News for Students

  • Student Worker Employment Opportunity in Visualization September 6, 2013Research assistant positions available for research in the area of Virtual Reality (VR) at The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS), Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, Indiana.
  • Student Worker Employment Opportunity in CFD August 20, 2013Research assistant positions available for research in the area of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) at The Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS), Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, Indiana.
  • Grad student Taifur Rahman honored in Academic Excellence by Purdue Calumet September 13, 2012Md. Taifur Rahman, a native of Dhaka, Bangladesh, took home first place honors last spring from the AISTech 2012 – Association for Iron and Steel Technology (AIST) Conference in Atlanta, Ga. The Purdue Calumet graduate student placed highest in the Graduate Student Poster Contest for his research project titled, “Development and Application for Burden Distribution ...
  • CIVS student Aleksandr Shmagranoff recognized from Class of ’12 May 14, 2012Aleksandr Shmagranoff, Munster — It is unlikely there are many, if any, other mechanical engineering majors who can claim victory in PUC’s annual Intramural Fishing Contest (21-inch walleye in 2009), but his PUC experiences have been varied. He is an ArcelorMittal Scholarship recipient and an Association for Iron and Steel Technology presenter. He also is an ...
  • CIVS Student Wins 1st Place at Steel Conference May 8, 2012Purdue University Calumet graduate student, Md Taifur Rahman, won 1st Place at the 2012 AISTech Graduate Student Poster Contest for his project titled “Development and Application of Burden Distribution Model and Shaft Simulation Model for Blast Furnace”.
  • CIVS Students Win in Campus Research Days 2012 April 2, 2012Some 177 Purdue University Calumet students presented 102 scholarly research projects in the university’s annual Student Research Days on March 29, 2012 and March 30, 2012. Find out more here.
  • Future Engineers from Local Schools Visit PUC & 3D Visualization Center November 14, 2011Build a tower out of spaghetti and gumdrops? Then travel inside a 1000-degree furnace unscathed? These are just some of the highlights of the Engineering Open House on Saturday, November 12, 2011, hosted by the Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) and the Departments of Engineering. One hundred and twenty high school seniors ...
  • PUC Awards $20,600 in Research Grants to 62 Students November 8, 2011Purdue Calumet’s Undergraduate Research Grant Program provides funding for student researchers across university academic units to conduct research with faculty mentors. The program is designed to help students gain insights about their anticipated career, as well as how to develop a project proposal and presentation.
  • CIVS Students Win in Student Research Days April 9, 2011Some 194 Purdue University Calumet students will present their research projects during Student Research Days Thursday (3/31) and Friday (4/1) in the Student Union & Library.
  • Engineering Student and Faculty Win Prestigious International Awards March 14, 2011Twenty-six engineering students and four faculty and research staff members from Purdue University Calumet (PUC) attended the largest annual international steel conference, AISTech 2010 – The Iron & Steel Technology Conference and Exposition, held in Pittsburgh from May 3 to May 6. The event drew more than 5,600 participants.
  • Kicking off the Semester September 8, 2010Purdue University Calumet graduate Xin Shi displays the Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation at a convocation at Purdue University Calumet in Hammond.