GMES to Host Mining Engineering Lecture June 10

The Department of Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences (GMES) will host a Mining Engineering speaker, Dr. Ashis Bhattacherjee, on Friday, June 10, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. in Dow 610.

The lecture can also be attended virtually. Join here.

Dr. Bhattacherjee is a professor of Safety Engineering and Analytics. He teaches in the Department of Mining Engineering and the College of Engineering (CoE) at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India.

The title of his presentation is, “Association of Whole-Body Vibration Exposure and Musculoskeletal Disorders among Dumper Operators: A case-control study in Indian Iron Ore Mines.”

Dr. Bhattacherjee will be on campus in the late afternoon on Thursday and Friday. If you are interested in meeting him, please contact Snehamoy Chatterjee at

View the talk abstract below.