1994 …2020

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Research in risk analysis and safety management. Quantitative risk assessment and consequence assessment for major hazard accidents. Use of safety barriers in safety critical domains (process industry, oil & gas, renewable energy, public transportation). Interaction between safety management and safety barrier performance.

Contribution to9 the course: System's Safety and Reliability Engineering

Other information

Responsible for the wind-tunnel modelling technique during the Hong Kong Alternative Replacement Airport Sites (ARAS)-Meteorological Study.
Responsible for the air quality modelling during the Hong Kong Port & Airport Development Strategy (PADS)-Air Quality Study.
Responsible for the wind-tunnel modelling study for the Hong Kong. North Lantau Development Study
Responsible for the co-ordination of the following CEC international projects:
- MTH physical modelling of jet fires (1988-1991)
- STEP Jet fire interactions with vessels containing flammable liquids (JIVE) (1991-1994)
- STEP Research on the dispersion of two phase flashing releases-FLADIS (1991-1994)

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Research areas

Risk analysis, Safety management, Consequence assessment of accidental releases of hazardous materials, Safety barrier analysis

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land

External positions

External Associate Professor, DTU

2016 → …

Senior Risk specialist, Det Norske Veritas, Denmark A/S

2008 → …

Senior Researcher, DTU


Scientist/Group Leader, Risø National Laboratory


Scientist/Group Leader, Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research



  • User defined:
  • major accident consequence assessment
  • risk analysis
  • risk
  • safety
  • safety management
  • quantitative risk assessment


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