Department of Physics, UCEK, JNTUK has grown and strengthen
by taking linage over long time and emerged with academic and research
excellence from 2008. Physics department presently represented by two
Professors defended by Eight Adhoc Lecturer faculty. The UG Physics Laboratories are currently
revamped to house more than 30 students in wake of surge of admission activity
through MOUs and IIMDP Courses. The department strived hard in promoting and
upgrading the academic and research standards that intertwined with engineering
education. One of the faculty, Prof. Dr. P. Dakshina Murthy is conferred with
the AP state best teacher award for 2012.
Department has admitted three doctoral students into the
Ph.D. programme in the fields of contemporary interest to industry. Prof. P.
Dakshina Murthy and Prof. G. Padmaja Rani are successfully completing DST (New
Delhi, India) funded research projects to a tune of Rs. 72,00,000/- in the area
of Liquid Crystals. The department faculty has Published 8 research papers in
international Journals of repute during the year 2016-17.Further, faculty are
involved in the interdisciplinary areas of research like Synthesis of Mesogens,
Theory of Diatomicscopy, Microwave Medical Diagnostics, Image Processing and
optical characteristic recognition etc.