The Department of Physics, Al-Ameen College, organized a webinar titled, ‘Remembering Dr. Thanu Padmanabhan, The Great Indian Theoretical Physicist’ on 20th September 2021 at 7:00 PM. Paddy, as he was fondly known, was one of the greatest Physicists of our recent times. He passed away on 17th September 2021 leaving the scientific community shocked. As science students and physics lovers, it is highly appropriate for us to pay tribute to Paddy.
The webinar started at 7pm with Dr. Sreeja S, faculty, Al-Ameen College, addressing the gathering and paying tribute to Dr. Thanu Padmanabhan. She then invited Mr. Joseph Antony, science Journalist, Mathrubhumi to share his experience of interacting with Paddy.
Faculty of the department and students of BSc Physics and MSc Physics attended the program. The program wrapped up at 8.30pm with the Vote of Thanks proposed by Aseera A S of II BSc Physics.