The Department of Physics Carmel College for Women, Nuvem organized a lecture-cum- demonstration on basic concepts of physics on the 28th of January 2016 at the college auditorium for the students of Carmel College and Higher Secondary School, and neighboring higher secondary schools. The resource person for the program was a well-known experimental demonstrator Prof. Manmohan Singh Marwaha, Principal, Sant Guru Gobind Singh College, Chandigarh and President, IAPT, Chandigarh RC. He animated the audience into the world of Physics. Prof Marwaha caught the imagination of the young minds with the help of straws, plastic balls, slinky strings, balloons, metal pipes, magnets and laser pointer. With great ease and artistic manner he put across the different Physics concepts like the resonance effects, seismic phenomena, longitudinal and transverse wave propagation, Bernoulli’s Principle, electro-magnetic induction & eddy currents, weightlessness due to free fall, centrifugal and centripetal force, elastic collisions & laws of conservation of energy and momentum, property of sound waves & persistence of audition, reflection, refraction of light, diffraction of light, etc.
250 students from Carmel College Nuvem, Carmel HSS Nuvem,Presentation Convent HSS Margao, and Fr. Agnel HSS, Verna attended this 3 hour long program along with their accompanying teachers.