This guide provides an overview of methods for estimating the characteristics of vapor cloud explosions, flash fires, and boiling-liquid-expanding-vapor explosions (BLEVEs) for practicing engineers. It has been updated to include advanced modeling technology, especially with respect to vapor cloud modeling and the use of computational fluid dynamics. The text also reviews past experimental and theoretical research and methods to estimate consequences. Heavily illustrated with photos, charts, tables, and diagrams, this manual is an essential tool for safety, insurance, regulatory, and engineering students and professionals.2, September, 2000. Hymes, l. 1983. The physiological and pathological effects of thermal radiation. ... Jaggers, H. C, O. P. Franklin, D. R. Wad, and F. G. Roper. 1986. Factors controlling burning time for non-mixed clouds of fuel gas. 1. Chem.
|Title||:||Guidelines for Vapor Cloud Explosion, Pressure Vessel Burst, BLEVE and Flash Fire Hazards|
|Author||:||CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety)|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2011-12-01|