Hansraj College

University of Delhi

NAAC Grade A+ with CGPA 3.62

Dr Hema Chutani

Associate Professor | Department of Physics
Contact (Off.): +91-11-27667458

Email Address : hemachutani[at]gmail[dot]com

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Molecular Physics & Solid State Physics

  • Ph. D. , March 2010 , University of Delhi
  • M.Sc. (Physics) , 2002 , University of Delhi
  • B.Sc. (H) (Physics) , 2000 , University of Delhi
  1. Working as an Assistant Professor in Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College since 21-7-2010 on permanent basis.
  2. Worked as an Assistant Professor in Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College from 4-8-2005 to 20-7-2010 on ad hoc basis.  

# Solid State Physics

# Waves and Optics

# Mechanics

# Modern Optics and Opto-Electronics

# Electronics

  1. Co-convener, ECA, Hansraj College, 2020-21.
  2. Convener, Department Admissions (M. Sc. Physics), Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2020-21.
  3. Member, Administrative Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2020-21.
  4. Member, Department Lab Infrastructure Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2020-21.
  5. Co-convener, ECA, Hansraj College, 2019-20.
  6. Superintendent Practical Examinations, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, November 2019.
  7. Member, Time Table Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2019-20.
  8. Member, Purchase Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2019-20.
  9. Member, Department Lab Infrastructure Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2019-20.
  10. Convener, Music and Dance Society, Hansraj College, 2018-19.
  11. Member, Environment Awareness Committee, Hansraj College, 2018-19.
  12. Convener, Department Admissions (M. Sc. Physics), Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2018-19.
  13. Convener, Music and Dance Society, Hansraj College, 2017-18
  14. Member, Canteen Committee, Hansraj College, 2017-18
  15. Member, Department Lab Infrastructure Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2017-18.
  16. Convener, Music and Dance Society, Hansraj College, 2016-17
  17. Member, Canteen Committee, Hansraj College, 2016-17
  18. Member, Purchase Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2016-17
  19. Member, Time Table Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2016-17
  20. Member, Department NAAC Presentation Committee , Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2016-17
  21. Convener, Library Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2015-16
  22. Convener, Dance Society, Hansraj College, 2015-16.
  23. Member, Internal Complaints Committee, Hansraj College, 2015-16.
  24. Member, Student Welfare Committee, Hansraj College, 2015-16.
  25. Member, Department Lab Infrastructure Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2015-16.
  26. Member, Department Lab Infrastructure Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2014-15.
  27. Member, Student Welfare Committee, Hansraj College, 2013-14.
  28. Member, Academic Affairs Committee, Hansraj College, 2013-14.
  29. Member, Time Table Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2013-14.
  30. Member, Purchase Committee, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, 2012-13
  31. Superintendent Practical Examinations, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, April 2012
  32. Superintendent Practical Examinations, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, November 2011.
  33. Convener, Physics and Electronics Society: LUMEN, Hansraj College, 2011-12.
  34. Member, Student Welfare Committee, Hansraj College, 2011-12.
  35. Worked with Admission Committee (Sciences), Hansraj College, 2009-10.

Electron scattering from tri-atomic and tetra-atomic molecules using the R-matrix method

Completed Projects

1. “To study the effect of filters on the optical activity of different sugar solutions”, Minor DBT Project, 2017-18.

2. “To study the bending of beams and determine the Young’s modulus of the material of a bar (a meter rod) by using it as a cantilever”, Minor DBT Project, 2017-18.

3. “To determine Specific Rotation of Optically Active Substances”, Minor DBT Project, 2016-17.

4. “To design an off-balance Wheatstone Bridge and investigating the dependence of the bridge linearity and bridge sensitivity on circuit parameters”, Minor DBT Project, 2016-17.

5. “Study of Stuctural Properties of using X-ray diffraction”, Minor DBT Project, 2016-17.

6. "Development of Visible Light activated photo catalyst for water treatment", UGC Innovation Project, 2015-16.

 

  1. Hema Munjal and K. L. Baluja, Electron scattering with a SiF2 molecule using the R-matrix method, Phys. Rev. A 80 (2009) 052704.(ISSN: 2469-9926)
  2. Hema Munjal, K. L. Baluja and Jonathan Tennyson, Electron collisions with the NO2 radical using the R-matrix method, Phys. Rev. A 79 (2009) 032712. (ISSN: 2469-9926)
  3. Hema Munjal and K. L. Baluja, Electron-impact study of PH3 : an R-matrix approach, J. Phys. B : At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 40 (2007) 1713. (ISSN : 0953-4075)
  4. Hema Munjal and K. L. Baluja, Low-energy electron scattering with polar molecule NH3 using the R-matrix method, Phys. Rev. A 74 (2006) 032712.(ISSN: 2469-9926)
  5. Hema Munjal and K. L. Baluja, Elastic and excitation processes of electron impact on C3 using the R-matrix method, J. Phys. B : At. Mol. Opt. Phys. 39 (2006) 3185.(ISSN : 0953-4075)
  1. “Advanced Materials: Theory and Applications”, Poster Presentation, UGC-DRDO-CSIR sponsored National Conference, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College,  September 26-28, 2019.
  2. “Nanotechnology: Emerging Frontiers and Applications”, Oral Presentation, National Workshop, Department of Physics and Department of Chemistry, Shyam Lal College, January 30-31, 2017.
  3. “XVI National Conference on Atomic and Molecular Physics”, Poster Presentation, TIFR, Mumbai, January 8-11, 2007 
  4. “XV National Conference on Atomic and Molecular Physics”, Poster Presentation, PRL, Ahmedabad, December 20-23, 2004

 

  1. Resource Person, “DU -Pre-entrance summer school-2018”, ILLL, University of Delhi.
  2. Resource Person, “DU -Pre-entrance summer school-2017”, ILLL, University of Delhi.

