Science Olympiad

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The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation’s own Mike Wang and Matt Grahovac presented the many technologies and capabilities available at the center to the participants of the regional Science Olympiad at Purdue University Calumet.

U. S. Steel Ironmakers Visit CIVS

The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation helped train engineers, technicians, and operators from the steel industry as a part of the annual U. S. Steel Ironmaking Academy Wednesday. The trainees were exposed to models and simulations of many different facets of the blast furnace including the shaft, pulverized coal injection, the hearth, and the…
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CIVS and Purdue Calumet featured in Canstruction Video

During Summer 2014, CIVS and Purdue University Calumet worked with United Way, Congressman Pete Visclosky, and the Food Bank of Northwest Indiana to host a “Canstruction” event, which involved a competition between groups of area youth to build 7-foot structures out of canned goods, which were later donated to the Food Bank. CIVS taught kids about 3D…
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CIVS Hosts Demonstration in Hope of Encouraging STEM Education

The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation hosted Boy Scout Troop 276 and demonstrated some of the center’s many technological capabilities on Tuesday, Jan. 13. The demo included an introduction to visualization and simulation, exposure to 3D printing technology and its applications, and video game design. The center hopes to encourage the scouts to…
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Purdue University Calumet 2014 Year in Review

Several unprecedented national achievements, the awarding of its 50,000th degree and preliminary planning to unify with Purdue University North Central highlighted a momentous 2014 for Purdue University Calumet.