Publication

(i) Authored a Book, titled, ‘Knowledge Worker Productivity Improvement Through Tools & Techniques’ (ISBN 978-3-8433-6693-9), published in 2010 by LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany and marketed by Amazon.com.

(ii) Presented and published 48 Papers/Articles in the National & International Conferences and in National & International Journals in the areas of Production Engineering & Management, Safety & Environmental Engineering, Human Resource Management and Materials Management. The titles of the papers/articles are given below:

(a) Articles Published in Journals in Areas of Production Engineering and Management:

1. ‘Perception of Top Level Knowledge Workers on Productivity Improvement through Tools and Techniques’, Published in Online Journal of Management Research, Vol.2, No.1: E4, January, 2010, Macrothink Institute, Las Vegas, United States. (ISSN 1941–899X) (By G C Mohanta, Dr. K P Thooyamani).

2. ‘Use of IT Related Technologies In Hyderabad Based R&D Laboratories  – An Evaluative Study’, Published in Online DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology, January 2010, Published from Delhi, India.( By G C Mohanta, Dr. K P Thooyamani).

3. ‘Productivity Improvement: Knowledge Workers’ Published in ‘SCMS Journal of Indian Management’, July – September 2010, Published from Cochin (By Dr. G C Mohanta, Dr. K P Thooyamani).

4. ‘Improving Performance & Productivity of Safety Personnel with help of Techniques & Attributes’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, November - December 2009, Published from Mumbai. (By G C Mohanta, Dr. K P Thooyamani).

5. ‘Improving Productivity of Safety Personnel with help of IT related Technologies’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, September-October 2009, Published from Mumbai. (By G C Mohanta, Dr. K P Thooyamani).

6. ‘Strategies for Improving Productivity of Knowledge Workers – An Overview’ published online as the Proceedings of International Conference on ‘Strength Based Strategies’, held in Hyderabad, organised by Brisbane Institute of Strengths Based Practice, Brisbane, Australia and Sanghamitra, Hyderabad. (By G C Mohanta, V Kannan, Dr. K P Thooyamani).

7. ‘Perception of Knowledge Workers at various levels on Productivity Improvement through IT related Technologies’, Published in Book titled ‘Micro-Finance in India – Emerging Trends and Challenges,2011, published by Serials Publications, Darya Ganj, New Delhi. (ISBN: 978-81-8387-444-1). (By Dr. G C Mohanta & Dr. K P Thooyamani).

8.  ‘Perception of Middle Level Knowledge Workers on Productivity Improvement through Tools and Techniques’ - Published in The Journal of Indian Management & Strategy,  Jagannath International Management School, New Delhi.

(b) Articles Published in Journals in Areas of Safety & Environmental Engineering & Management:

9. ‘Safety in Sheet Metal Working and Protecting the Workers from Amputation Hazard by Safeguarding the Machinery’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, January – February 2013, Published from Mumbai. (By Dr. G C Mohanta).

10. ‘Safety in Machining’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, July – August 2012, Published from Mumbai. (By Dr. G C Mohanta). 

11. ‘How to Prevent Fire in Office and Home’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, March – April 2012, Published from Mumbai. (By Dr. G C Mohanta).

12. ‘Role and Responsibilities of Safety Organisation in an Establishment Making Articles with Explosives’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, September – October  2011, Published from Mumbai. (By Dr. G C Mohanta).                

13. ‘Investigation of a Fire Accident and Steps Suggested to Avoid It’s Recurrence’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, May - June 2011, Published from Mumbai. (By Dr. G C Mohanta).

14. ‘Design of Lightning Protection System for Explosive Buildings’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, May - June 2010, Published from Mumbai. (By N Vijay, Aditya Mishra, Dr. G C Mohanta). 

15. ‘Steps in Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment for Machineries’ published in Safety Equipment Review Journal, July – August 2009, published from Mumbai, India.  (By V Rajkumar, G C Mohanta).      

16. ‘Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment for Explosives’, Published in ‘Safety  Equipment Review’ Magazine, January-February, 2009,  Published from Mumbai. (By G C Mohanta, N Vijay).

17. ‘Fire Protection System for Hazardous Buildings’, Published in ‘Safety Equipment Review’ Magazine, July-August, 2008, Published from Mumbai, Vol.-VIII, No.4, Issue No. 46, Page Nos.22-30. (By G C Mohanta, K Ashoka Vijayan).

