SEM604 Life Cycle and Risk Assessment

Lead Faculty: Dr. Shekar Viswanathan

Course Description

Hands-on experience on how to conduct life cycle and risk assessments. Practical application of these methodologies into products and processes. Environmental management systems such as ISO 9000 / 14001 will be discussed.

Learning Outcomes

  • Define functional unit, and system boundaries
  • Model the process using life cycle analysis
  • Perform risk assessment based on life cycle cost
  • Develop strategies for product design, manufacturing, use and disposal