Facility Siting

  • de Lira-Flores, J., R. Vázquez-Román, A. López-Molina and M.S. Mannan, “A MINLP Approach for Layout Designs Based on the Domino Hazard Index,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 30, July 2014, pp. 219-227. Link
  • López-Molina, A., R. Vázquez-Román, M.S. Mannan, and M.G. Félix-Flores, “An Approach for Domino Effect Reduction Based on Optimal Layouts,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 26, no. 5, September 2013, pp. 887-894. Link
  • Ramirez-Marengo, C., R. Vázquez-Román and M.S. Mannan, “A Probabilistic Constraint Programming Model to Reduce Risk in Layouts With Toxic Release Scenarios,” Chemical Engineering Transactions, vol. 31, Part 2, 2013, pp. 781–786. PDF
  • Benavides-Serrano, A., Legg, S., Laird, C. D., Mannan, D. M. S., “Optimal Layout of Gas Detector Networks: A Comparison Study,” paper presented at the AIChE 2012 Spring Meeting, April 1-4, 2012, Houston, Texas. Link
  • Jung, S., D. Ng, C. Diaz-Ovalle, R. Vázquez-Román and M.S. Mannan, “New approach to Optimizing the Facility Siting and Layout for Fire and Explosion Scenarios,” Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 50, no. 7, 2011, pp. 3928-3937. PDF
  • Seungho Jung, Dedy Ng, Carl Laird, M. Sam Mannan, “A New Approach for Facility Siting using Mapping Risks on a Plant Grid Area and Optimization”, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 2e, no. 6, November 2010, pp. 824-830. PDF
  • Jung, S., D. Ng, C. Diaz-Ovalle, R. Vazquez-Roman and M.S. Mannan, “A New approach to Optimizing the Facility Siting and Layout for Fire and Explosion Scenarios,” Proceedings of the 13th Annual Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium – Beyond Regulatory Compliance: Making Safety Second Nature, College Station, Texas, October 26-28, 2010, pp. 747-763. PDF
  • Seungho Jung, Dedy Ng, Jin-Han Lee, Richart Vázquez-Román, M. Sam Mannan, “An Approach for Risk Reduction (methodology) based on Optimizing Facility Layout and Siting in Toxic Gas Release Scenarios”, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 23, pp.139-148, 2010. PDF
  • Christian O. Diaz, Richart Vázquez-Román, M. Sam Mannan, “An Approach to Solve the Facility Layout Problem Based on the Worst-case Scenario”, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 23, pp.385-392, 2010. PDF
  • Richart Vázquez-Román, Jin-Han Lee, Seungho Jung, M. Sam Mannan, “Optimal Facility Layout under Toxic Release in Process Facilities”, Computers and Chemical Engineering, 34, pp. 122-133, 2010. PDF
  • Jung, S., D. Ng, H.J. Pasman and M.S. Mannan, “A New Approach to Optimizing Facility Layout by Mapping Risk Estimates on Plant Area, Monetizing and Minimizing,” Proceedings of 13th International Symposium on Loss Prevention and Safety Promotion in the Process Industries, Brugge, Belgium, June 6-9, 2010, pp. 113-120.
  • Jung, S., D. Ng, C. Laird, and M.S. Mannan, “Optimizing Facility Siting and Layout through Mapping Risk Estimates on Plant Area and Monetizing,” Proceedings of 6th Global Congress on Process Safety, San Antonio, Texas, March 21-25, 2010. PDF
  • Jung, S., D. Ng, C. Laird and M. S. Mannan, “A New Approach to Optimizing Facility Layout by Mapping Risk On Grids,” 2010 AIChE Spring National Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, March 21-25, 2010. PDF
  • Jung, S., D. Ng, H. Pasman, C. Laird and M.S. Mannan, “A New Approach for Facility Siting Using Mapping Risks on the Plant and Grid Selection Optimization,” Proceedings of the 12th Annual Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium – Beyond Regulatory Compliance: Making Safety Second Nature, College Station, Texas, October 27-28, 2009, pp. 562-572. PDF
  • Christian O. Diaz, Richart Vázquez-Román, Seungho Jung, M. Sam Mannan, “A Comparison of Deterministic and Stochastic Approaches to Solve the Facility Layout Problem with Toxic Releases”, Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, 26, pp. 93-98, 2009. PDF