Summer 2006

Departments


The CACHE Corporation
CACHE Trustees
CACHE Task Forces and Committees
Industrial Supporters of CACHE
Chemical Engineering
Departments Supporting CACHE


Comments from the Editors


CACHE Newsletter Committee

Reflections


Archiving the FLOWTRAN System

Edward M. Rosen – EMR Technology Group

Articles


Low Cost Experimental Kits for Undergraduate Process
Control Education

Christopher E. Long, Jeremy Wright, Charles E. Holland, and E.P. Gatzke, University
of South Carolina

(presented at 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting)


Membrane Gas Separation Through the Internet

Jim Dolgoff, Bei Xu, G. Glenn Lipscomb, Kevin Pugh, and Svetlana Beltyukova – University of Toledo,
and Neville Pinto – University of Cincinnati

(presented at 2005 AIChE Annual Meeting)


A Graduate Course on Multi-Scale Modeling of Soft Matter

Franciso R. Hung and Keith E. Gubbins – Chemical Engineering Department, North Carolina State University, and Stefan Franzen – Department of Chemistry, North Carolina State University
(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


Process Security in Chemical Engineering Education

Cristina Piluso, Korkut Uygun, and Yinlun Huang – Wayne State University, and Helen H. Lou – Lamar University
(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


JAVA-Based Heat Transfer Visualization Tools

Haishan Zheng and Jason M. Keith – Michigan Technological University
(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


An Automated Distillation Column

Douglas M. Perkins, David A. Bruce, Charles H. Gooding, and Justin T. Butler – Clemson University
(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


Computer Science or Spreadsheet Engineering? An Excel/VBA-Based
Programming and Problem Solving Course

Daniel G. Coronell – Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


Exploiting Combinatorial Complexity – Searching for New Functional
Entities in the Cell

Jens Hollunder, Andreas Beyer and Thomas Wilhelm – Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Jena, Germany
(presented at FOSBE Conference, Santa Barbara, CA, August 2005)


Quantitative Study of Calcium Homeostasis Maintenance Through
Systemic Modeling

Zhengyuan Wang, Song Wu, Ye Li, Pawan Dhar, Masa Tsuchiya, and Adrian Mondry – Bioinformatics Institute, Singapore
(presented at FOSBE Conference, Santa Barbara, CA, August 2005)


An Experiential and Inductively Structured Process Control Course in
Chemical Engineering

David L. Silverstein – University of Kentucky
(presented at the ASEE Conference, June 2005, permission by ASEE)


Combining Numerical Problem Solving with Access to Physical Property
Data – A New Paradigm in ChE Education

Michael B. Cutlip, Mordechai Shacham, and Michael Elly – University of Connecticut, Ben-Gurion
University of the Negev, and Israel/Intel Corporation, Israel and Portland, Oregon

(presented at the ASEE Conference, June 2005, permission by ASEE)


Introduction to Chemical Engineering Computing

Bruce A. Finlayson – University of Washington
(presented at the ASEE Conference, June 2005, permission by ASEE)


Virtual Graduate Process Control Textbook

Ed Gatzke – University of South Carolina, and Juergen Hahn – Texas A&M University


ChemSep Case Book: Liquid-Liquid Equilibrium

Ross Taylor, Melissa Bell, and Christy Petruczok – Clarkson University


COMSOL Multiphysics (Femlab): Unsteady Diffusion-Reaction in
Catalysts

Edward M. Rosen – EMR Technology Group


GAMS Newsletter No. 19

Bruce McCarl

Call for Papers


The Journal of Chemical Product and Process Modeling

Historical Retrospective


CACHE News No. 1 (June 1971)

Future Conferences


FOMMS 2006 (Foundations of Molecular Modeling and Simulation)