Cochin University of Science and Technology

Physics: Scope and Awareness

April 19 - 29, 2010



The Department of Physics at Cochin University of Science and Technology in collaboration with SPIE CUSAT Student Chapter, ECS CUSAT Student Chapter and IUCAA Reference Center (IRC) is organizing a ten day workshop for school children from April 19 to 29, 2010. Students completing standard IX in 2010 are eligible to apply.

It will provide students, with passion for science, a hands on experience with many interesting experiments, telescope making and innovative facilities through which they can learn and understand science through observation.

Besides these interesting experiments, many eminent personalities will deliver lectures on important aspects of science. The workshop also provides an opportunity for students to see some of the experiments in the frontier areas being carried out in this department. The workshop is being conducted by this department for the past four years.

Students can apply in a format given in the following link (Application Form).

The applications must be recommended by the respective Head of the Institution. The number of seats is limited to forty. A maximum of three students can be recommended by an institution. School which recommends more than one student must rank them according to their merit. Final selection will be made by the department and selected students will be informed by March 30, 2010.

Last date of submission of application : March 1, 2010

The duly filled application can be sent to

The Convener,

Physics: Scope and Awareness,

Department of Physics,

Cochin University of Science and Technology,

Kochi- 682 022

For further details contact:
Dr. M.K. Jayaraj (Convener)
Phone: 0484-2577404- Ext. 33, 9946149369, 9447719716