Optimal Sensor Placement of Boundaries and Robustness Analysis for Chemical Release Detection and Response of Near Plant

주변 사업장의 화학물질 확산 감지와 대응을 위한 경계면의 센서배치 최적화 및 강건성 분석

  • Cho, Jaehoon (Department of Chemical Engineering, Myongji University) ;
  • Kim, Hyunseung (Department of Chemical Engineering, Myongji University) ;
  • Kim, Tae-Ok (Department of Chemical Engineering, Myongji University) ;
  • Shin, Dongil (Department of Chemical Engineering, Myongji University)
  • Received : 2016.09.05
  • Accepted : 2016.10.25
  • Published : 2016.10.31


Recently, the quantities of chemical material are increasing in chemical industries. At that time, release accident is increasing due to aging of equipment, mechanical failure, human error, etc. and industrial complexes found community properties in a specific area. For that matter, chemical release accident can lead to hight probability of large disaster. There is a need to analyze the boundaries optimal sensor placement calculated by selecting release scenarios through release condition and wether condition in a chemical process for release detection and response. This paper is to investigate chlorine release accident scenarios using COMSOL. Through accident scenarios, a numerical calculation is studied to determine optimized sensor placement with weight of detection probability, detection time and concentration. In addition, validity of sensor placement is improved by robustness analysis about unpredicted accident scenarios. Therefore, this verifies our studies can be effectively applicable on any process. As mention above, the result of this study can help to place mobile sensor, to track gas release based concentration data.


Supported by : 국토교통부


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