Quantitative Risk Assessment

  • Ramírez-Marengo, C., J. de Lira-Flores, A. López-Molina, R. Vázquez-Román, V.Carreto-Vázquez, and M.S. Mannan, “A Formulation to Optimize the Risk Reduction Process Based on LOPA,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 26, no. 3, May 2013, pp. 489-494. Link
  • Barua, S., X. Gao and M.S. Mannan, “Dynamic Operational Risk Assessment with Bayesian Networks,” Proceedings of 8th Global Congress on Process Safety, Houston, Texas, April 1-4, 2012. Link
  • Pasman H.J., “Challenges to improve confidence level of risk assessment of hydrogen technologies”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 36 (2011) 2407-2413. PDF
  • Pasman H.J., “History of Dutch Process Equipment Failure Frequencies and the Purple Book”, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 24 (2011) 208-213. PDF
  • Markowski, A.S. and M.S. Mannan, “ExSys-LOPA for the chemical process industry,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 23, no. 6, November 2010, pp. 688-696. PDF
  • Markowski, A.S., R.E. Sanders and M.S. Mannan, “Using Layers of Protection Analysis: The Do’s and the Views,” 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. 90-106. PDF
  • Markowski, A.S., M.S. Mannan and A. Kotynia, “Application of fuzzy logic to explosion risk assessment,” 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. 181-203. PDF
  • Yang, X. and M.S. Mannan, “The Development and Application of Dynamic Operational Risk Assessment in Oil/Gas and Chemical Process Industry,” Reliability Engineering and System Safety, vol. 95, no. 7, July 2010, pp. 806-815. PDF
  • Markowski, A.S., M.S. Mannan, A. Kotynia-Bigoszewska, and D. Siuta, “Uncertainty aspects in process safety analysis,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 23, no. 3, May 2010, pp. 445-454. PDF
  • Yang, X., C.D. Laird and M. S. Mannan, “Pareto Optimization On Component Inspection Interval for Level Control in An Oil/ Gas Separation System,” 2010 AIChE Spring National Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, March 21-25, 2010. Link
  • Yang, X. and M.S. Mannan, “An Uncertainty and Sensitivity Analysis of Dynamic Operational Risk Assessment Model: A Case Study,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 23, no. 2, March 2010, pp. 300-307. PDF
  • Prem, K.P., D. Ng, M. Sawyer, Y. Guo, H.J. Pasman and M.S. Mannan, “Risk measures constituting a risk metrics which enables improved decision making: Value-at-Risk,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 23, no. 2, March 2010, pp. 211-219. PDF
  • Markowski, A.S. and M.S. Mannan, “ExSys-LOPA for the Chemical Process 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. 5-19. PDF
  • Hans J. Pasman, Seungho Jung, Katherine Prem, William J. Rogers, Xiaole Yang, “Is Risk Analysis a Useful Tool for Improving Process Safety?”, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, 22, pp. 769-777, 2009. PDF
  • Keren, N., S. Anand, and M.S. Mannan, “Calibrate Failure-Based Risk Assessments to Take Into Account the Type of Chemical Processed in Equipment,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 19, no. 6, November 2006, pp. 714-718. PDF
  • Wang, Y., H.H. West, N. Hasan, and M.S. Mannan, “QRA Study of an Activated Carbon Filter SafeGuard System,” Transactions of the Institute of Chemical Engineers, Part B, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, vol. 83, no. B2, March 2005, pp. 191-196. PDF
  • Wang, Y., H.H. West, and M.S. Mannan, “The Impact of Data Uncertainty in Determining Safety Integrity Level,” Process Safety and Environmental Protection, Transactions of the Institute of Chemical Engineers Part B, vol. 82, no. 6, November 2004, pp. 393-397. PDF
  • Mannan, M.S., W.J. Rogers, J.T. Baldwin, J.P. Gupta, Y. Wang, S.R. Saraf, and K. Krishna, “Hydroxylamine Production: Will a QRA Help You Decide,” Reliability Engineering and System Safety, vol. 81, no. 2, August 2003, pp. 215-224. PDF
  • Wang, Y., W.J. Rogers, H.H. West and M.S. Mannan, “Algorithmic Fault Tree Synthesis for Control Loops,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 16, no. 5, September 2003, pp. 427-441. PDF
  • Mannan, M.S., Y. Wang, and H.H. West, “QRA Study of an Activated Carbon Filter Safeguard System” Proceedings of Hazards XVII, Institution of Chemical Engineers, Manchester, United Kingdom, March 25-27, 2003, pp. 683-691. PDF
  • Wang, Y., H.H. West, T.L. Teague, N. Hasan, and M.S. Mannan, “Correlation of Quantitative Risk Results for High Hazard Processes,” Risk Analysis, vol. 23, no 5, 2003, pp. 937-943. PDF
  • Wang, Y., T.L. Teague, H.H. West, and M.S. Mannan, “A New Algorithm for Computer-aided Fault-Tree Synthesis,” Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, vol. 15, no. 4, July 2002, pp. 265-277. PDF
  • Wang, Y., T.L. Teague, H.H. West and M.S. Mannan, “Computer-Aided Fault-Tree Synthesis for Quantitative Risk Assessments,” 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. 574-601. PDF
  • Wang, Y., T.L. Teague, H.H. West and M.S. Mannan, “Use of Fault Trees for Quantitative Risk Assessment,” Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium – Beyond Regulatory Compliance: Making Safety Second Nature, College Station, Texas, October 24-25, 2000, pp. 121-127. PDF
  • Landes, S.H., H.H. West, E.M. Stafford and M.S. Mannan, “Process Safeguards and Risk Analysis for Offshore Processing,” Proceedings of the 3rd Annual Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center Symposium, Beyond Regulatory Compliance: Making Safety Second Nature, College Station, Texas, October 24-25, 2000, pp. 432-447. PDF