CIVS Stands Out at AISTech 2015

A dinner banquet setting at the conference showing a panel on stage with an award on the screen.

The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation is representing and recruiting members for the Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium at AISTech 2015.

CIVS Administrative Assistant Wins Award

Linda Robinson

CIVS is very proud to congratulate Linda Robinson for receiving the 2015 Outstanding Operations Technical Employee of the Year. The award was presented at Purdue Calumet’s annual Faculty and Staff service recognition luncheon held on April 24. Linda has served as Administrative Assistant at CIVS since 2010. She is a campus leader, currently serving as vice chair of APSAC (Administrative and Professional Staff Advisory Committee) and serving on the University’s unification committee. She will receive a plaque, a parking space, and a monetary award.

Excerpt from her nomination: “Linda is thoughtful, hardworking, and very deserving of this award. She constantly shows motivation and a strong will to help CIVS and the university succeed in our missions. Through her efforts and leadership in CIVS, APSAC, and on the unification committee, she helps us shine and inspires others to do the same.”

Steel Consortium will be showcased at AISTech 2015 in CIVS Booth #1346

CIVS hosts a booth at AISTech 2014

The Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium (SMSVC) will host a booth at the AISTech 2015 conference at the Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio from May 4th – 6th. This international conference is expected to draw more than 8,000 people along with over 500 exhibiting companies.

CIVS Aids NWI Counselors

CIVS student Neftali Arteaga demonstrates the Oculus Rift to an educator.

HAMMOND | Educators from across Northwest Indiana on Friday donned 3-D glasses at Purdue University Calumet’s Center for Innovation Through Visualization and Simulation as they peered at images of a U.S. Steel Virtual Blast Furnace.

Gary Wirt-Emerson Principal Adrian Richie said this is the industry of the future. These are the kinds of jobs our students will be looking at in the future in Northwest Indiana, he said.

CIVS Wins Big at Student Research Day 2015

Presenter Xiang Liu stands before a Powerpoint slideshow detailing the results of his wind turbine project.

The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation was represented by 26 undergraduate and graduate projects this year, including 2 collaborations, at Student Research Day 2015. Four of those projects won awards: 2nd Place Undergraduate Oral PresentationNicole Bandy, Liyuan Gong – “Evaluation of 3D Printing Design and Process” 3rd Place Undergraduate Poster Presentation (College of Business in…
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