The Post Graduate Department of Physics, St Philomena college, Puttur in association with Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences (BRNS), Karnataka Science and Technology Academy (KSTA), Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology (KSCST) organized UGC sponsored two-day National Workshop on “Quantum Mechanics and Applications” on October 20 and 21, 2015 in college auditorium.
The inaugurator of the workshop Dr M.V. Satyanarayana, Professor, IIT, Chennai in his keynote address said, ‘Quantum mathematics is very significant to study the basics of mathematics’. The chief guest Dr K B Vijayakumar, chairman, Department of studies in Physics, Mangalore University in his address said, ‘Most of the inventions and discoveries are based on Quantum Mechanics’. Dr Aravind, Professor, IISER, Mohali and Rev. Dr Antony Prakash Monteiro, Chairperson, Centre for PG Studies and Research, St Philomena college were the guests of honour. Very Rev. Fr Alfred J Pinto, the Correspondent presided over the function.
The students of First Year MSc sang the prayer song. Dr E Deepak D’Silva, Co-ordinator, PG Studies in Physics welcomed the gathering. Dr A P Radhakrishna, Head, Department of Physics proposed the vote of thanks. Ms Samatha K compered the programme.