Course Name: Industrial Safety Engineering

Course abstract

Safety is one of the key dimensions of engineering asset management. Safety by design or prevention through design is in the core for maintaining engineering systems safe. The objective of this course is to impart knowledge on different facets and aspects of engineering systems safety, focusing on tools, techniques and methodologies needed for prevention of occurrences of unsafe operations and accidents under different industrial settings. Upon completion of the course, the students will be equipped with concepts of engineering systems safety, dimensions of engineering systems safety, safety design and analysis mathematics, design for engineering systems safety and control for safety, and integrating safety with other operational goals such as quality and reliability.

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Dr. Anil K. Sharma

Dr. Anil K. Sharma an Associate Professor in the Department of Management Studies, IIT Roorkee is M.Com and M. Phil, First Class First and Gold Medalist and Ph.D. in Financial Management from Panjab University Chandigarh. He is working at IIT Roorkee for the past more than 16 years has more than 22 years teaching experience in total. His area of interest is finance and accounting he has equally goods interest in research in the same area. He has published more than 100 research papers in International and National refereed journals and refereed conference. He has been awarded best paper award for his paper presented in an international conference in Thailand. He is the chief editor of two International Journals and editorial board member for three International Journals and reviewer to more than twenty International and national Journals.
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J Maiti

J. Maiti, PhD, Professor, Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur has more than fifteen years of teaching, research and consulting experience on Safety Analytics, Quality Analytics and Engineering Ergonomics. He has published more than 70 papers in international and national journals of repute and more than 30 papers in conference proceedings. Till date, he has supervised 11 PhD candidates to successful completion and currently supervising 8 PhD research candidates. He has been executing a number of Industry-sponsored consulting and Government as well industry funded research projects. His current UAY project entitled “Safety analytics – save people at work from accidents and injuries” was funded by MHRD, Ministry of Steel, and Tata Steel Limited. He has organized 17 training programmes and short-term courses for industry participants.
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 Course Duration : Jul-Oct 2018

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 Enrollment : 18-Apr-2018 to 30-Jul-2018

 Exam registration : 10-Oct-2017 to 10-Oct-2017