Conferences/Workshops/FDP/Seminars Organized

  1. Convener, “Advanced Materials : Theory and Applications”, UGC-DRDO-CSIR sponsored National Conference, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, September 26-28, 2019.
  2. Convener, “Hands on Training Program for the Laboratory staff”, Workshop, IQAC and Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, June 13 and 17, 2019.
  3. Convener, “Introduction to Scilab”, DBT sponsored Faculty Development Workshop, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, September 22-23, 2017.
  4. Member, “Characterization of Materials by X-ray Diffraction”, DBT sponsored  Workshop, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, February 23-24, 2016.

Participation in Conferences/Seminars/Workshops/Talks/Lectures/Webinars

  1. “Student Learning Centre : Objectives and Perspectives”, Webinar, Student Learning Centre, IQAC, Hansraj College, July 13, 2020.
  2. “Simulation in Physics”, National Online Experimental Workshop, Indian Association of Physics Teachers – Asian Physics Olympiad Cell, July 10 – 12, 2020.
  3. “Basic Documentation for Teachers”, Webinar, Paramarsh and IQAC, Hansraj College, June 22, 2020.
  4. “Quest for Quality : Ranking and Accreditation”, Webinar, IQAC, Hansraj College, May 23,2020.
  5. “Role of ICC and Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal of Sexual Harassment of Workmen at Workplace”, Webinar, Internal Complaints Committee and IQAC, Hansraj College, May 22, 2020.
  6. “Covid 19 : Challenges and Road Ahead”, Webinar, Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, May 07-09, 2020.
  7. “Strengthening the immune system with Naturopathy”, Webinar, Department of Botany and IQAC, Hansraj College, May 06, 2020.
  8. “Stress Management during Covid-19 Phase”, Webinar, Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hans Raj College, May 01-03, 2020.
  9. “Leadership Role in Uncertain Times”, Webinar, Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, April 30, 2020.
  10. “Crime against women in conflict areas and areas affected by natural calamities”, Collaborative Seminar, Women Development Cell, Hansraj College, January 31, 2020.
  11. “Indo-US Colloquium on Recent Developments in Interdisciplinary Research”, IQAC, Department of Chemistry, Hansraj College, July 02, 2018.
  12. “Advances in Optoelectronics” and “MATLAB”, DBT sponsored Faculty Development Program, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, October 04, 2017.
  13. “Quantum Entanglement and the EPR Paradox” and “Computer Interfaced Science Experiments using EXPEYES”, Seminar cum Workshop, Department of Physics and Electronics, Hansraj College, March 30, 2017.
  14. “Embedded Systems and Synthesis of Nano-materials”, Faculty Development Workshop, Department of Physics and Electronics and IQAC, Hansraj College, January 6-7, 2017.
  15. "E-content creation in Physics", Capacity –Building Workshop, Institute of Life Long Learning (ILLL), University of Delhi, June 21, 2016.
  16. "Active Learning Integrating Hands on Experiments and Multimedia resources", Collaborative    Workshop, Miranda House, University of Delhi, October 7-8, 2013 

Training Courses (Refresher/Equivalent FDP and Orientation courses)

  1. One week (Online) Faculty Development Programme on “E-content Generation and Managing Online Teaching”  from  December 11-  December 17, 2020 organized by Sri Aurobindo College (E), University of Delhi in collaboration with Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  2. One week (Online) Faculty Development Programme on 'Research Methodology and Data Analysis' from December 19 - December 24, 2020 organized by Faculty Development Centre, M. D. University, Rohtak, Haryana.
  3. Two weeks interdisciplinary Faculty Development Programme on “Challenges before the academia in the era of Gadgets, E-Communication and Artificial Intelligence” from December 15, 2018 to December 28, 2018 organized by Mahatma Hansraj Faculty Development Centre, Hansraj College, University of Delhi.
  4. Refresher Course in Physics from October 13, 2016 to November 03, 2016 organi77mzed by CPDHE, University of Delhi.
  5. Refresher Course in Physics and Electronics from September 20, 2012 to October 11, 2012 organized by CPDHE, University of Delhi.
  6. Orientation Programme from December 13, 2011 to January 9, 2012 organized by CPDHE, University of Delhi.

           Association with Professional Bodies

  1. Indian Association of Physics Teachers, Kanpur (Life time Membership)
  2. Indian Association of Analytical Scientists, Faridabad (Life time Membership)

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