Browsing by Author "Gómez-Mares, Mercedes"
Kozanoglu, Bulent Kozanoglu; Zárate López, Luis; Gómez-Mares, Mercedes; Casal Fàbrega, Joaquim (Elsevier, 2011-12)
Restricted access - publisher's policyThe convection heat transfer phenomenon in vertical jet fires was experimentally analyzed. In these experiments, turbulent propane flames were generated in subsonic as well as sonic regimes. The experimental data demonstrated ...
Casal Fàbrega, Joaquim; Gómez-Mares, Mercedes; Muñoz, Miguel Angel; Palacios, Adriana (2012)
Open AccessJet fires have received only a rather reduced attention as compared to other types of fires; this is probably due to the fact that they are usually much smaller that fireballs, pool fires or tank fires. However, jet fires ...
Palacios, Adriana; Gómez-Mares, Mercedes; Casal Fàbrega, Joaquim (Philippe Tanguy/Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering, 2009)
Open AccessAbstract: In many severe accidents involving explosions or large fires, jet fires have been the first step of a domino effect sequence: a recent historical analysis has shown that among the accidents registered in the data ...