CIVS Research Paper Featured in Iron & Steel Technology

The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) was one of six papers to be featured in the December 2014 edition of Iron & Steel Technology. The paper used computational fluid dynamics (CFD) to study the relationship between iron ore reducibility, coke reactivity, and blast furnace operations.  The paper’s findings will help the iron…
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PUC Hosts Simulated Learning Experience for Hammond Students

Article written by Times Staff and published December 31, 2014 on The Times website. [Opens in New Window] HAMMOND | Some 85 Hammond High School students and their teachers visited Purdue University Calumet’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) earlier this month to participate in a simulated learning experience designed to advance insights…
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Hammond High AP Students Explore Nuclear Power

A wide lens shot of the Immersive Theater at the center for innovation showing Chancellor Emeritus Howard Cohen presenting the Distributive Justice project to 19 AP students from Hammond High.

Article written by Lu Ann Franklin, Times Correspondent, and published January 2, 2015 on The Times website. [Opens in New Window] HAMMOND | The dawn of the Atomic Age in the 1940s unleashed a power that could be used to destroy and create. More than 80 Hammond High School students in Advanced Placement English and…
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Purdue Calumet Fosters Innovation Through Real-World Experience

CIVS Director, Chenn Zhou

Article written by Ebony Chappel, published online at http://www.indianaminoritybusinessmagazine.com on October 24, 2014 [Opens in New Window] The vast, complex field of energy consists not only of those who produce it, but also of those who consume and are responsible for the creation and maintenance of suitable methods and conduits through which consumers receive it….
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Tri-state Summit Endeavors to Erase State Lines

December Summit

Article written by Keith Benman, published on December 19, 2014 on the Times website. [Opens in New Window] A tri-state economic development summit at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago attended by 220 people did its level best Friday to erase state borders in a 21-county region for at least a day. “There is no…
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