• August 3, 2022

    CIVS Supported BP Summer Camps and PNW New Student Orientation

    CIVS supported a number of student activities during the summer in order to introduce young people to the fascination of engineering and to stimulate their interest in engineering. On June […]

  • August 2, 2022

    Student Success Story: Saswot Thapa

    “Application is the best practice to retain knowledge. While working at CIVS, I was able to apply the fundamental engineering theories learned in class which provided me with the crucial […]

  • July 30, 2022

    Presentation at the 33rd Canadian Materials Science Conference

    On July 23, Armin Silaen, an Associate Research Professor in CIVS, delivered a technical presentation at the 33rd Canadian Materials Science Conference in Toronto, Canada. The conference was hosted by […]

  • July 27, 2022

    Student Success Story: Yuchao Chen

    Yuchao Chen, a research assistant in CIVS, received his Doctor of Philosophy degree after successfully defending his dissertation at Purdue University West Lafayette on July 12th, 2022. His doctorate is […]

  • July 25, 2022

    CIVS EAF Research Work Published in Two Top Journals

    Two top journals, the Applied Thermal Engineering (ATE) and the Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B (MMTB), published two research papers entitled “Effect of coherent jet burner on scrap melting in […]

  • July 20, 2022

    CIVS Presents at 2022 Summer Heat Transfer Conference

    Senior Research Engineer Nick Walla gave a presentation about the Lead Reverberatory Furnace model at the ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference (SHTC) 2022 Conference in the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown, Philadelphia, […]

  • July 15, 2022

    CIVS is hiring Research Assistants-Simulation!

    Founded in 2009, the Center for Innovation through Visualization and Simulation (CIVS) is a multidisciplinary center that combines advanced simulation techniques with 3D visualization and virtual-reality technologies. Utilizing state-of-the-art simulation […]

  • July 13, 2022

    NiSource Vice President Visit

    Kelly Carmichael, Vice President of Federal Government Affairs, Environmental, and Sustainability at NiSource visited CIVS on July 8 to discuss ongoing projects, the Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium, and […]

  • July 8, 2022

    CIVS Researchers Visit Charter Steel for Safety Training Simulator

    CIVS Staff and students visited Charter Steel, one of the fifteen members of the Steel Manufacturing Simulation and Visualization Consortium (SMSVC), in Saukville, WI on July 1st, 2022. John Moreland, […]

  • July 5, 2022

    Cleveland-Cliffs Indiana Harbor Tour for U. S. DOE IVBF

    On Monday, June 20, the IVBF project team visited Cleveland-Cliffs Indiana Harbor Blast Furnace No. 7, followed by an afternoon project discussion meeting at CIVS for the U. S. Department […]