G Vijaykumari is currently working in Government College, Krishnagiri. She has taught in Adhiyamaan College of Engineering, Hosur. She received her MSc and MPhil degrees from the University of Madras and her PGDCA from Bharathidasan University. To her credit, she has published research papers in national and international journals. She has been teaching Physics for the past 15 years. She is a life member of ISTE, IPA and IACG and has written many books in physics for engineering students.
About the Book
Engineering Physics has been specifically designed and written to meet the requirements of the engineering students of GTU. All the topics and sub-topics are neatly arranged for the students. A number of assignment problems, along with questions and answers, have also been provided. MCQs for the bridge course have been designed in such a way that the students can recollect every concept that they have read and apply easily during the examination.
• Architectural Acoustics • Ultrasonic • Crystal Physics • Band Theory of Solids • Lasers • Optical Fibre • Conducting Materials • Super Conducting Materials • New Engineering Materials • Non-Destructive Testing • Practical 1: Ultrasonic Interferometer—Compressibility of a Liquid • Practical 2: Laser - Determination of Wavelength, Particle Size, Numerical Aperture and Acceptance Angle • Band Gap Determination of a Semiconductor • Diode—Characteristics • Practical 5: Zener Diode—Characteristics • Practical 6: Rectifier Circuits • Practical 7: Led—Characteristics
• Detailed discussion of every topic from elementary to comprehensive level with several worked-out examples
• A section on practicals
• Solved Question Papers- Dec 2013 and June 2014
• As per the syllabus for 2013-14