Validation Study of the Mine Fire Simulation Model

Wala, Andrzej M. ; Danny Wooton, ; Janusz Tracz, ; Waclaw Dziurzynski,
Organization: Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration
Pages: 8
Publication Date: Jan 1, 1995
The purpose of this paper is to present validation studies of the mine-fire simulator using data gathered from an actual mine fire which occurred in November 1991 at the Pattiki Mine. This study evaluates the suitability of the computer software package for modeling underground fires. The paper also discusses the importance of the on-line monitoring system for the validation process.
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