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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Eckhoff, Rolf K.
Dust explosions in the process industries.
Amsterdam ; Boston : Gulf Professional Pub., ©2003
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Rolf K Eckhoff
|ISBN:||9780080488745 0080488749 9780750676021 0750676027|
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (xxi, 719 pages) : illustrations (some color)|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||Dust explosions --
origin, propagation, prevention, and mitigation : an overview --
Case histories --
Generation of explosible dust clouds by reentrainment and redispersion of deposited dust in air --
Propagation of flames in dust clouds --
Ignition of dust clouds and dust deposits: further consideration of some selected aspects --
Sizing of dust explosion vents in the process industries: further consideration of some important aspects --
Assessment of ignitability, explosibility, and related properties of dusts by laboratory-scale tests --
Electrical apparatuses for areas containing combustible dusts --
Research and development, 1990-2002 --
Appendix: Ignitability and explosibility data for dusts from laboratory tests.
|Responsibility:||Rolf K. Eckhoff.|
This book is an outstanding treatise on all aspects of dust explosions, and will be an invaluable source of information to all process safety/loss prevention specialists involved with dust explosion