• May 30, 2020

    CIVS Presented a Webinar on Simulator for Wind Turbine Technician Education

    CIVS will present a webinar on a project being developed for wind turbine technician education on Friday, May 29th, at 1:00PM CST. The webinar is being hosted by the Center For Renewable Energy Advanced Technological Education (CREATE).

  • April 3, 2020

    Purdue, PNW, CES and SOE Announcements on Dr. Zhou being the NIPSCO Distinguished Professor

    Purdue University Northwest and Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) announced that NIPSCO has created an endowment to establish a professorship in Engineering Simulation. Dr. Chenn Zhou will be the first to serve in the newly endowed position.

  • April 3, 2020

    John Luis Estrada Guayta Received PNW & AIST Awards

    Congratulations to CIVS Research Assistant John Luis Estrada Guayta! John was honored on March 6 with the Outstanding Graduate Student Service Award for his commitment and dedication to the development and growth of PNW student community.  John was also a winner of the 2020 Association of Iron and Steel Technology (AIST) Real Steel Student Video […]

  • April 3, 2020

    CIVS Featured on Lakeshore PBS

    CIVS was featured the eleventh episode of the first season of Friends & Neighbors on Lakeshore PBS. Friends & Neighbors is a half-hour long program that explores the diverse set of lives and workplaces in Northwest Indiana. CIVS Senior Research Engineer Tyamo Okosun described CIVS’s work in simulation and visualization during the segment, which is accessible on the Lakeshore […]

  • April 2, 2020

    NIPSCO Endows Professorship at Purdue University Northwest

    In recognition of her scholarship and extraordinary contributions to the university, Chenn Zhou has been named the NIPSCO Distinguished Professor of Engineering Simulation in the College of Engineering and Sciences.

  • April 2, 2020

    CIVS Participates in the PNW Rotary World Affairs Conference

    On Feb 28th, approximately 200 High School Students from Northwest Indiana attended the Rotary World Affairs Conference hosted at PNW. CIVS was chosen as one of three locations on campus to present on this year’s topic: “Using Technology to Energize the World: The Power of Innovation.” Dr. Ty Okosun, Senior Researcher, gave an introduction on […]

  • April 1, 2020

    Record Number of Member Companies attend SMSVC Annual Meeting

    The Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium (SMSVC) held its Fall Semi-Annual Meeting at PNW’s CIVS facilities on November 13-14, 2019. More than 65 attendees, including SMSVC members and CIVS staff, joined together over the successful two-day meeting event.   It drew steel manufacturing engineers and materials/utilities and process professionals from across the globe for […]

  • February 27, 2020

    Gavit Middle School Experiences CIVS

    Students from Gavit Middle School enjoyed software demos and an overview of virtual reality development.

  • February 14, 2020

    Congressman Pete Visclosky Returns to CIVS

    Purdue Northwest made an investment — over a decade ago — and has built on it.” – Congressman Pete Visclosky

  • February 14, 2020

    PNW Hosts ASM Trustee Night

    On Thursday February 13th, Purdue University Northwest hosted the ASM Trustee Night in Hammond, Indiana. Dr. Raymond V. Fryan was the keynote speaker during the dinner. He spoke on, “How Materials Information and Design Integrates with Manufacturing”.