ASME SERAD 2021 Student Safety Innovation Challenge Contest Winners

Annually, the Safety Engineering, Risk and Reliability Analysis Division (SERAD) of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) hosts a challenge to undergraduate and graduate students to submit papers on Safety Engineering, Risk and Reliability Analysis topics, including papers already submitted to the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE). The papers are peer-reviewed by experts in these areas. The top winning papers in each of the undergraduate and graduate groups were presented in a special SERAD session at the ASME IMECE 2021 and honored at a SERAD awards banquet during the conference. Recognitions also included plaques and cash honorariums for the winning student authors sponsored by FM Global.

The PRA Group had four papers entering the graduate student 2021 SERAD Student Safety Innovation Challenge. All four were recognized as follows: