Flammability Studies and Electrostatics

  • Jiang, J., Y. Liu and M.S. Mannan, “A Correlation of the Lower Flammability Limit for Hybrid Mixtures,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 32, November 2014, pp. 120-126. Link
  • Le, H., Y. Liu and M.S. Mannan, “Lower Flammability Limits of Hydrogen and Light Hydrocarbons at Subatmospheric Pressures,” Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 52, no. 3, 2013, pp. 1372–1378. Link
  • Le, H., S. Nayak and M.S. Mannan, “Upper Flammability Limits of Hydrogen and Light Hydrocarbons in Air at Subatmospheric Pressures,” Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 51, no. 27, 2012, pp. 9396–9402. Link
  • Le, H., M.S. Mannan and S. Nayak, “Flammability Limits of Hydrogen in Air at Atmospheric and Sub-atmospheric Pressures,” Proceedings of 8th Global Congress on Process Safety, Houston, Texas, April 1-4, 2012. Link
  • Valenzuela, E.M., R. Vázquez-Román, S.J. Patel and M.S. Mannan, “Prediction Models for the Flash Point of Pure Components,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 24, no. 6, November 2011, pp. 753-757. PDF
  • Valenzuela, E.M., R. Vázquez-Román, S.J. Patel and M.S. Mannan, “Prediction Models for the Flash point of Pure Components,” 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. 824-834. PDF
  • Lian, P., A.F. Mejia, Z. Cheng and M.S. Mannan, “Flammability of Heat Transfer Fluid Aerosols Produced by Electrospray Measured by Laser Diffraction Analysis,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 23, no. 2, March 2010, pp. 337-345. PDF
  • Zhao, F., W.J. Rogers and M.S. Mannan, “Calculated Flame Temperature (CFT) Modeling of Fuel Mixture Lower Flammability Limits,” Journal of Hazardous Materials,” vol. 174, no. 1-3, February 2010, pp. 416-423. PDF
  • Castellanos, D., D. Ng, V.H. Carreto-Vazquez, H.J. Pasman and M.S. Mannan, “Review of an Adequate Chemical Dust Suppressant Used for Prevention of Dust Explosions in Food Industry,” 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. 697-701. PDF
  • Vidal, M., W. Wong, W.J. Rogers and M.S. Mannan, “Evaluation of Lower Flammability Limits of Fuel-Air-Diluent Mixtures Using Calculated Adiabatic Flame Temperatures,” Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 130, no. 1-2, March 2006, pp. 21-27. PDF
  • Vidal, M., W.J. Rogers, and M.S. Mannan, “Prediction of Minimum Flash Point Behavior for Binary Mixtures,”Transactions of the Institute of Chemical Engineers, Part B, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, vol. 84, no. B1, January 2006, pp. 1-9. PDF
  • Wise, M.S., A. Murthi, H.H. West and M.S. Mannan, “Multiple Agent Suppression Characteristics in Fires Involving Cryogenic Fuel Groups,” Proceedings of the 8th Annual Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium – Beyond Regulatory Compliance: Making Safety Second Nature, College Station, Texas, October 25-26, 2005, pp. 555-578. PDF
  • Vidal, M., W. Wong, M.S. Mannan, and W.J. Rogers, “Evaluation of Lower Flammability Limits of Fuel-Air-Diluent Mixtures,” Proceedings of the 7th Annual Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium – Beyond Regulatory Compliance: Making Safety Second Nature, College Station, Texas, October 26-27, 2004, pp. 401-416. PDF
  • Vidal, M., W.J. Rogers, J.C. Holste, and M.S. Mannan, ”A Review of Estimation Methods for Flash Points and Flammability Limits,” Process Safety Progress, vol. 23, no. 1, March 2004, pp. 47-55. PDF
  • Sposato, C., F. Tamanini, W.J. Rogers, and M.S. Mannan, “Effects of Plate Impingement on the Flammable Volumes of Fuel Jet Releases,” Process Safety Progress, vol. 22, no. 4, December 2003, pp. 201-211. PDF
  • Vidal, M., J.P. Wagner, W.J. Rogers, and M.S. Mannan, “Charge Generation During Filling of Insulated Tanks,” Process Safety Progress, vol. 21, no. 3, September 2002, pp. 181-184. PDF
  • Vidal, M., J.P. Wagner, W.J. Rogers and M.S. Mannan, “Electrostatic Hazards and Flammable Liquids,” Proceedings of the 4th Annual Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium, Beyond Regulatory Compliance: Making Safety Second Nature, College Station, Texas, October 30-31, 2001, pp. 723-734. PDF