Arthur Westerberg — EDRC Director (1986–1989)


Arthur Westerberg retired in May 2004, from his position as the John E. Swearingen and University Professor of Chemical Engineering. He joined CMU in 1976, after serving for nine years on the faculty at the University of Florida. At Carnegie Mellon he has also served as the director of the Design Research Center (1978–1980), head of Chemical Engineering (1980–1983) and director of the Engineering Research Center (1986–1989). Coauthor of two books, he has over 150 publications in the area of process systems engineering, specifically in design synthesis, simulation, optimization and information management. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering.