Associate Professor

Biography

Dr. Ajith DeSilva is an Associate Professor of physics. He received his PhD from the University of Cincinnati in 2006. Dr. DeSilva's research interest is in the area of experimental condensed matter physics. In particular he is studying optical and electrical properties of organic and organic/inorganic materials and devices. Some of the projects include: Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs), Polymer based micro-cavity structures, Waveguides and Solar cells.

  • Courses Taught
  • Course Sections and Syllabi

    Fall 2017 Sections

    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3503 (Modern Physics) Section: 01W

    Spring 2017 Sections

    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 03
    • PHYS-3213 (Thermodynamics) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3521 (Experimental Physics II) Section: 01W

    Fall 2016 Sections

    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3503 (Modern Physics) Section: 01W
    • PHYS-3511 (Experimental Physics I) Section: 01W

    Spring 2016 Sections

    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 03
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 02
    • PHYS-2212 (Principles of Physics II) Section: 03
    • PHYS-3521 (Experimental Physics II) Section: 01W

    Fall 2015 Sections

    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-2211 (Principles of Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-4313 (Modern Physics) Section: 01

    Spring 2015 Sections

    • PHYS-1111 (Introductory Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-4333 (Quantum Mechanics) Section: 01

    Fall 2014 Sections

    • PHYS-1111 (Introductory Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3511 (Experimental Physics I) Section: 01W
    • PHYS-4984 (Physics Seminar) Section: 01W

    Spring 2014 Sections

    • PHYS-1111 (Introductory Physics I) Section: 02
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3521 (Experimental Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-4984 (Physics Seminar) Section: 01

    Fall 2013 Sections

    • PHYS-1111 (Introductory Physics I) Section: 01
    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • XIDS-2001 (WDYRK: The Physical Universe) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3113 (Mechanics) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3511 (Experimental Physics I) Section: 01W

    Spring 2013 Sections

    • PHYS-1112 (Introductory Physics II) Section: 01
    • PHYS-3521 (Experimental Physics II) Section: 01W
    • PHYS-4333 (Quantum Mechanics) Section: 01