Semester 
Course 
Course Code 
Course Name 
Course Outcome 
1

Core

PY1141

Basic Mechanics & Properties of Matter 
 Understand the elastic behaviour of materials and how they are evaluated for different shapes of practical relevance
 Study of bending behaviour beams and analyse the expression for young's modulus
 Undestand properties such as viscosity and surface tension
 Learn the fundamentals of harmonic oscillator and its applications
 Study the general equation of wave motion

2

Core

PY1241

Heat and Thermodynamics 
 Understand thermal conducitivity and black body radiation
 Understand the various thermodynamic process and work done in each of these process
 Learn about reversible and irreversible process and also working of a Carnot engine,Petrol engine and Diesel engine and knowledge of calculating change in entropy for various process.
 Study the importance of Thermodynamical functions and applications of Maxwell’s relations.

3

Core

PY 1341

Electrodynamics 
 Understand more about electrostatics and laws governing the charge distribution
 Learn Laplace equation for calculating potential and its application
 Study about Polarization,bound charges and boundary condition
 Learn Biot Savarts Law and Amperes law
 Study the Maxwell’s equations, displacement current and its applications
 Learn electromagnetic wave propagation and Poynting’s theorem
 Study transient and alternating current response of CR, LC, CR and LCR circuits, which is essential in designing as well as understanding the working of electronic circuits

4

Core

PY1441

Classical And Relativistic Mechanics

 Learn frames of references and transformation laws
 Learn conservation laws of energy and linear and angular momentum and application
 Understand central forces and Kepler’s laws
 Study Lagrangian and Hamiltonian formulations of classical mechanics
 Understand the special theory of relativity , length contraction and time dilation and mass energy equivalence

5

Core

PY1541

Quantum Mechanics

 Understand more about Blackbody radiation, Compton effect ,Photoelectric effect ,wave nature of matter and hence the emergence of quantum mechanics
 Study the Bohr Atom model in detail and hence explain hydrogen atom
 Learn about wave properties of matter,de Broglie waves, uncertainty principle and its applications
 Learn the basic postulates of quantum mechanics and understand the importance of wavefunction
 Learn the mathematical tools used in quantum mechanics
Study Schrödinger’s equation and its applications on different potentials 
PY1542

Statistical Physics, Research Methodology and Disaster Management 
 Understand ensembles,microstates,macrostates and phase space
 Understand indistinguishability of particles
 Learn Maxwell  Boltzmann, Bose  Einstein and Fermi  Dirac distribution laws and functions
 Learn types of research,, research methods, and various steps in research process
 Learn how to write a thesis or report
 Understand different types of errors, standard deviation, variance and graphical representation of errors
 Learn global natural disasters, impact of global climate change, human adaptability of natural disasters
 Study earth quake disaster and their effects, tsunami
 Study about environmental health and diseases, pre disaster activity, role of water supply
 Learn control and prevention of epidemics
 Understand radiation emergencies

PY1543

Electronics 
 Learn to solve complex problems involving linear electrical networks using various network theorems
 Understand basic knowledge of semiconductor physics
 Acquire knowledge about rectifiers, amplifiers and oscillators
 Understand the need of modulation and types of modulation
 Learn the importance and applications of different operational amplifiers

PY1544

Atomic & Molecular Physics

 Learn vector atom model and different coupling schemes
 Know about atomic spectra and its impication on electric and magnetic fields
 Understand more about X rays such as origin, type, and application
 Learn molecular spectra and Frank  Condon principle
 Learn basics of ESR, NMR, Mossbauer and its applications

PY1551.2

Astronomy and Astrophysics
(Open Course) 
 Understand the fundamentals of Astronomy
 Learn the history of modern astronomy
 Study more about solar system
 Learn about stars such as their properties, temperature, mass etc

6

Core

PY 1641

Solid State Physics

 Understand crystal structure, types of lattices, Brillouin zones
 Learn Bragg’s law and X ray diffraction
 Study inter atomic forces and types of bonding
 Learn conduction of metals using free electron model
 Study Band theory of solids, and Hall effect
 Understand dielectric and magnetic properties of materials
 Learn more about superconductivity

PY 1642

Nuclear and Particle Physics

 Understand more about properties of nuclei
 Learn different types of nuclear models
 Understand radioactivity and nuclear reactions
 Study particle detectors and accelerators
 Learn nuclear fiision, fusion and its applications

PY 1643

Classical And Modern Optics

 Learn interference , diffraction and polarization of light and their applications
 Understand dispersion of light
 Learn about laser its working and its applications
 Study more about fibre optics and fibre optics communication
 Learn priciple, and application of Holography

PY 1644

Digital Electronics And Computer Science 
 Understand different number systems
 Learn about Logic gates and Boolean algebra
 Study different Arithmetic and Sequential circuits using logic gates
 Understand basics of Computers and memory systems
 Learn programming language C++ and its applications
 Learn fundamentals of 8085 microprocessor

PY 1661.4

Nano Science And Technology

 Understand different dimensional nano structures
 Learn conduction mechanism in nano structures
 Learn how to apply quantum mechanics in nanoscience
 Study different methods of growth of nanomaterials
 Study different characterization tools of nanomaterials
 Understand different applications of nanotechnology
