The author did his M.Sc. (Physics) from Panjabi University Patiala in 1967 with Nuclear Physics as special paper. There after he joined Khalsa College, Patiala as lecturer in Physics. In 1969, joined GND Engineering College, Ludhiana. He rose to the level of Head of Deptt., Applied Sciences and taught Undergraduate and Postgraduate level engineering students. In between he joined Punjab University, Chandigarh in 1978 as teacher fellow and worked on Cyclotron for his research degree which he successfully completed 1981. He has attended innumerable conferences/ seminars/summer/winter schools at the various prestigious institutes including IIT's and I.I.Sc. Bangalore. In 2004, he took up the assignment of Professor and Head Deptt. of Physics, RIEIT Rail Majra, Distt. Nawanshahar. After completing the assignment tenure of five years, he joined as Professor and Deptt. Head of Physics, BBSB Engineering College, Fatehgarh Sahib, in 2009. The author has to his credit more than a dozen standard textbooks which are prescribed in various ';National and International Universities' for both UG and PG Studies.
About the Book
The book in present form is due to the outcome of excellent received for the Author's book "Modern Engineering Physics" which is prescribed in M.D. University, Rohtak, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra and other universities of Haryana. In order to make the book more useful and strictly as per the syllabi Haryana Universities, most of the topics have been revised and many solved examination problems have been incorporated. The author earnestly hopes that the readers will received the book warmly.
Table of Content
• Crystal Structure • Matter Waves and Uncertainty Principle • Quantum Theory • Statistics and Distribution Laws • Nanotechnology • Free Electron Theory • Band Theory Solids • Photo Conductivity and Photo Voltaics • Magnetic Properties of Solids