Summary of PASI 2008 09/03/08 Jeonghwa Moon Laboratory for Product and Process Design, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60607, U.S.A.
PASI? • The PASI2008 workshop is • aimed at advanced graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and young researchers in the area of Process Systems Engineering under the Pan American Advanced Studies Institute (PASI) Program from the Americas. • Funding for this PASI • National Science Foundation, and the Department of Energy . • The dates and location are August 12-21, 2008 , Mar del Plata, Argentina. • Areas • Advanced Modeling Tools. • Biosystems Engineering • Multiscale Design of New Materials • Complex Engineering Systems • Sustainability • New Energy Systems • Enterprise-wide Optimization
Schedule • Saturday, August 16: Design and Analysis of Complex Engineering Systems • Complex distillation systems: Pio Aguirre • Crystal Engineering for Product and Process Design: Mike Doherty.Process Design for Mineral Operations: Luis Cisternas • Eutrophication control in lakes and reservoirs using simultaneous dynamic optimization approaches: Soledad Diaz • Monday, August 18: Design of Chemical Processes for Sustainability • Sustainability in the Chemical and Energy Industries: Jeff Siirola • Green Chemistry in Process Engineering: Ofelia de Queiroz F. Araújo • Life Cycle Impact Assessment: a tool in process system engineering. Maite Eliceche • Tuesday, August 19: New Energy Systems • Energy Systems Analysis: Rakesh Agrawal, • Modeling and Optimization of Biorefineries: Mario Eden • Product and Process System Design Methodologies for Engineering the Forest Biorefinery: Paul Stuart • Wednesday, August 20: Enterprise-wide Optimization • Enterprise-wide Optimization: Strategies for Integration and Uncertainty: Ignacio Grossmann • Oil Pipeline Logistics: Jaime Cerdá • Simultaneous Scheduling and Control of Multi-Grade Polymerization Reactors: Antonio Flores-TlacuahuacThursday, August21: Panel discussions and summary • Tuesday, August 12: Advanced Modeling Tools • Hybrid Systems: Paul Barton • Tutorial on Equation-Oriented Dynamic Simulation using EMSO: Argimiro Secchi • Disjunctive Optimization Tools: Aldo Vecchietti. • Wednesday, August 13: Biosystems Engineering I • Protein Folding, De Novo Protein Design, and Signal Transduction Networks: Chris Floudas • Biotechnology research for biomass-based products other than bioethanol: Telma Teixeira Franco • Is there a Rational Method to Purify Proteins? from Expert Systems to Proteomics: Maria Elena Linequeo • Thursday, August 14: Biosystems Engineering II • Regulatory networks and biomedical control: Frank Doyle • Bioengineering challenges of solid-state cultivation: David Mitchell • Bioprocess Control: from sensor selection to optimized control action: Jorge O. Trierweiler • Friday, August 15: Multiscale Design of New Materials • Cyberinfrastructure enabled Molecular Products Design and Engineering, Venkat Venkatsubramanian • Molecular and Multiscale Modeling in Materials Design, Martha Grover Gallivan • Analysis of complex reaction networks using mathematical programming approaches: Marianthi Ierapetritou
Biosystem II-Frank Doyle • Frank Doyle • Overview of system biology • relatively new biological study field • focuses on the systematic study of complex interactions in biological systems, • to understand better the entirety of processes that happen in a biological system. • Modeling, simulation, control ...