Project publications

 

Journal papers:

  1. V. Molkov, W. Dery The blast wave decay correlation for hydrogen tank rupture in a tunnel fire, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2020.08.062, 45(55), 2020, pp 31289-31302.
  2. Molkov V.V., Cirrone D.M.C., Shentsov V.V., Dery W., Kim W., Makarov D.V. Dynamics of blast wave and fireball after hydrogen tank rupture in a fire in the open atmosphere. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2020.10.211, 46(5), 2021, pp. 4644-4665. 
  3. Y. Li et al., “Numerical analysis of hydrogen release, dispersion and combustion in a tunnel with fuel cell vehicles using all-speed CFD code GASFLOW-MPI,” International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 46 (23), 2021, pp. 12474-12486, doi: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2020.09.063.
  4. Lach A.W., Gaathaug A.V., Vaagsaether K. “Pressure peaking phenomena: Unignited hydrogen releases in confined spaces – Large-scale experiments”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2020.08.221, 45(56), 2020, pp. 32702-32712.
  5. Molkov V., Dadashzadeh M., Kashkarov S., Makarov D., “Performance of hydrogen storage tank with TPRD in an engulfing fire”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2021.08.128, 46(73), 2021, pp. 36581-36597.
  6. W. Lach, A.V. Gaathaug, “Large scale experiments and model validation of Pressure Peaking Phenomena-ignited hydrogen releases”, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2020.12.015,  46(11), 2021, pp. 8317-8328.
  7. W. Lach, A.V. Gaathaug, “Effect of Mechanical Ventilation on Accidental Hydrogen Releases—Large-Scale Experiments”, Energies, https://doi.org/10.3390/en14113008, 14(11), 2021, pp. 3008.
  8. Hussein, S. Brennan, V. Molkov, “Hydrogen Jet Fire from a Thermally Activated Pressure Relief Device (TPRD) from Onboard Storage in a Naturally Ventilated Covered Car Park”, Hydrogen, https://doi.org/10.3390/hydrogen2030018, 2(3), 2021, pp. 343-361.
  9. Makarov, D., Shentsov, V., Kuznetsov, M., & Molkov, V. ”Hydrogen Tank Rupture in Fire in the Open Atmosphere: Hazard Distance Defined by Fireball”, Hydrogen, https://doi.org/10.3390/hydrogen2010008, 2(1), 2021, pp. 134-146.
  10. Bratland, D. Bjerketvedt, K. Vaagsaether, ‘Structural response analysis of explosions in hydrogen-air mixtures in tunnel-like geometries’, Engineering Structures, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engstruct.2020.111844, 231, 2021, pp. 111844.
  11. Cirrone, D., Makarov, D., Lach, A.W., Gaathaug, A.V., Molkov, V. The Pressure Peaking Phenomenon for Ignited Under-Expanded Hydrogen Jets in the Storage Enclosure: Experiments and Simulations for Release Rates of up to 11.5 g/s. Energies, https://doi.org/10.3390/en15010271, 2022, 15, 271.
  12. Cirrone D., Makarov D., Kuznetsov M., Friedrich A., Molkov V., “Effect of heat transfer through the release pipe on simulations of cryogenic hydrogen jet fires and hazard distances”, submitted to International Journal of Hydrogen Energy.
 

Conferences:

