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Identifying hazards to include in risk analyses
(Book; Bok; Chapter; Bokkapittel, 2018)
A risk analysis should provide decision makers with information regarding relevant hazards. The initiating phase, where the risk analysts identify hazards to be included in the risk analysis, lays the foundation for the rest of the analysis. This phase is, therefore, of great importance. In this paper, we examine how risk analysts in a municipal setting identified potential adverse events and how ...
Shock Tube. Detail overview of equipment and instruments in the shock tube experimental setup
(Book; Bok, 2015)
The shock tube is a device in which a normal shock wave is produced by the interaction of fluids at significantly high-pressure difference. The shock tube is comprised of two sections known as driver and driven sections. These two sections are interacted with the high-speed valve or a bursting disc. When the interaction happens, a shock wave forms almost instantaneously and propagates into the driven ...
Risk Assessment of Hazards Due to the Installation and Maintenance of Onshore Wind Turbines
(Peer reviewed; Book; Chapter, 2018-06-11)
In this work, an assessment of four types of risks is carried out for wind turbines during four phases, namely: transportation, installation, operation and maintenance. This work mainly focuses on onshore type of wind turbines and briefly mentioning the offshore wind turbines. The introduction gives an overview of the main parts and components of wind turbine, in addition to discussing the process ...