CEP: April 2006 Back in January of last year, Dr. Herbert W. Cooper, president of Dynalytics, Inc., gave a very insightful presentation at the AIChE New York local section meeting titled, "Worldwide Energy Interruption: Can it happen? What would be the impact? How can your company prepare?"... Share Addressing Energy Supply Vulnerabilities April2006Critical IssuesHerbert W. CooperCan a mega-worldwide energy interruption occur? The perfect storm may be brewing with such events as natural disasters, acts of terrorism and international disputes. This article explains how your company can prepare to effectively handle an energy... Reactor Selection: Plug Flow or Continuously Stirred Tank? April2006Reactions and SeparationsProfessor David Glasser, David Milne, David Glasser, Diane Hildebrandt and Brendon Hausberger Use this graphical technique to choose a reactor configuration based on optimizing residence time. Designing Resilient Engineered Systems April2006SafetySusan M. MitchellBy viewing resiliency as a property of complex systems, it may be possible to develop resilient systems that can withstand unanticipated failures without disastrous consequences. Safe, Reliable Options for Handling Pressurized Gases April2006Fluids and Solids HandlingPeter Van Buskirk, Karl OlanderInnovative gas packaging has potential to significantly lower risk, reduce operating costs and improve gas distribution reliability. Copyright Permissions: Would you like to reuse content from CEP Magazine or purchase an article reprint? Learn more about Reprints and Permissions.