18. ‘Disaster Management for Nuclear, Biological & Chemical Disaster – An Overview’, Published in ‘Safety Equipment Review’ Magazine, March-April, 2008, Published from Mumbai, Vol.-VIII, No.2, Issue No. 44, Page Nos.16-28. (By G C Mohanta)

19. ‘Inspection & Testing of Unfired Pressure Vessels’, Published in ‘Safety Equipment Review’ Magazine, November - December 2007, Published from Mumbai, Vol.-VII,  No.6, Issue No.42, Page Nos.54-64. (By V Rajkumar, G C Mohanta).

20. ‘Safety Guidelines for Handling and Storage of Gaseous Hydrogen’, Published in ‘Safety Equipment Review’ Magazine, July-August 2007, Published from Mumbai. (By N Vijay, V Rajkumar, G C Mohanta).

21. ‘Electrostatic Ignition Hazards Associated with Propellants, Explosive Devices & Flammable Substances’, Published in ‘Safety Equipment Review’ Magazine, May-June 2007, Published from Mumbai, Vol.-VII,  No.3, Issue No. 39, Page Nos.14-20. (By V Rajkumar, G C Mohanta).

22. ‘An Overview on Explosive Safety in Defence Establishments’, Published in ‘Safety    Equipment Review’ Magazine, March- April 2007, Published from Mumbai, Vol.-VII,  No.2, Issue No. 38, Page Nos.14-24. (By G C Mohanta).

(c) Papers Presented/Published in Proceedings of National/International Conferences in Areas of Production Engineering & Management:  

23. ‘Aluminium Alloy Propellant Tanks – Development of Fabrication Technology’, presented at the Seventh ISME Conference on Advances in Mechanical Engineering, held at IIT Delhi, in February 1990. (By G C Mohanta, G V Nandagopal).

24. ‘A Case Study on Improvement of Product Quality during Development Phase through Process Analysis’, published in the Proceedings of International Conference on Quality Engineering and Management (ICQEM-97), held at PSG College of Technology Coimbatore, in August 1997. (By G C Mohanta). 

25. ‘Technology Management in an Indian Government Technology Development Centre’, published in the Proceedings of Sixth International Conference on Management of Technology, held at Goteborg Sweden, in June 1997. (By G C Mohanta).

26. ‘How to introduce Concurrent Engineering in a Government Product Development Centre’, in the Proceedings of Second World Congress on Intelligent Manufacturing Processes & Systems, held at Budapest Hungary, in June 1997. (By G C Mohanta).

27. ‘Cracking Problem in Welding of Aluminium Alloy Airborne Pressure Vessels’, published in the Proceedings of Fourth National Convention of Production Engineers, held at University of Roorkee, in September 1989. (By G C Mohanta).

28. ‘Chemical Milling for Aerospace Application’ published in the Proceedings of Fourth National Convention of Aerospace Engineers, held at BIT Ranchi, in January, 1989. (By G C Mohanta).

29. ‘Knowledge Worker Productivity Improvement Processes, Technologies & Techniques– An Overview’ presented at DRDO Workshop on ‘Knowledge Management’ at Defence Electronics Research Laboratory, Hyderabad, in December 2008. (By G C Mohanta, Dr. V Kannan, Dr. K P Thooyamani).

30. 'Improving Productivity of Knowledge Workers through Technologies & Techniques' presented at Conference on ‘Human Resource Development’, organised by DRDO Missile Complex Laboratories at ASL, Hyderabad in October 2008. (By G C Mohanta)

(d) Papers Presented/Published in Proceedings of National/International Conferences in Areas of Safety & Environmental Engineering and Management:   

31. ‘Building Community Resilience for Mitigation of Disaster – An Overview’, presented at the Asia Pacific Regional Conference 2010, at Brisbane, Australia in July 2010. (By Dr. G C Mohanta).

32. ‘Hazard Assessment of Solid Rocket Motor using FTA Technique’, published in the Proceedings of 7th International High Energy Materials Conference (HEMCE - 2009), organised by HEMSI at HEMRL, Pune, in December 2009. (By V Rajkumar, G C Mohanta).

33. ‘Hazard And Risk Assessment for Explosive Handling’, presented at First National Symposium on ‘Trends in Explosive Technology’ organised by Chandigarh – Delhi Chapter of HEMSI at Terminal Ballistics Research Laboratory, Chandigarh, in November, 2008. (By K Ashoka Vijayan, G C Mohanta).

