Computer-aided design for chemical engineers

  • P. P. Stainthorp


The areas in which chemical engineers are increasingly using computers as design aids are reviewed.

The importance of training chemical engineering students in computer-aided design methodology is stressed and the implications for the computing resource requirements are examined.

Experiences with an interactive multi-terminal system are described as is the development of a general design tutoring package for chemical engineers. Some of the problems of constructing, transferring, and maintaining the package are discussed.


Chemical Engineer Chemical Engineering Computing Resource Requirement Interactive Terminal Conceptual Arrangement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. P. Stainthorp
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Civil and Structural EngineeringUMISTUK

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