UKELG 3rd meeting

United Kingdom Explosion Liaison Group

 

Unconfined Vapour Cloud Explosions

Imperial College, Department of Chemical Engineering, 20th December,1993

 

 

 

John Clarke, Cranfield Institute of Technology 

Weak or strong ignition? A gas dynamical criterion!  

 

David Lewis, Liverpool 

Fundamental burning velocity relationships in spherical vessels

 

D. Martin, SRD, UKAEA, Warrington 

Computer modelling of unconfined vapour cloud explosions  

 

Bob Harris and Martin Vasey, British Gas, MRS, Solihull

Towards a rational explanation of vapour cloud explosions 

 

W.J. Hirst, Shell Thornton Research Centre, Chester 

Flame-generated pressure, resulting from combustion of large jet releases of liquid propane 

      

Clive Catlin, British Gas, MRS , Solihull 

An acoustic model for predicting the overpressures caused by the deflagration of a ground-lying vapour cloud 

 

Hugh Edwards, University College, Aberystwyth 

       Critical thickness for detonation transmission

 

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