Numerical simulation of vapour cloud and dust explosions

Lars Kjäldman, Risto Huhtanen

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Explosions of unconfined (or semiconfined) gas clouds generated by massive releases of hydrocarbons form a major hazard. Many unexpected devastating gas cloud explosion accidents have occured during the past twenty years.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNumerical simulation of fluid flow and heat/mass transfer processes
EditorsN.C. Markatos, M. Cross, D.G. Tatchell, N. Rhodes
Place of PublicationBerlin
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-642-82781-5
ISBN (Print)978-3-540-16377-0
Publication statusPublished - 1986
MoE publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication

Publication series

SeriesLecture Notes in Engineering

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