Essays about: "Fire tests"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 essays containing the words Fire tests.

  1. 1. Worst Credible Process Fire: Experiences from the Norwegian Petroleum Industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Linnéa Tengvall; [2019]
    Keywords : Worst Credible Process Fire; Norwegian offshore industry; offshore fire safety; offshore process safety; offshore design; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The term Worst Credible Process Fire (WCPF) was introduced to the Norwegian Petroleum Industry as a complement to the probabilistic approach to define design loads for offshore facilities. Currently there are mainly two documents about the WCPF being the SINTEF report (2017) and the definition in NORSOK S-001 (2018). READ MORE

  2. 2. CFD Simulation of Urea Evaporation in STAR-CCM+

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Mekanisk värmeteori och strömningslära

    Author : Oscar Ottosson; [2019]
    Keywords : Urea; AdBlue; SCR; Solid Deposit; NOx; nitrogen oxides; CFD; speedup; spray simulation; UWS; diesel after-treatment; STAR-CCM ; AVL Fire; Scania; Sweden; NXPS; LiU; DOE; Urea; AdBlue; SCR; Klump; NOx; kvävedioxider CFD; uppsnabbning; spray simulering; UWS; efterbehandling av diesel-motor; STAR-CCM ; AVL Fire; Scania; Sverige; NXPS; LiU; DOE;

    Abstract : Diesel engines produce large amounts of nitrogen oxides (NOX) while running. Nitrogen oxides are highly toxic and also contribute towards the formation of tropospheric ozone. READ MORE

  3. 3. Testing the International Standards Organization Verification and Validation protocol for evacuation simulations-An application to the FDS+Evac model

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Yalong Wu; [2019]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nowadays, many evacuation models exist in the market, and new models are continuously released with new features. How to assess the usability and reliability of model results becomes an issue for both developers and users. Therefore, verification and validation (V&V) protocols were introduced in the assessment process of evacuation models. READ MORE

  4. 4. Hire or fire?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elin Larsson; Antonia Zander; [2019]
    Keywords : Active Management; Carhart’s Four Factor Model; Gross and Net Returns; Jensen’s Alpha; Sharpe Ratio.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Today fund investment options are endless. To be able to profit, talented fund managers are of great importance. The purpose of this thesis is to communicate the real performance of managers and if they are skilled enough to cover their costs. This analysis can contribute to the decision of hiring or firing a fund manager. READ MORE

  5. 5. Use of Biochar Producing Cookstoves in Rural Kenya : Energy efficiency, air pollution concentrations and biochar production potential

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Siri Ranung; Jessica Ruud; [2019]
    Keywords : Biochar; improved cooking stoves; three stone open fire;

    Abstract : Household air pollution annually kills around 14 300 people in Kenya, due to the hazardous smoke of incomplete combustion coming from inefficient stoves. Exposure to this smokeleads to lethal health issues for the women and children staying in these kitchens, but the smoke also leads to a contribution to global warming. READ MORE