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Introduction to Software for Chemical Engineers

1st Edition

Edited by Mariano Martin Martin

CRC Press

613 pages

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The field of chemical engineering is in constant evolution, and access to information technology is changing the way chemical engineering problems are addressed. Inspired by the need for a user-friendly chemical engineering text that demonstrates the real-world applicability of different computer programs, Introduction to Software for Chemical Engi

Table of Contents

Modeling, Simulation, and Optimization in the Chemical Engineering Curriculum. Modeling, Simulation, and Optimization in the Process and Commodities Industries. Excel for Chemical Engineering. MATLAB for Chemical Engineering. PTC Mathcad for Chemical Engineering. Computational Fluid Dynamics and Multiphysics. Discrete Element Method Applications in Process Engineering. Modular Process Simulators. Introduction to gPROMS for Chemical Engineering. Algebraic Modeling and Optimization. Use of GAMS for Optimal Process Synthesis and Operation. AIMMS for Scheduling of Chemical Plants. Plant Location: Supply Chain Management. Dynamic Optimization in Process Systems.

About the Editor

Mariano Martin Martin, Ph.D is assistant professor of chemical engineering at the Universidad de Salamanca, Spain, already qualified as associate professor by Spanish ANECA. He has been a postdoctoral engineer in modeling and simulation at Procter & Gamble (P&G), Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK, and a Fulbright postdoctoral fellow at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He received the Accesit Mapfre Award in 2003, the Outstanding Ph.D Award from the Universidad de Salamanca in 2008, and the P&G Award for his contributions to modeling and simulation in 2009. His current research interests are in the modeling and optimization of renewable-based processes.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Pharmacology
SCIENCE / Chemistry / Industrial & Technical