Hydrogen Gas Safety Management

  • Masahiro InoueEmail author
Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)


This chapter describes the hydrogen gas safety management related to properties and combustion of hydrogen, hydrogen diffusion, and hydrogen sensor. Prevention method of hydrogen-related accidents and examples of the necessity of hydrogen dissipation are also introduced.


Safety Hydrogen combustion Diluent gas Incident Accident Hydrogen diffusion Hydrogen sensor Hydrogen safety 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Earth Resources EngineeringKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan

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