Subir Das

Subir Das is a senior faculty member at NID and takes
a specialised course called Ergonomics and Human
Factors. He has more than 25 years of work experience
in the application of ergonomics in industry, agriculture,
and defence.
Subir did his MSc. in Human Physiology, with
specialisation in Ergonomics and Work Physiology in
1986. He received his PhD in Industrial Ergonomics from
Calcutta University in 1996 in Arc Welding, Occupational
Safety and Health. He joined NID in 1998 as Associate
Senior Faculty and for the last 13 years, he has been
involved in teaching, research, training and client
projects mainly in the field of design ergonomics.
A PhD guide and examiner, Subir has presented his
work at various national and international conferences
and has published papers in international and
national journals. He has handled important projects
for Indian Railways, Indian Navy, Defence Research
and Development Organisations (DRDL- Hyderabad,
VRDE - Ahmednagar, NPOL- Kochi), United Nations
Industrial Development Organization (New Delhi),
Singareni Collieries Company Ltd. (Kothagudem) and
Visakhapatnam Port Trust. He offers lectures at reputed
institutions such as IIT Kanpur, AIIMS in New Delhi and
A. D. Patel Institute of Technology, Anand. Subir has
conducted several workshops for industry participants
and professionals. He was one of the judges for the
prestigious K. C. Mahindra Award for Excellence in
Automotive Design, 2005.

subirdas[at]nid [dot]edu


  • Activity Chairperson, Integrated Design Services
  • Head, IDDS, User Centre Design Lab, Ergonomic Lab