IIEST, Shibpur

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

(Formerly Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur)

Empowering the nation since 1856

Dr. Apurna Kr.Ghosh
Dr. Apurna Kr.Ghosh Dr. Apurna Kr.Ghosh
Assistant Professor,   Mining Engineering

  • Ph.D.(Kharagpur).

 

Contact Addresses
Residence D/283, BESU Campus,
Howrah – 711 103, West Bengal, India
Phone (office) +91 - 33 - 26684561/62/63 Ext. 481
Mobile +91 - 9433040888
email apurnag2000@yahoo.com

 

Research Areas
  • Mine Safety.

 

Recent Publications
  • Journal Papers
  • Ghosh, A. K. and Garg, V. (2011):Derivation of Morphometric Parameters Using Cartosat-1 Data, Journal of Water and Land Use Management (Communicated).
  • Ghosh, A. K. (2010): Risk Assessment of Occupational Injuries in Underground Coal Mines, Journal of Mines, Metals & Fuels, Volume 58, No. 9, pp. 243-248.
  • Ghosh, A. K. and Bhattacherjee, A. (2009): Loglinear Model for Assessment of Risk Factors of Occupational Injuries in Underground Coal Mines, Journal of Geology and Mining Research, Volume 1(2), pp. 25-33.
  • Ghosh, A. K. and Bhattacherjee, A. (2007): Predictors of Occupational Injuries among Coal Miners: A Causal Analysis, Mining Technology (Trans. Inst. of Materials, Minerals and Mining, UK and Australian Instt. of Mining and Metallurgy), Volume 116.1, pp. 16-24.
  • Bhattacherjee, A.; Bertand, J. P.; Meyer, J. P., Ghosh, A. K.,  Chau, N.; et al. (2007): Relationships between Physical Job Tasks and Living Conditions with Occupational Injuries in Coal Miners, Industrial health, Volume 45, pp. 352-358.
  • Ghosh, A. K.; Bhattacherjee, A. and Chau, N. (2004): Relationships of Working Conditions and Individual Characteristics to Occupational Injuries: A Case-control Study of Coal Miners, Journal of Occupational Health, Volume 46, pp. 470-478.
  • Bhattacherjee, A.; Chau, N.; Ghosh, A. K. and Benamghar, L et al. (2003): Relationships of Job and Some Individual Characteristics with Occupational Injuries in Employed People: A Community-Based Study, Journal of Occupational Health, Volume 45, pp. 382-391.
  • Ghosh, A. K. and Bhattacherjee, A. (2003): Role of Individual Characteristics of Workers in Mine Accidents: A Case-Control Study, Minetech, Volume 24(1),  pp. 43-48.

  • Conference Papers
  • Ghosh, A. K. (2012): Effect of Surface Mining on Groundwater Table. In: National Seminar on Development of Coal and Mineral Resources – Economic, Technological and Environmental Issues held at Kolkata on February 23 – 24, pp. 30.
  • Ghosh, A. K. (2008): Application of Artificial Neural Network in Roof Characteristic Determination. In: Proceedings of National Seminar on Rock Machine Interaction in Excavations, Varanasi, March 7 – 8, pp. 173-182.
  • Chau, N.; Benamghar;  L.; Mur, J. M.; Bhattacherjee, A.; Ghosh, A. K.; Bertand, J. P., Meyer, J. P.; Guillemin, F. and Ravaud, J. F. (2005): Associations of Occupational Hazards and Individual Characteristics with Occupational Injuries and Disabilities in Lorraine Coal Miners. In: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Advances in Mining Technology and Management, Kharagpur, November 30-December 2, pp. 543-552.
  • Bhattacherjee, A.; Chau, N. and Ghosh, A. K. et al. (2004): Associations of Safety Environment, Training, and Individual Characteristics with Occupational Injuries: A Case-Control Study, Proceedings of 17th International Symposium on Epidemiology in Occupational Health, Melbourne, Australia, October 13-15, pp. 222-227
  • Bhattacherjee A., Chau N., Benamghar L., Michaely J.P., Ghosh, A. K., Guillemin F., Ravaud J.F., Mur J.M., and Lorhandicap group. Associations between individual characteristics and occupational injuries: a community-based study. 16th EPICOH 2002, Barcelona, 11-13 September 2002.
  • Ghosh, A. K. and Bhattacherjee, A. (2002): The Role of System Factors including Personal Factors in Coal Mine Accidents –  An Epidemiological Study, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mineral Industry: Issues of Economics, Environment and Technology, September 18-20, 2002, MGMI, Kolkata, India, pp.132-139.
  • Ghosh, A. K.; Bhattacherjee, A.; Ray, S.C. and Sharan, M. B. (2001): Behavioural      Safety in the Wake of Mechanisation and Automation of Mineral Industry, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mechanisation & Automation-the Future for Mineral Industry, July 2001, MGMI, Kolkata, pp.171-177.
  • Bhattacherjee, A.; Ray, S. C.; Mukhopadhyay, S.K.; Sharan, M. B. and Ghosh, A.K. (2000): An Investigation into Personal and Impersonal Variates in Coal Mine Accidents, Proceedings of the International Conference on Technology Management for Mining, Processing and Environment (TMMPE), December 1-3, 2000, IIT, Kharagpur, pp. 297-302.
  • Ghosh, A. K. and Murthy, V. M. S. R. (1999): Higher Pull in Solid Blasting –Problems and Remedies, Proceedings of National Conference on Drill-Blast’99, January 17-18, 2000, Bhubaneswar, pp. 79-84.
  • Ghosh, A. K. and Murthy, V. M. S. R. (1999): Design Aspects of Solid Blasting in Coal Development Headings - Some Safety and Productivity Considerations, Proceedings of National Conference on Practices and Prospects of Mining Industry in Central India held at RKN college of Engineering, Nagpur on January 2, 1999, pp. 63-69.

 

Courses Undertaken

 


Department of Mining Engineering , BESU, Shibpur - 7111 03, INDIA