Sir P. T. Sarvajanik College of Science

Refresher course on "Statistical Physics"


Refresher course on "Statistical Physics"



Refresher course on Statistical Physics

A Two-Week “Science Academies’ refresher course on Statistical Physics” was organized by our college from 10th to 22nd June 2019. The course was sponsored by Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore, the Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and the National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad. There were twenty-four participants from various parts of India like Jammu and Kashmir, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Haryana, and Andhra Pradesh while there were eight local participants who took active participation in this refresher course with full enthusiasm. The course was conducted in reverse classroom mode which evinced overall good response. Six eminent resource persons and the course director Prof. Deepak Dhar, Professor, Department of Physics, IISER, Pune conducted different sessions during the course.
Team Behind the successful conduct of the refresher course:
Course Director: Prof. Deepak Dhar, Professor, Department of Physics, IISER, Pune.
Course Coordinator : Dr. Pruthul Desai, Principal, Sir P T Sarvajanik College of Science, Surat.
The eminent Resource Persons:
  • Prof. Kabir Ramola (TIFR, Hyderabad)
  • Prof. Sudhir Jain (BARC, Mumbai)
  • Prof. Kavita Jain (JNCASR, Bengaluru)
  • Prof. R Rajesh (IMSc, Chennai)
  • Prof. Rahul Marathe (IIT, Delhi)
  • Prof. Chandan Dasgupta (IISc, Bengaluru)