M. Sam Mannan
- Citation name: Mannan, M. S.
- Affiliation: Texas A&M University
- State: TX
- Country: USA
Dr. M. Sam Mannan is Regents Professor in the Chemical Engineering Department at Texas A&M University and Executive Director of the Mary Kay O'Connor Process Safety Center at the Texas Engineering Experiment Station. The mission of the Center is to improve safety in the chemical process industry by conducting programs and research activities that promote safety as second nature for all plant personnel in their day-to-day activities. He is the editor of the 3rd and 4th edition of the 3-volume authoritative reference for process safety and loss prevention, Lees’ Loss Prevention in the Process Industries. Dr. Mannan has published 289 peer-reviewed publications, 5 books, 8 book chapters, 218 proceedings papers, and 14 major reports. Dr. Mannan received his B.S. from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in Dhaka, Bangladesh in 1978, and obtained his M.S. in 1983 and Ph.D. in 1986 from the University of Oklahoma, all in chemical engineering.