  1. V. Molkov, D. Makarov, S. Kashkarov, Explosion-free in a fire composite hydrogen storage tank H2FC Supergen Hydrogen Research Conference 2020, University of Nottingham, UK, 17-18 February 2020. Submitted to IJHE.
  2. V. Molkov, S. Kashkarov, D. Makarov, Breakthrough safety technology of explosion free in a fire tank for compressed gaseous hydrogen storage, 23rd World Hydrogen Energy Conference (WHEC 2020), Istanbul, Turkey, July 5-9 2020 (Cancelled event, but a special issue of International Journal of Hydrogen is ongoing).
  3. N. Koutsourakis, I. C. Tolias, A. G. Venetsanos, Numerical study of tunnel slope effect on hydrogen released from a car, 23rd World Hydrogen Energy Conference (WHEC2020), Istanbul, Turkey, July 5-9, 2020.
  4. Lach A.W., Gaathaug A.V. “Pressure  peaking phenomena: Large-scale experiments of ignited and unignited hydrogen releases”  Int. Symposium on Hazards, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions Braunschweig, (Germany), July 27 – 31, 2020, Submitted.
  5.  Lach A.W., Østby T.G. “A Bayesian approach to estimation of discharge- and heat transfer coefficients in a model for pressure peaking phenomena-ignited H2 releases61st International Conference of Scandinavian Simulation Society, SIMS 2020 Virtual Conference on September 22-24, 2020, Submitted.
  6. Lach A.W., Gaathaug A.V. “Pressure peaking phenomena: Large-scale experiments of ignited and unignited hydrogen releases” Int. Symposium on Hazards, Prevention and Mitigation of Industrial Explosions Braunschweig, (Germany), July 27 – 31, 2020.
  7. Brauner and U. Kummer, “Deployments involving hydrogen-powered vehicles: findings from the virtual workshop”, online magazine, https://www.ifa-swiss.ch/en/magazine/detail/deployments-involving-hydrogen-powered-vehicles-findings-from-the-virtual-workshop, 5 November 2020.
  8. Vivanni L., Giuliani L., “Thermal analysis of a tunnel concrete slab exposed to hydrogen”, book of abstract of the Nordic Fire and Safety Days (NFSD), 15-16 June 2021.
  9. Koutsourakis, I. C. Tolias, S. G. Giannissi, A. G. Venetsanos, ”Numerical study of the effects of tunnel inclination and ventilation on the hydrogen dispersion released from a car”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  10. Momferatos, A. G. Venetsanos and P. Russo, “Numerical Investigation of Thermal Hazards from Under-expanded Hydrogen Jet Fires Using a New Scheme for the Angular Discretization of the Radiative Intensity”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  11. G. Giannissi, I.C. Tolias, H. Ebne Abbasi, D. Makarov, Z. Xu, Z. Zhang, J. Grune, K. Sempert, “Modelling of ventilated hydrogen dispersion in presence of co-flow and counter-flow”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  12. Makarov, D. Cirrone, V. Shentsov, S. Kashkarov, V. Molkov, Z. Xu, M. Kuznetsov, A. Venetsanos, S. Giannissi, I. Tolias, K. Vaagsaether, A. Gaathaug, M. Pursell, W. Rattigan, F. Markert, L. Giuliani, A. Bernad, M. Sanz Millán, U. Kummer, C. Brauner, P. Russo, J. van den Berg, F. de Jong, T. Van Esbroeck, M. Van De Veire, D. Bouix, G. Bernard-Michel, J. Grune, G. Stern, “Overview of first outcomes of PNR project HyTunnel-CS”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  13. Shentsov, D. Makarov, V. Molkov. Effect of TPRD diameter and direction of release on hydrogen dispersion in underground parking, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  14. Grune, K. Sempert, M. Kuznetsov, T. Jordan. “Hydrogen jet structure in presence of forced co-, counter- and cross-flow ventilation”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  15. Lach, A.V. Gaathaug, “Large scale experimental investigation of effectiveness of mechanical ventilation on accidental hydrogen releases in semi-confined spaces”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  16. Xu, J. Mohacsi, A. Kotchourko, A. Lelyakin, “Numeric study on shock wave attenuation by water mist in confined spaces”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  17. Xu, Z. Zhang, A. Kotchourko, A. Lelyakin, “Numerical simulations of suppression effect of water mist on hydrogen deflagration in confined spaces”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-23 September 2021.
  18. Xu, F. Jiang, T. Jordan, “Investigation on cooling effect of water sprays on tunnel fires of hydrogen”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  19. Kotchourko, J. Mohacsi, A. Lelyakin, T. Jordan, Z. Xu, “Study of attenuation effect of water droplets on shockwaves from hydrogen explosion”, ICHS2021, Edinburgh 21-24 September 2021.
  20. Cirrone D., Makarov D., Kuznetsov M., Friedrich A., Molkov V., “Effect of heat transfer through the release pipe on simulations of cryogenic hydrogen jet fires and hazard distances”, ID75, ICHS2021, 21-24 September 2021, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  21. Kashkarov S., Sivaraman S., Molkov V. QRA methodology of hydrogen tank rupture in a fire in a tunnel. To be presented at 10th Int. Seminar on Fire and Explosion Hazards, 22-27 May 2022, Oslo, Norway.

Oral presentations:

  1. Janwillem van der Berg (NEN) in a  physical meeting of CEN/CLC/JTC6 ‘Hydrogen in Energy Systems’.
  2. Mike Lipscomb, chairman of the SAB cited the HyTunnel-CS project as relevant in the SFEM WG Hydrogen – Workshop ‘Trains’ on June 30, 2020.
  3. Took please 19 October 2019, attended by Prof F. Markert The Danish hydrogen- and fuel cell day 2019.
  4. P. Russo, F. Marra, M. Mazzaro, F. Pilo, D. Marini, C. Vianello, G. Pucci, Spatial and radiative characteristics of large scale hydrogen jet-fires, CISAP9, Venice, Italy, September 20-23 2020.
  5. V. Shentsov, H. Takeda, K. Takeno, D. Makarov, V. Molkov, Influence of nozzle shape on hydrogen-air mixing for high pressure hydrogen jet, H2FC Supergen Hydrogen Research Conference 2020, University of Nottingham, UK, 17-18 February 2020 ·
  6. W. Dery, V. Shentsov, S. Kashkarov, D. Makarov, V. Molkov, Numerical study of instantaneous high-pressure hydrogen release in a tunnel, H2FC Supergen Hydrogen Research Conference 2020, University of Nottingham, UK, 17-18 February 2020.

Other:

  1. HyTunnel-CS meeting discussed safe use of FCEVs in tunnels, Fuel Cells Bulletin, 2020(6), pp. 14-15, June 2020.