Rajagopalan Srinivasan


Chemical Engineering ,

2021-present: Advisor, Alumni Relations

2020-present: Head, American Express Lab for Data Analytics, Risk and Technology

2018 - present: Professor

2016-2018: Visiting Professor IIT Madras

2013-2017: Professor, In

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Research Areas

  • Safety

  • Sustainability and resilience of complex systems

  • Cognitive engineering 

  • Supply chain management and enterprise optimization

Selected Journal Publications

  • Shahab, M A; Iqbal, M U; Srinivasan, B; Srinivasan, R: Metrics for objectively assessing operator training using eye gaze patterns. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 156 , pp. 508-520, 2021, ISSN: 09575820. (Type: Journal Article)

  • Ahadh, A; Binish, G V; Srinivasan, R: Text mining of accident reports using semi-supervised keyword extraction and topic modeling. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 155 , pp. 455-465, 2021, ISSN: 09575820. (Type: Journal Article)

  • Sharma, S; Lakshminarayanan, S; Karimi, I A; Srinivasan, R: Convergent Cross-mapping based Fault Detection and Diagnosis for Non-linear Dynamic Systems. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2021, ISBN: 9784907764739. (Type: Conference)

  • Iqbal, M U; Shahab, M A; Choudhary, M; Srinivasan, B; Srinivasan, R: Electroencephalography (EEG) based cognitive measures for evaluating the effectiveness of operator training. Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 150 , pp. 51-67, 2021, ISSN: 09575820. (Type: Journal Article)

  • Nema, A; Srinivasan, B; Majozi, T; Srinivasan, R: A simple strategy to maximize water-reuse in multistage, multiproduct batch processes. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 168 , pp. 327-339, 2021, ISSN: 02638762. (Type: Journal Article)

  • Shahrukh, M; Srinivasan, R; Karimi, I A: Optimal procurement of liquefied natural gas cargos from long-term contracts and spot market through mathematical programming. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 60 (9), pp. 3658-3669, 2021, ISSN: 08885885. (Type: Journal Article)

  • Croft, J; Alam, M N; Machakaire, N; Srinivasan, B; Srinivasan, R; Majozi, T: Synthesis of an Optimal Schedule and Water Network for a Multipurpose Multiproduct Textile Industry through a Sequential MILP-NLP Technique. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 60 (45), pp. 16363-16377, 2021, ISSN: 08885885. (Type: Journal Article)

Research Projects

  • Process systems engineering 

  • Sensor placement and scheduling 

  • Efficient control relevant model generation 

  • Optimal operation and design

            Cognitive Engineering 

  • Eye tracking of Process Control Operators 

  • Monitoring Brain Waves using Electroencephalogram (EEG)

            Supply Chain Management 

  • Design & Optimization of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) supply chains

  • Disruption Management

            Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning in Process Systems Engineering 

  • Process Design

  • Process Optimization 

  • Process Control 

  • Process Monitoring & Fault Diagnosis 

  • Process Safety

Awards & Recognitions

  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)

          Faculty Adviser, IITGN Student Chapter 2014 - to date ,President Singapore Section 2001-2013 · Aug 1993 - Present

  • Fieldbus Foundation End-User Council Singapore

           Council Member / Secretary / Treasurer · Jan 2003 - Jan 2008