Department of Applied Science and Mathematics
The department caters to Science subjects for the First Year and Second Year of Engineering viz. Applied Mathematics I, II & III, Applied Physics & Applied Chemistry. The department has two state-of-the-art-Laboratories with equipment worth Rs 31 lacs. The department, headed by dedicated faculty members who are experts in their disciplines, aiming to educate and train first-year engineering (F.Y.B.Tech.) students with sound knowledge.
The department conducts counselling sessions, microproject competition, personality development programmes, presentation Skills, guidance programs, poster and essay competitions, seminars on communications skills. The department has good computational facilities with broadband connectivity. The department actively organizes various student activities through the first-year engineering association (FESA) for F.YBTech .students.FESA is also active in various social initiatives in collaboration with the Om Sai Welfare association for the blind and disabled students.FESA provides financial support to poor family background students and sponsors ISTE membership for topper students. The department has completed the research project of grant Rs.1.4 Lacs in Physics and Rs. 1.9 lacs in chemistry received from the University of Pune. Department promotes research seminars & workshops. The department signed an MoU with the Korea National University of Transportation, South Korea. MoU has a wide scope of collaborative multidisciplinary research, student exchange programs, and faculty exchange programs. The department's active involvement in solving scientific & societal problems in the area of functional nanomaterials reflects in the promotion of creative thinking and problem-solving approach of the F.Y.BTech students. In this regard, the department identified an emerging research area as the nanotechnology & advanced material to set up a well-established incubation lab at the innovation center.
Prof. Dr. Anuradha Pawar
Ph. D. (Physics, Univ. of Pune)
Head of Applied Science and Mathematics Department
K. K. Wagh Institute of Engineering Education and Research, Nashik