About Department

Year of Establishment : 1967

Brief History of the Department :
The Department of Physics was started in June 1967 at Sri Venkateswara University Tirupati, and transferred to Anantapur in June 1968. It was one of the five Departments started in SVU PGcentre, Anantapur. At the time of inception, the student's strength was 12 and the Staff strength was 8. At present, the student strength has raised to 45 which includes paid seats ( 5 ) at Rs 30,000/- P.A. The Department offers Two-Year M.Sc. Course , M.Phil. and Ph.D. by Research.
Contact Us:
Chairman BOS : 08518-271183
Head : 255749
Office : 255750

Head of the Department :

Dr. M.V. Lakshmiah

BOS Chairman:

Prof.R.Jeevan Kumar


Name Designation Mobile Office Email
Dr. T. Ramanjappa Professor 9985442754 272488 (R)
Dr. K. Raghavendra Rao Professor 9440204722 230166 (R)
Dr. R. Jeevan Kumar Professor 9491120089 248999 (R), 255959(O)
Dr. T. Subba Rao Professor 9985658486 238486 (R) -
Dr. M.V. Lakshmiah Associate Professor 9441588189 -
Dr. K. Ramagopal Assistant Professor 9912500234 -
Dr. L. Siva Sankar Reddy Assistant Professor 9703879853 -

Courses Offered


    M.Phil / Ph.D.:

  • 1. Research Methodology
  • 2. Topic of Research
  • Areas of Specialization:
  • a. P.G. Level : Electronics, Molecular Bio-Physics , Solid State Physics, Spectroscopy
  • b. Ph.D. Level: Ultrasonic, Molecular Bio-Physics, Solid State and Semiconductor Physics , Moss Bauer Spectroscopy Materials Science , Spectroscopy, Electronics , Atmospheric Science


The Department of Physics has developed teaching aids useful for Undergraduate and Post-Graduate students of Physics and Electronics with the UGC Assistance.It has also demonstrated these Teaching Aidsin developing countries like Nepal , Thailand , Sri Lanka etc.,