Dr. Chenn Zhou was awarded Best Paper in the Models and Methods Session at the 8th International Conference on Physical and Numerical Simulation of Materials Processing in Seattle, Washington from October 14-17, 2016. There were nearly 200 experts in the areas of melting, casting, forging, annealing and quenching attending the conference.
Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) is taking its commitment to the community to a new reality through its work producing innovative solutions to industrial and research challenges across Indiana and the nation.
Engineers from Hatch Ltd. (Toronto, Canada) visited the Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation on July 21-22, 2016, to gain more insight on the working of a blast furnace.
The Purdue University Northwest Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) and its collaborators have been awarded an $869,180 grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF) Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program for their project, “Troubleshooting and Safety Simulator for Wind Turbine Technician Education.”
This project will develop and implement a web-based 3-D wind turbine simulator as well as education modules that will help transform teaching practices in community college wind energy programs across the country.
On July 15, 2016, USS executives visited CIVS to get updates on the progress for the seven consortium projects and to discuss future collaboration.
HAMMOND, Ind. – Purdue University Northwest’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) has been selected to become part of a national manufacturing network designed to fuel industry growth and innovation.
As part of the new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (SMII), recently announced by President Obama, the Purdue Northwest CIVS research center joins nearly 200 partners representing academia, industry and non-profits across more than 30 states. The institute’s task is to further the area of advanced manufacturing technology, including a supporting workforce and an education pipeline.
Purdue Northwest – Calumet is an Academic Partner of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition (SMLC). The institute will fuel industry growth nationwide using more than $140 million in public-private investments to develop advanced manufacturing technology and support a workforce and education pipeline. Read the White House Fact Sheet!
The Department of Computer Information Technology and Graphics at Purdue University Northwest – Calumet Campus, hosted a cyber security training camp for students ages, 9-15, June 20 -June 24, 2016. Purdue University Northwest – Calumet Campus, is a designated National Security Agency & Department of Homeland Security, National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyberdefense Education. Opening and […]
The invitation-only forum hosted representatives from Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin, Missouri and Minnesota. In attendance was Indiana Lt. Gov. Eric Holcomb.
A welcome was given by Tomas Diaz de la Rubia, Chief Scientist and Executive Director of the Discovery Park and Purdue University President Mitch Daniels. Díaz de la Rubia said “This Innovation Forum will bring together leaders from federal, state and local governments, industry, national labs, academia, and non-governmental organizations to discuss paths forward to accelerate innovation in the region,”.
On Monday June 6, 2016 the Steel Manufacturing Consortium (SMSVC) held its Semi-Annual project and board meetings at the Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) at Purdue University Northwest – Calumet Campus, in Hammond, Indiana. There were over 30 attendees from the nine consortium members representing steel producers and suppliers from the U.S and Canada.