Extended Indoor Explosion Model with Vertical Concentration Profiles and Variable Ventilation Rates

  1. Center for Chemical Process Safety
  1. John L. Woodward and
  2. J. Kelly Thomas

Published Online: 25 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470924839.ch15

Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response

Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response

How to Cite

Center for Chemical Process Safety (2005) Extended Indoor Explosion Model with Vertical Concentration Profiles and Variable Ventilation Rates, in Emergency Planning Preparedness, Prevention & Response, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470924839.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 4 APR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780816909544

Online ISBN: 9780470924839

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Keywords:

  • inherent safety;
  • offsite impact;
  • toxic liquid release;
  • chemical plants;
  • storage tanks

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview

  • Review of Welmix Indoor Dispersion Model

  • Stratified Zone Model with Vertical Concentration Profiles

  • Pressure from Partial Volume Deflagration

  • Example Case

  • Conclusions