UKELG 10th meeting

United Kingdom Explosion Liaison Group

 

Explosions in Industry

 

University College of Wales, Aberystwyth

 

21-23 September 1989

 

 

Dr Martin Pantony, HSE, Bootle

Explosion Hazards in Industry

 

Martin Braithwaite, ICI plc

Bubble Collapse: ignition in potentially flammable liquids

 

Chris Wheatley, SRD, UKAEA, Culcheth

Flame acceleration in 1-D geometries

 

Herodotos Phylaktou, University of Leeds

Flame propagation, rates of pressure rise and the influence of obstacles in gas explosions in vessels with large L/D ratios

 

C van Wingerden, TNO, Rijswijk, Netherlands

Flame acceleration due to obstacles and partial confinement and venting of methane-air explosions in a 38.5 m room

 

Mlle Sylvie Audebert, Gaz de France, La Plaine St Denis, France

Study of explosive properties of inflammable

mixtures by the Shock Tube technique

 

John Clarke, Cranfield Institute of Technology

Recent progress in theoretical studies of evolution to detonation

 

Hans Michels, Imperial College, London

The influence of flow in marginal detonation

 

Michael   Hey, HSE, RLSD, Buxton

The  effect  of  vent  ducts,   their width  and  the ignition position  on  full  scale dust  explosions

 

Clive Catlin, BGMRS, Solihull

External overpressures   caused by a confined, vented explosion

  

Ake Harmanny, Stuv-Ex International, Antwerp

Hazards from flame jets in vented explosions 

 

George Munday, ISC, London

Blast waves   from bursting discs

 

Mike Johnson, BGMRS, Solihull

Scaling of vapour cloud explosions   

 

Jan Pieter van Zeeuwen, Stuv-Ex Nederland, Antwerp       

    Blast prediction for vapour cloud explosions 

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