Summer 2008

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

Articles


Smart Process Manufacturing – A Vision of the Future

Tom Edgar – University of Texas at Austin


Active Problem Solving and Applied Research Methods in a Graduate Course on Numerical Methods

E.L. Maase and K.A. High – Oklahoma State University

(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


Introducing the Stochastic Simulation of Chemical Reactions Using the Gillespie
Algorithm and MATLAB: Revisited and Augmented

A. Argoti, L.T. Fan, J. Cruz – Kansas State University;
and S.T. Chon – Kun Shan University, Taiwan

(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


A Nonlinear Model Library for Dynamics and Control

John Hedengren – ExxonMobil


Can I Trust this Software Package? an Exercise in Validation of Computational Results

M. Shacham – Ben-Gurion University of the Negev; N. Brauner – Tel-Aviv University;
W.R. Ashurst – Auburn University; and M.B. Cutlip – University of Connecticut


(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


XSEOS: An Open Software for Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

M. Castier – United Arab Emirates University, U.A.E.

(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


Group Projects in Chemical Engineering Using a Wiki

J. J. Heys – Arizona State

(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


WebCAST Seminar: When does controllability equal profitability?

Tom Edgar- University of Texas at Austin


Equilibrium-Staged Separations using MATLAB and MATHEMATICA

Housam Binous – National Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology,
Tunis, Tunisia


(reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)


The CACHE Systems Biology Task Force

Mike Henson – University of Massachusetts


A Molecular Simulation Module Development Community

David Kofke – University of Buffalo


GAMS Newsletter No. 24

Bruce McCarl

Past and Future Conferences


University-Industry Workshop on Integration of Simulation Technology
At Cornell University – July 25-26, 2008

Rajesh Bhaskaran – Cornell University


FOCAPO 2008


FOSBE 2009


FOMMS 2009

Historical Retrospective


CACHE News No. 8


CACHE News No. 9