34. ‘An Overview on Hazards Associated with Nanotechnology', published in the Proceedings of First World Congress on Disaster Management, organised by Disaster Management, Infrastructure and Control Society, Hyderabad, in October, 2008. (By V Rajkumar, G C Mohanta).

35. ‘Safety in Explosives Handling’, presented at First National Symposium on ‘Trends in Explosive Technology’ organised by Chandigarh - Delhi Chapter of  HEMSI at Terminal Ballistics Research Laboratory, Chandigarh, in November, 2008. (By R Rukmoji, G C Mohanta).

36. ‘Risk Assessment for Ethylene Oxide Storage System – A Case Study’, published in the Proceedings of International Conference on Reliability & Safety Engineering (INCRESE 2006), in December 2006. (By N Vijay, V Rajkumar, G C Mohanta).

37. ‘Fire Risk Assessment for Workplaces Containing Flammable Substances’, published in the Proceedings of at National Symposium on Industrial & Fire Safety (SIFS - 2006), BARC Mumbai, in November 2006. (By V Rajkumar, Aftab Ahmad, G C Mohanta).

38. ‘Response Plan for Fire in an Explosive Area', published in the Proceedings of National Symposium on Industrial & Fire Safety (SIFS - 2006), BARC Mumbai, in November 2006. (By K Ashoka Vijayan, Aftab Ahmad, G C Mohanta).

39. ‘Effect of Gas Quenching on SAE 4340 Steel’, presented at National Conference on ‘Recent Advances in Materials and Processing (RAMP)’ – 2006 held at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, in November 2006. (By V Rajkumar, N A Arun, G C Mohanta).

40. ‘Challenges & Technologies in Combating Nuclear, Biological & Chemical Disasters’, presented at First India Disaster Management Congress, Vignyan Bhavan, New Delhi, in November 2006. (By G C Mohanta, Aftab Ahmad).

 41. ‘The Bhopal Disaster and its Aftermath: A Review’, presented at First India Disaster Management Congress, Vignyan Bhavan, New Delhi, in November 2006. (By V Rajkumar, Aftab Ahmad, G C Mohanta).

42. ‘Case Studies - Some Accidents’ published in the Proceedings of  ‘Safety Convention – 2006: Occupational Safety, Health & Environment’, Organised by Safety & Quality Forum, The Institution of Engineers (India), New Delhi, September’06, pp 211-215. (By G C Mohanta, Aftab Ahmad).

43.  ‘Fire Safety Norms and Standards for a Defence R & D Establishment Engaged in Explosive Related Activities’, published in Proceedings of ‘Safety Convention – 2006: Occupational Safety, Health & Environment’, Organised by Safety & Quality Forum, Institution of  Engineers (India), New Delhi, in September 2006, pp 201-207. (By K Ashoka Vijayan, Aftab Ahmad, G C Mohanta).

44. ‘Safety in Electro Static Discharge Sensitive Areas’, published in the Proceedings of ‘Safety Convention – 2006: Occupational Safety, Health & Environment’, Organised by Safety & Quality Forum, Institution of Engineers (India), New Delhi, in September 2006, pp190-200. (By N Vijay, R Rukmoji, Aftab Ahmad, G C Mohanta).

45. ‘Tsunami Risk in India and Its Assessment’, published in the Proceedings of ‘Safety Convention – 2006: Occupational Safety, Health & Environment’, Organised by Safety & Quality Forum Institution of Engineers (India), New Delhi, in September 2006, pp180-189. (By V Rajkumar, Aftab Ahmad, G C Mohanta).

46. `An Overview on Strategy for Nuclear Defence Preparedness’, published in the Proceedings of ‘National Workshop on Nuclear Defence Preparedness’ at Defence Laboratory, Jodhpur, in February 2006, pp 62-70. (By G C Mohanta).

47. `System  Safety Approach – Relevance and Application’, published in the Proceedings of  ‘International Flight Safety Conference’, Organised by Indian Air Force, New Delhi, held at Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi, in January 2006, pp 97-103. (By G C Mohanta, Aftab Ahmad, K Ashoka Vijayan)

48. ‘Combustion Characteristics of Aluminised PVC-AP Propellants’, published in the Proceedings of Fourth National Convention of Aerospace Engineers, held at BIT Ranchi, in January 1989. (By Dr. A K Chatterjee, G C Mohanta).



Dr Gauranga Chandra Mohanta, PhD

Professor