher courses/ Orientation programmes attended, etc

S.No Name of the faculty Workshops/ Conferences/ Seminars/ Symposiums/ Refresher courses/ Orientation programmes attended
01 Dr. K.Thyagarajan
Assistant Professor & Head
1. Refresher course on “Environmental Studies” at
UGC-ASC, S.V.University, Tirupati from 30-07-07
To 18-08-07.
2. Refresher course on “Special Summer School 2008
in Basic sciences” at UGC-ASC, S.V.University,
Tirupati from 04-08-08 to 23-08-08.
3. Workshop on “Faculty Development Program”
Conducted by Dept. of Mechanical Engineering,
SKIT, Srikalahasti, during 11 & 12 Dec.2008.
4. Delivered an invited talk on “Nanotechnology”in
The National Seminar on “Recent Trends in Physics”
Conducted by Dept. of Physics, MKJC,
Vaniyambadi, 0n 29-01-09.
5. Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Mechatronics &
Instrumentation” conducted by by Dept. of
Mechanical Engineering, SVU, Tirupati during
29 & 30 June.2007.
Memberships in Academic Bodies
S.No Name of the Faculty Memberships/ Member in Academic Bodies
01 Dr.K.Thyagarajan Chairman, Board of Studies in Physics JNTUA
Member of Governing Body , SVPCET, Puttur.
Member of Governing Body , VIT, Tirupati.
Member of Governing Body , Saastra College of Pharmaceutical Educational & Resarch, Nellore.

Linkages with other Institutions

The department of Physics has a linkage with the neighbouring Universities and National Institutions ie. Sri Yogivemana University, Kadapa and Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati and Uranium Carporation of India under department of D.A.E and IGCARL, Pulivendula in academic matters and research activities.

Teaching/ Learning methods

New educational and communication technologies are used in the teaching learning processes.

Departmental best practices

The department proposes to organize guest lectures for B.Tech students in the advanced science and technology areas.

Student activities in the department

Students actively participate in all the departmental activities.