PROF H C VERMA’S VISIT TO DPS DURG
The Principal, Mr. Anupal Sagar accorded a warm welcome to Prof (Rtd.) H. C. Verma who had visited DPS Durg on Wednesday, the 25th July, 2018. Prof Verma is an Indian experimental Physicist and a retired Professor at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur since 1994. His field of research is Nuclear Physics. He has authored several books on Physics at the graduate, undergraduate and school levels. His most popular work is the two-volume book Concepts of Physics. He has published 139 research papers for various journals.
The Science teachers of DPS Durg had the proud privilege to interact with Prof. Verma. He shared some of the fundamental concepts with simple experiments using pen, mirror etc. and explained how to enlighten the dormant thinking cells of students during the regular teaching.
He emphasized how to make the students to understand the numerical problems in Physics with a shell of story and to reach the basic formula behind it. He opined that Physics be taught to develop thinking skills and not only to get marks in the exams. Overall the interaction was an eye opener for the Science teachers. He also visited the Botanical Garden being developed in the school.