March 29, 2018
The special lecture titled “Engineering Management of Launch Complex-Application of System Engineering” is conducted on 09-09-2017 by ISSE Coimbatore Chapter. The expert from Satish Dhawan Space Centre(SHAR)Sriharikota, Mr.R.Senthil Kumar,CGM, SMP & ETF, handled the sessions.The Special lecture started with welcome address by Dr.T.Prabu, Secretary, ISSE-Coimbatore Chapter. The seminar is focused on the design safety aspects, safety practices,and Emergency preparedness of launch vehicle. The expert discussed the various Safety critical systems in Launch Activities that is practiced in thelaunch pad.In his talk he explained theeffects of hazards, importance of ground safety and its functions for the launch pad applications with specific examples. He showed the location and layout of facility and aerial view of first and second launch pad. He discussed about the PSLV, GSLV integration activitiesand flammable properties of some chemicals like Acetone, Benzene,Hydrazine etc., He concluded the session by presenting few videos showing the safety precautions and high pressure system. At the end of the guest lectureDr. P.Viswanathan, Executive Council Member, proposed the vote of thanks.