Current Students

Number of students erolled with the Physics Department in the year 2018-2019

FYBSc : 200

SYBSc : 84

TYBSc : 29

Students achievements 2018-2019

TYBSc Students

  1. Aditya Sane
      • Admission into TIFR for three years MSc. by Research through JGEEBILS.
      • Internship at IISER Kolkata in summer 2018. Personal Investigator- Dr Bidisha Sinha.
      • Publications- "Xplore" 2018-19, a research journal of the St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
      • Bagged the first prize for poster presentation at the International Science Conference (2019) held at the St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
  2. Sreerag Sundaram
    • Publications- "Xplore" 2018-19, a research journal of the St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
    • JAM - qualified with an AIR of 304.
    • Bagged the 1st prize at the "Kaun Banega Physicist" competition (2017) held by the Dept of Physics, VES College of Arts, Science and Commerce.
    • Bagged the first prize for poster presentation at the International Science Conference (2019) held at the St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
    • Part of the tech design team that entered the international competition of Water Abundance Xprize, clearing the 1st round. [Team name - Aquahub] (2017)
    • Made it into the top 400 Startups in India, in the SMART FIFTY organised by the DST and IIM Calcutta. [Team name - Aquahub] (2018)
    • Placed in the top 1% (national level) in NGPE-2019.
  3. Varun Sane
    • Internship at Jain Irrigation Systems Limited, Jalgaon.
    • Internship at National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bengaluru.
    • Presented poster on ‘Simulation of Self Diffusion’ at the International Science Conference (2019) held at the St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
    • Selected for an internship at IISER Pune, Summer-2019
    • Cleared JGEEBILS for admission into interdisciplinary Masters programs.
  4. Abhilash Cheekoti
    • Cleared JAM with rank-611.
    • Completed internship in IISER Pune, Summer-2018. Personal Investigator- S.B.Ogale.
    • Selected for an internship at JNCASR for this summer (2019).
  5. Jayesh Yadav
    • Made a “wall-follower", an autonomous robot, and a remote-controlled robot; participated in International Robotics Competition in IIT-Bombay-2018.
    • Cleared JAM and secured rank 2221.
  6. Prince Shukla
    • Part of the tech design team that entered the international competition of Water Abundance Xprize, clearing the 1st round. [Team name - Aquahub] (2017).
  7. Prachi Nagpal
    • Xplore- Xavier's Research Journal, Article on finding the solar constant using solar irradiance. (Hasn't been released yet, so tentative).
    • S.T.E.A.M School 2017 (Organized by Maker's Asylum Mumbai) participant- worked on United Nations Goals- Sustainable Cities and prototyped a waste segregation plant.
  8. Abhay Mehta
    • NIUS scholar of Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education (HBCSE), TIFR in 2017.
    • Presented poster titled “Mass-Radius (M-R) Relation for Exoplanets” at the 36th annual meeting of Astronomical Society of India in 2018.
    • Summer Research Fellowship funded by the Indian Academy of Sciences at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) in 2018.
    • Cleared JAM.
    • Accepted to the MSc in Physics program at the Bonn - Cologne Graduate School of Physics and Astronomy with a monthly stipend of €720.
  9. Param Rekhi
    • Cleared TIFR’s GS-2019 physics.
    • Presented poster on ‘Simulation of Self Diffusion’ at the International Science Conference (2019) held at the St. Xavier's College, Mumbai.
    • Cleared JAM and secured rank-251.
    • Won 1st prize in ‘Kaun Banega Physicist’ organised by Vivekananda College.

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