PFMAP -2017 - Workshop - Anna University, MIT Campus

PFMAP -2017 - Workshop - Anna University, MIT Campus 

The Department of Production Technology, Anna University, Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai has announced the Two Days Workshop " Prevention of Failures during Manufacturing and Production (PFMAP -2017)" on 3rd & 4th February, 2017.

 Aim : 

To serve as a National Society to promote, encourage and develop the growth of “Art and Science of Failure Analysis” and to stimulate interest in compilation of a database, for effective identification of root causes of failures and their prevention.
To disseminate information concerning developments in related fields.
To organise lectures, discussions, conferences, seminars, colloquia, courses related to failure analysis and to provide a valuable feedback on failure analysis covering design, materials, manufacturing deficiencies/limitations and maintenance.
To serve as a common forum for individuals, institutions, organizations and industries interested in the above


Fail-safe design of engineering components
Metallurgical issues during production and manufacturing
Non-destructive testing and quality assurance during manufacturing
Failure analysis - Current and advanced techniques
Failure prevention and mitigation
Industry-specific failures and case studies

Registration & fee details : 

For PG students Rs. 1500 /- 
20% discount will be given for a group of 5 or more participants from an academic institute
For Academic & Research scholars : Rs. 2000/-

The registration fee is to be paid by a demand draft drawn in favour of ‘SFA Chennai Centre’, payable at State Bank of India, Kalpakkam (NEFT: IFSC-SBIN0002219, A/c No. 33188927311).

Registration is compulsory to attend PFMAP-2017 

Interested candidates are requested to fill up the registration form in the prescribed format and send it to the address given below .

Communication Details :

Shri C.N. Venkiteswaran
Convener, PFMAP-2017
Programme Leader, Fuel Characterization Programme
Post Irradiation Examination Division, MMG
IGCAR, Kalpakkam, TN- 603 102
Phone: 044-27480500 Ext. 26453 Fax: 044-27480356
Mobile: 9444226153 E-mail:

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