Fall 2002


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

News from the Process Engineering Task Force

Edward M. Rosen


Teaching Process Control with a Numerical Approach Based on Spreadsheets

Christopher Rives and Daniel J. Lacks –Tulane University (reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)

Is Process Simulation Used Effectively in ChE Courses?

Kevin D. Dahm, Robert P. Hesketh and Mariano J. Savelski – Rowan University (reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)

Experimental Projects for the Process Control Laboratory

Siong Ang and Richard D. BraatzUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (reprinted with permission from Chemical Engineering Education)

Engineering Curriculum Development Using Computational Fluid Dynamics

Richard LaRoche – Fluent Inc.

Chemical Microengineering IV – The Conservation-of-Species Equation for a Linear Multistate Chemical System

Peter R. Rony – Virginia Tech

Solving Differential Equations with PLAS

Edward M. Rosen – EMR Technology Group

ASEE Summer School Materials Now Available on a CD-ROM Set or from the CACHE Web Site

Michael B. Cutlip – University of Connecticut

Ernest J. Henley Wins ASEE Excellence in Computing in Chemical Engineering Education Award

GAMS Newsletter Number 9

Bruce McCarl



January 12 – 16, 2003 – Coral Springs, Florida

FOMMS 2003

July 6 – 11, 2003 – Keystone Resort, Colorado


July 11 – 16, 2004 – The Friend Center, Princeton University, New Jersey