On June 7, Dr Steve Zitney, Research Group Leader at National Energy Technology Laboratory (US DOE) gave a presentation on “Using CFD in Advanced Process Engineering Co-Simulations of Power Generation Systems” at the Fluent 2005 North American CFD Summit in Dearborn, Michigan. Steve highlighted the use of the CAPE-OPEN standard for coupling CFD and process simulation in a session on “Multi-Disciplinary Co-Simulation” attended by approximately 60 people..