Department of Occupational Safety Engineering

DEPARTMENT OF OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY ENGINEERING K91

 
Head: Prof. Dr. Grzegorz Wielgosiński

Department members
 

 

RESEARCH AREA

 

  • Occupational health and safety management and process safety management
  • Dynamic risk management in process industries
  • Safety culture
  • Risk analysis and assessment of the unit processes, where the explosive mixture is constantly or periodically present - ATEX
  • Modeling and optimization of complex techno-economical systems
  • Methodology and tools for process and explosion risk assessment
  • Pyrolysis and gasification of the biomass and solid waste
  • Study of the dangerous chemical reactivity
  • Synthesis gas conversion process
  • Dangerous materials, especially with high energy properties
  • Application of photocatalytic processes in hydrogen production or in decomposition of toxic and environmentally harmful substances

 

MAIN REASERCH EQUIPMENT 
 

  • Differential scanning calorimeter DSC Sirius 3500 (Netsch)
  • Thermal Screening Unit TS(Hell)
  • Reaction calorimeter APTAC 264 (Netsch)
  • Gas chromatographs GC Clarus 690 PE (Perkin Elmer)



MAIN SPECIALIST SOFTWARE
 

  • PHAST
  • SAFETI
  • PHAST 3D Explosion
  • AWZ, exAWZ, exSysAWZ
  • CHETAH ®. Version 10.0

 

OFFER FOR THE INDUSTRY
 

  • Risk analysis and assessment in process industries
  • HAZOP, HAZID, PHA, FMEA, FTA, ETA, BTA, LOPA, QRA, F&EI analysis
  • Documentation preparation for the upper-tier establishments (UTE) and lower tier establishments (LTE)- as an result of an implementation of the SEVESO III directive
  • Modeling of toxic chemical cloud dispersion, fires, explosions and domino effects of the industrial equipment with an use of the specialist PHAST, SAFETI, PHAST 3D software
  • Calculation of major industrial failures impact zones range accordingly to the Ordinance of the Minister of the Environment from 3 January 2018 regarding the method of determination of the safety distance
  • Explosion protection document, explosion risk assessment and explosion hazard assessment
  • Study of thermal stability of the substance with an use of APTAC, TSU, DSC
  • Study of photocatalytic hydrogen production and photocatalytic decomposition of toxic and environmentally harmful substances processes
  • Study of chemical reaction in normal operating conditions and in case of loss of the thermal control over the reaction
  • Environmental engineering and high Energy material expertise
  • Process safety management trainings
  • Postgraduate studies in Industrial Processes Safety


 


CONTACT
Lodz University of  Technology
Faculty of Process and Environmental Engineering
Department of Occupational Safety Engineering
Wolczanska 213
93-005 Lodz
Poland

tel.: +48 42 631-37-21

e-mail: grzegorz.wielgosinski@p.lodz.pl