The special visit was organized for final year of Biomedical Engineering Department at Ergonomics Department, National Institute of Occupational Health, Ahmedabad. The main aim of this visit was to expand the knowledge and horizon in the subject of Biomechanics & Ergonomics.
The visit consisted of mainly the expert session by Mr. J. Majumder (Scientist – C, NIOH, Ahmedabad) and laboratory visit of Ergonomics department which co-ordinated by Mr. Sanjay Kotadiya (Technical Assistant, NIOH, Ahmedabad). Expert Lecture on Ergonomics by Mr. J. Majumder covered Topics: Ergonomics & its basic classification, Occupational Ergonomics, Muscoskeletal Disorders, Instrumentation scheme for measuring biomechanical factors. Laboratory visit at Ergonomics Department by Mr. Sanjay Kotadiya Major Instruments were Environmental Monitor, Thermal Camera system, Anthropometric Instruments, Dynamometer for Muscular Strength measurement, 3-D body scanning system (Optical based)
Overall 43 students of 7th semester participated in this visit with Faculty members Prof. H. A. Patel (HOD, BM Dept) & Prof. M. M. Nanavati