Physics (Group 1) For GTU

Physics (Group 1) For GTU

Authors : TVS Arun Murthy, M N Avadhanulu & J J Chaudhary

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About the Author

TVS Arun Murthy :-
He obtained Ph.D in 1991 and has more than twenty-five years of teaching and administrative experience. He has authored a textbook on ';Electromagnetic Fields' published by S Chand & Company which is prescribed as a text and reference book across India. He is a co-author of book "Engineering Physics" and "Applied Physics" written according to the  syllabus of JNTU, Kakinada. He has published 28 research papers in refereed International and National journals and attended 14 conferences and seminars at National and International level. He was the convener of two National level seminars and edited the proceedings of National Seminar on ';Renewable Energy Sources and other Technologies for Rural Development' sponsored by MNES, Govt. of India.

M N Avadhanulu :-
He initiated research on liquid crystals for the first time in the Physics department of Andhra University in 1965 and obtained Ph.D in 1973. In 1976, he joined Central Electronics Ltd (CEL), Sahibabad in the LCD division. He migrated to teaching profession in 1986 and joined Kavikulguru Institute of Technology and Science, Ramtek, Maharashtra. He occupied a number of administrative posts in the institute such as HoD, Dean (student affairs) and Dean (academic affairs). He was elected and served as a member of the board of studies in Applied Sciences and Humanities under the faculty of Engg. & Tech, Nagpur University during 1991-1994 and was instrumental in modernizing the syllabus of Applied Physics for B.E. He has implemented a number of innovative teaching methods to improve the appreciation of Physics by the Engineering students. He has written books for Engineering and Science Graduates as per the prescribed syllabus. 

J J Chaudhary :-
He is currently working as an assistant professor in Physics at Vishwakarma Government Engineering College, Chandkheda, Science and humanity department. He has over 10 years of teaching experience in Physics to engineering students. He is pursing Ph.D in thin film solar cell from Gujarat University. He has participated in several international conference for the presentation of my research work, all of his research papers are published in the international journal. He is also the member of many professional bodies.

About the Book

S. Chand's Physics, designed to serve as a textbook for students pursuing their engineering degree course, B.E. in Gujarat Technical University.
The book is written with the singular objective of providing the students of GTU with a distinct source material as per the syllabus.
The philosophy of presentation of the material in the book is based upon decades of classroom interaction of the authors. In each chapter, the fundamental concepts pertinent to the topic are highlighted and the in-between continuity is emphasized.
Throughout the book attention is given to the proper presentation of concepts and practical applications are cited to highlight the engineering aspects. A number of problems are solved. New problems are included in order to expedite the learning process of students of all hues and to improve their academic performance.
The fundamental concepts are emphasized in each chapter and the details are developed in an easy-to-follow style. Each chapter is divided into smaller parts and sub-headings are provided to make the reading a pleasant journey from one interesting topic to another important topic.

Table of Content

1. Properties of Matter
2. Waves, Motion and Acoustics
3. Ultrasonic and Non-Destructive Testing
4. Superconductivity
5. Lasers