"If the facts don't fit the theory, Change the facts. "
- Albert Einstein
The Orissa Physical Society (OPS) was formed in Dec. 1971 and registered ( Regd. No. 7056/5-1973-74) subsequently under the society registration act. It is primarily an academic body of physics teachers engaged in teaching and research at various colleges, Universities other Institutions in the state with its common objective to promote physics education in various ways at different levels in the state. The aims and objectives of the society laid down in its constitution are:...
Each year OPS organizes its Annual Convention in collaboration with some institute. In such conventions National Seminars are held with reputed speakers from national and international level. The research schools and physics teacher present their research papers in such conventions.
During these conventions the senior physics teachers are felicitated and young scientists awards are given both in theory and experiment. The 36th Annual Convention for 2019 is going to be organized on 2nd – 4th February 2019 at Department of Physics, Parala Maharaja Engineering College (PMEC), Berhampur, Odisha .An International Seminar on “Emerging Trends in Physics and Applications ( ISEPTA-2019 ) is going to be organized during this convention.
To encourage physics teachers of the colleges to do research.