Office of the Registrar
General Information (2019/2020)
11.5 Centre for Risk, Integrity and Safety Engineering (C-RISE)

  • Director
  • Khan, F., B.Sc. (Eng.) AMV, M.Eng., I.I.T. Roorkee, Ph.D. Pondicherry, P.Eng.; Professor and Canada Research Chair in Offshore Safety and Risk Engineering; Head, Department of Process Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

An up-to-date personnel listing is available at

Located in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science, the Centre for Risk, Integrity and Safety Engineering (C-RISE) is a leading interdisciplinary centre of excellence on safety, integrity and sustainability of industrial processes and systems, with particular focus on process operations in harsh environments. The areas of expertise and activities are:

  • Safety engineering;

  • Risk engineering;

  • Occupational and process safety;

  • Fault diagnosis and early warning systems;

  • Asset Integrity modelling and management; and

  • Environmental modelling and management.

C-RISE engages highly qualified experts and brings together faculty and researchers from engineering and applied science, mathematics, sociology, business, medicine and others to pursue innovative and cross-disciplinary safety, risk and reliability based research and development. The Centre fosters collaboration among faculty and researchers in these various units as well as other experts, nationally and internationally.

Further information can be obtained by writing to the Centre for Risk, Integrity and Safety Engineering (C-RISE), Memorial University of Newfoundland, Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation, IIC 1021, St. John's, NL, A1C 5S7, or by e-mail at, or to the Director at, or through the website at