Course objectives:

To provide students with practical knowledge of quantitative analysis of materials by classical and instrumental methods for developing experimental skills in building technical competence.

Experiments
1. Black box experiment; Identification of unknown passive electrical components and determine the value of Inductance and Capacitance 2. Series and parallel LCR Circuits (Determination of resonant frequency and quality factor)
3. I–V Characteristics of Zener Diode. (determination of knee voltage, zener voltage and forward resistance) 4. Characteristics of Transistor (Study of Input and Output characteristics and calculation of input resistance, output resistance and amplification factor)
5. Photo Diode Characteristics (Study of I–V characteristics in reverse bias and variation of photocurrent as a function of reverse voltage and intensity). 6. Dielectric constant (Measurement of dielectric constant).
7. Diffraction (Measurement of wavelength of laser source using diffraction grating). 8. Torsional pendulum (Determination of M.I. of wire and Rigidity modulus).
9. Determination of Fermi energy. (Measurement of Fermi energy in copper). 10. Uniform Bending Experiment (Determination of Youngs modulus of material bar).
11. Newtons Rings, (Determination of radius of curvature of plano convex lens). 12. Verification of Stefan’s Law