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Title
Resilience of chemical industrial areas through attenuation-based security
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Abstract
This paperinvestigatesthepossibilityofattenuation-basedsecuritywithinchemicalindustrialareas. Representingchemicalindustrialareasasmathematicalnetworks,weprovebycase-studythatthe resilience todisasterofsuchareasmayfollowapower-lawdistribution.Furthermore,weexaminewhat happens tothenetworkwhenhighlyhazardousinstallationswouldbeintelligentlyprotectedagainst malicious acts:thenetworkdisintegratesintoseparatesmallernetworks.Hence,islandsareformedwith no escalationdangerinbetween.Weconcludethatitispossibletoprotectchemicalindustrialareasin such awaythattheyaremoreresilientagainstterrorism.
Language
English
Source (journal)
Reliability engineering and system safety. - Barking
Publication
Barking : 2014
ISSN
0951-8320
Volume/pages
131(2014), p. 94-101
ISI
000341466500009
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UAntwerpen
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Creation 12.08.2014
Last edited 20.04.2017
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