Other Highlights

International Organizations Visit CIVS to Discuss Potential Collaborations

CIVS and U.S. Steel Give Keynote for AIST Midwest Chapter Meeting

CIVS Demonstrates Technologies for Educational Talent Search Students

Innovation Key to Region’s Future, Leaders Say

CIVS Students Win Four Awards at Student Research Day

CIVS Supports Efforts of the Alliance for Regional Development

CIVS Director Presents at 3rd ArcelorMittal CFD and Thermomechanical Days

CIVS Develops Game for Reality University Conference

CIVS and U.S. Steel Give Keynote for AIST Midwest Chapter meeting

Chenn Zhou, Bin Wu of CIVS and Jaime Lash, US Steel at AIST Midwest Chapter Meeting on Apriil 8, 2014

“Process Optimization and Cost Savings for U.S. Steel Provided by the Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation” was the title of the keynote address given by Jamie Lash, a U.S. Steel engineer, Chenn Zhou, CIVS director, and Bin Wu, CIVS research engineer. Representatives from over 300 steel industry companies were present for the AIST Midwest Chapter monthly meeting on April 9th in Merrillville, Indiana.

Innovation Key to Region’s Future, Leaders Say

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In a decade, Northwest Indiana could have a lakefront lined with a high-rises, a convention center and a restaurant with sweeping views.

The Calumet Region could have improved transportation infrastructure, more advanced manufacturing, top-notch job training programs and a highly skilled workforce.

Surveying the Moden Manufacturing Landscape

An article written by ResourceMFG reporter, published in ResourceMFG on March 24, 2014 [Opens in New Window] Manufacturing has gone through many different changes in recent years, and many of the jobs that used to be a staple of the industry have morphed into something new in modern times. The process had some difficulties along…
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CIVS Collaborates with NWI District 1 Homeland Security Information Sharing Working Group (ISWG)

Dr. Chenn Zhou presenting to NWI Homeland Security Group

Dr. Chenn Zhou presenting to NWI Homeland Security Group for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) at Purdue University Calumet hosted ISWG’s monthly meeting on February 7, 2014. The agenda included presentations by Dr. Chenn Zhou, CIVS Director and Barbara Nicolai, Professor, both of Purdue University Calumet.