V.V.Vanniaperumal College for Women

Department Of Physics

Email-id: vvv.physicsdepartment@gmail.com


♦ To motivate the students to become well renowned Scientists.

♦ To make them realize Physics as a key for Entrepreneurship.


Mrs.K.Uma Maheswari, M.Sc.,M.Phil.,
Head & Associate Professor
Mrs.C.Mahalakshmi,M.Sc., M.Phil.,
Associate Professor
Mrs.T.VasanthaMalliga , M.Sc.,MPhil.,
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Dr.(Mrs.)R.Hepzi Pramila Devamani,M.Sc.,Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor


Students Strength :  134

Department Activities

The Department has the credit of

  • Having organised the UGC sponsored National Level Seminars, DCE sponsored Refresher course for Govt.College Teachers, TNSCST sponsored In-service Training Programme for PG teachers and Managing Board sponsored National Level Seminars.
  • Four of our Faculty members are pursuing Ph.D.
  • Five of our faculty were granted fund from UGC for minor research project.
  • T.Chellappa - Ponnammal Endowment cash award contributed by Former Head for the two " Best outgoin Students:.
  • Job-Oriented courses like Photography, Physics for self-employment, Hardware & Networking and Videography for women empowerment.
  • Study tour to various institutions like IIT,IISC, ISRO, HAL, IGCAR Kalpakam,NLCNeyveli etc., to have a wide exposure in the practical applications of Physics.
  • "PHYSICA" Interclub(Sir C.V.Raman Club, Dr.S.ChandraSekar Club and Dr.A.P.J.AbdulKalam Club) activities such as Group discussion, Paper Presentation, Quiz,Rangoli etc., are run by students with the guidance of faculty.
  • Students appear for NGPE conducted by IAPT.
  • Paper presentation at Regional and National Level conferences by all the faculty members and students is a commendable one.

Extension Service

Department has extended its service

  • To the Rural School Children by conducting Science Exhibition and Practical classes for plus two students.
  • To the Rural Women Self-help Group and Ladies club members about energy conservation and energy saving in electronic goods used in home.
  • Every year our Department and Electricity Board of Tamil Nadu jointly celebrates "Energy Conservation Week" on 14th December by conducting essay competion,Oratoricalcompetion Etc.

About Alumni

Alumnae have distinguished themselves

  • ... in Research Institutes in India and Abroad
  • ... as Programmers in IT Companies
  • ... as Lecturers and Teachers.
  • Every year Alumnae day is celebrated on first Saturday of September
"PHYSICS AKSHYA" - Alumnae fund- Financial support to the needy and deserving students.


Department Activities:

  •       One day National level seminar on the topic “Recent trends in Physics” on 03.01.2012.

Staff Achievement:

  •       Tmty. A. Azhaguparvathi, M.Sc., M.phil., Assistant professor of physics is pursuing Minor Research project on the topic “Synthesis and characterization study of CDS coated Monocrystalline porous silicon” and received the amount 1,17,500⁄– on 22.10.11.
  •       Five staff members of our department are pursuing their Ph.D in this academic year 2011–2012.