BS8161-Physics and Chemistry Laboratory Syllabus 2017 Regulation
BS8161 PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY LABORATORY
(Common to all branches of B.E. / B.Tech Programmes)
- To introduce different experiments to test basic understanding of physics concepts applied in optics, thermal physics, properties of matter and liquids.
LIST OF EXPERIMENTS: PHYSICS LABORATORY (Any 5 Experiments)
- Determination of rigidity modulus – Torsion pendulum
- Determination of Young‘s modulus by non-uniform bending method
- (a) Determination of wavelength, and particle size using Laser
(b) Determination of acceptance angle in an optical fiber.
- Determination of thermal conductivity of a bad conductor – Lee‘s Disc method.
- Determination of velocity of sound and compressibility of liquid – Ultrasonic interferometer
- Determination of wavelength of mercury spectrum – spectrometer grating
- Determination of band gap of a semiconductor
- Determination of thickness of a thin wire – Air wedge method
Upon completion of the course, the students will be able to
TOTAL: 30 PERIODS
- Apply principles of elasticity, optics and thermal properties for engineering applications.
CHEMISTRY LABORATORY: (Any seven experiments to be conducted) OBJECTIVES:
- To make the student to acquire practical skills in the determination of water quality parameters through volumetric and instrumental analysis.
- To acquaint the students with the determination of molecular weight of a polymer by viscometery.
- Estimation of HCl using Na2CO3 as primary standard and Determination of alkalinity in water sample.
- Determination of total, temporary & permanent hardness of water by EDTA method.
- Determination of DO content of water sample by Winkler‘s method.
- Determination of chloride content of water sample by argentometric method.
- Estimation of copper content of the given solution by Iodometry.
- Determination of strength of given hydrochloric acid using pH meter.
- Determination of strength of acids in a mixture of acids using conductivity meter.
- Estimation of iron content of the given solution using potentiometer.
- Estimation of iron content of the water sample using spectrophotometer (1, 10- Phenanthroline / thiocyanate method).
- 10. Estimation of sodium and potassium present in water using flame photometer.
- 11. Determination of molecular weight of polyvinyl alcohol using Ostwald viscometer.
- 12. Pseudo first order kinetics-ester hydrolysi
- 13. Corrosion experiment-weight loss method.
- 14. Determination of CMC.
- 15. Phase change in a soli
- Conductometric titration of strong acid vs strong base.
- The students will be outfitted with hands-on knowledge in the quantitative chemical analysis of water quality related parameters.
- Vogel‘s Textbook of Quantitative Chemical Analysis (8TH edition, 2014).