Assistant Professor
Department of Physics
Government college for women

Email : nisha@gcwtvm.ac.in, nishagcwtvm@gmail.com


Academic Summary

  • BSc. Physics from Sree Narayana College, Sivagiri, Varkala affiliated to University of Kerala, India (1999)
  • BSc. Physics from the Department of Physics, University of Kerala, Kariavattom Campus, Trivandrum, Kerala, India (2001)
  • BEd. from Sree Narayana Training College, Nedumkanda, Varkala affiliated to University of Kerala, India (2002)
  • Qualified the State Eligibility Test (SET) in 2002.
  • MPhil Degree in Physics from University College, Thiruvananthapuram affiliated to University of Kerala, India (2004)
  • Qualified the CSIR-UGC National Eligibility Test in Physical Science (NET) in 2005.
  • Ph D Degree in Physics from University of Kerala in February 2017. Thesis title: “SOME STUDIES ON PLANETARY DYNAMICS AND SUNSPOT ACTIVITY VARIATIONS” (Thesis Supervisor: Dr T E Girish, Head of Department, Department of Physics, University College, Thiruvananthapuram)

Prefessional Experience

  • Nine years of experience in teaching Physics at UG and PG levels. Areas of specialization: Classical Mechanics, Spectroscopy and Nuclear Physics.
  • Seven years of experience in forensic analysis of crime scene and crime scene related material objects as Assistant Director (Ballstics) at State Forensic Science Laboratory, Kerala.

Areas of Research Interest

Astronomy, Astrophysics, Forensic Physics and Forensic Ballistics

Research Publications

  1. A blood substitute for Blood Pattern Analysis of Low – Velocity Passive Stains – Its Implications in the Examination of Crime Scenes, N G Nisha, V G Prabitha and G Lekshmi, Communicated.
  2. A comparative study between solar system and exoplanetary systems and generalisation of Bode-Titius empirical formula, Sana Siyad and N. G. Nisha, AIP Conference Proceedings, 2021, 10.1063/5.0058257
  3. On the decrease of sunspot activity and absence of severe space weather conditions during multiple planetary conjunction periods of 1850-2000 AD, N.G.Nisha and T.E. Girish, 2020,  arXiv:2009.05395v1
  4. Characteristics of Solar Proton Events Observed Near Earth and Stellar Activity Variations, S. Aranya and T. E. Girish and G. Gopkumar and N. G. Nisha, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 2018, 10.1017/s1743921318001667
  5. Inferring Stellar Activity Variations near Habitable Extrasolar Planets using Dynamical Effects, Varnana M. Kumar and Thara N. Sathyan and N. G. Nisha and S. Aranya and T. E. Girish, Proceedings of the International Astronomical Union, 2018, 10.1017/s1743921318001655
  6. Photovoltaic power generation using albedo and thermal radiations in the satellite orbits around planetary bodies, T.E. Girish and S. Aranya and N.G. Nisha, Elsevier {BV}, 2007, 10.1016/j.solmat.2007.03.013

Conferences attended / Lectures delivered

➢ Attended three international seminars on Astronomy/Astrophysics and presented posters.

➢ Attended more than fifteen national seminars organized by various universities and colleges.

➢ Delivered invited talks in more than ten national/regional seminars organized by various colleges in Kerala.

Awards & Honors:

Commendation certificate for the excellent service in connection with action against MV Enrica, Italian Ship involved in firing on fishermen at sea during the year 2012 from the Director General of Police, Kerala.