TO: cast10 subscribers

FROM: Peter Rony and Karl Schnelle, Editors

This CAST newsletter - - celebrates 
our 30th Anniversary.  Both our very first and our last Chair have written 
their reflections on being Chair of the CAST Division.   We are publishing 
other Chairs' comments as well and will continue to do so in future 
newsletters.  In addition, we have a lot of news about CAST Award winners 
as well as the CAST Banquet held at the last AIChE Annual Meeting.  The 
Table of Contents is included below.

  The Birth of the CAST Division by Vern Sterba 
  “More Reflections” by Past CAST Division Chairs 
  Knowledge Management and Organizational Learning by Vince Grassi 
  2007 CAST Directors' Award 
  2008 CAST Award Winners 
  Award Introduction by Wayne Bequette 
  2008 Computing in Chemical Engineering Award Lecture 
    by Yannis Kevrekidis 
  Photos from the 2008 CAST Awards Dinner by Karl Schnelle 
  CAST Election Results by Jeff Logsdon and Bhavik Bakshi 
  2008 CAST Directors' Award by Martha Grover 
  2008 Student Travel Grants Awarded by Ray Adomaitis 
  AIChE Centennial Student Video Contest 

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