• August 11, 2020

    Congratulation to CIVS Graduate: Justin Heffron

    Congratulations to Justin Heffron, former graduate research assistant CIVS of 3 1/2 years! He has just completed his M.S. in Computer Graphic Technology from Purdue West Lafayette this passing Spring 2020 semester.

  • 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”.

  • February 13, 2020

    NIPSCO Representatives Visit CIVS

    Vice President of Safety Technology at NIPSCO, Russ Viater visited CIVS on Wednesday, February 12th. The purpose of his appointment was for reviewing the virtual safety training simulators and discuss they might be potentially used at NIPSCO.

  • February 12, 2020

    PNW Students Network at AIST Dinner

    Students from CIVS and the Purdue Northwest attended the monthly AIST Dinner Meeting held at the Avalon Manor in Merrillville, Indiana, on Tuesday, February 11, 2020

  • February 7, 2020

    CIVS Visited by Cleveland Cliffs

    Director of Safety and Loss Control, Bryan Baird CMSP from (SMSVC Member)  visited CIVS on Tuesday, January 28th to try out virtual safety training simulators and discuss they might be potentially used at Indiana Harbor.

  • February 5, 2020

    ArcelorMittal Visits CIVS

    Safety personnel from ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor visited CIVS on Monday, Feburary 3 to try out virtual safety training simulators and discuss they might be potentially used at Indiana Harbor.

  • January 28, 2020

    First NSF RET Site in Northwest Indiana

    A Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) Site will be established at Purdue University Northwest (PNW)’s Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) and Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium (SMSVC). 

  • January 28, 2020

    RET Summer Program for Teachers Application Deadline is Approaching – February 14

    Application (View full details at: https://www.temp.pnw.edu/ret) The application must be submitted online by 5 PM on February 14, 2020. The application should include: a resume showing the courses the applicant teaches a letter of support from the high school principal or chair of the department, and a personal statement/essay (up to two pages) describing teaching philosophy; […]

  • January 27, 2020

    CIVS Demos for Boy Scouts and NWI Middle School Students

    CIVS students Joel Godinez and Lei Zhou gave a walk through to Boy Scout Troop 276 on January 21st. Joel discussed simulation and visualization and how they can be used together to solve real world problems in a PowerPoint presentation.