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Fluid property reasoning in knowledge-based hazard identification

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posted on 27.02.2018, 14:12 authored by Perttu M. Heino
The study of serious accidents, which have occurred in the chemical process industry in recent times, highlights the need to understand fluid property related phenomena and the interactions between chemicals under abnormal process conditions or with abnormal fluid compositions. Consideration of these issues should be common practice in professional safety analysis work, and computer programs designed to support this work have to be able to deal with them. [Continues.]

Funding

Finland, Technology Development Centre (TEKES). CTCI Corporation (Taipei, Taiwan). VTT Manufacturing Technology, Safety Engineering (Tampere, Finland). Finnish Work Environmental Fund.

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School

  • Aeronautical, Automotive, Chemical and Materials Engineering

Department

  • Chemical Engineering

Publisher

© Perttu M. Heino

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This work is made available according to the conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 2.5 Generic (CC BY-NC-ND 2.5) licence. Full details of this licence are available at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/

Publication date

1998

Notes

A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.

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en

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