National News Highlights CIVS’ NIST Award for Steel Consortium

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Purdue Calumet’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) last week received a $480,000 federal grant to launch a consortium that will benefit the steel industry. The two-year grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) was announced May 8. Please see related stories below and click on link for additional details….
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Professionals to Watch: Chenn Zhou

Article written by Lesly Baily, NWI Times Correspondent, published on their website, nwitimes.com From blast furnaces to French poetry, CIVS Director Chenn Zhou and her team are looking at the world in a virtual and innovative way. Purdue University Calumet’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation is a research center that brings together education…
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PUC Partnership Gives HAST Students a Chance to Shine

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Article written by Sue Ellen Ross, Post-Tribune Correspondent, published on their website, posttrib.suntimes.com HAMMOND | Partnerships are beneficial in many ways, and a unique affiliation between Purdue University Calumet and the Hammond Academy of Science and Technology (HAST) was the basis for a recent showcase of STEM-related student projects. Working with PUC engineering graduate students…
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CIVS Students Take 1st Place at AISTech 2014 Steel Conference

CIVS undergraduate students, Hannah Amor, Stephen Builta and Michael Garcia, won 1st Place at the 2014 AISTech (Association for Iron and Steel Technology) Conference, Undergraduate Student Project Presentation Contest with students from University of Illinois at Urbana‑Champaign and the University of Toronto taking 2nd and 3rd Place. The competition was held on Monday, May 5 in…
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