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Yansi Keim
Yansi Keim, a graduate research assistant in cyber forensics, was featured as one of the “12 women of crypto” in Women of Silicon Valley, an online magazine.
Published: August 11, 2020
Hersh Rai Vu discusses design improvements for traditional N95 masks
Hersh Rai, a graduate student in Purdue Polytechnic’s Dept. of Computer and Information Technology, worked with Nicholas Toan-Nang Vu, a graduate student in mechanical engineering, and Eric Dietz, director of Purdue Homeland Security Institute and professor of computer and information...
Published: August 07, 2020
Chloe Chamberlain
Chloe Chamberlain, a 2020 graduate of Purdue Polytechnic’s organizational leadership program, founded Balance Athletica, a Colorado apparel company, with her sister and brother-in-law.
Published: August 05, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for June 2020. Bolded names are Purdue Polytechnic faculty or staff; starred names are the principal investigators.
Published: July 31, 2020
Alejandra Magana
Purdue’s Board of Trustees approved Alejandra Magana, professor of computer and information technology, for the W.C. Furnas Professorship in Enterprise Excellence.
Published: July 15, 2020
A Presso dry-cleaning kiosk in a costume and apparel department (Photo provided)
Nishant Jain and Thibault Corens, graduates of Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Engineering Technology, are offering Presso, a vending machine-like device for dry cleaning garments, to television and film production companies like Disney/Marvel, HBO, CBS and FOX.
Published: July 09, 2020
Maura Gibbons and Jared King
Maura Gibbons and Jared King, students in Purdue Polytechnic’s construction management technology program, served as construction and customer service advocates for the Meredith Hall South and Griffin Hall North building projects.
Published: July 09, 2020
Aircraft Portable Stair and Accessible Loader (CAD design / Yuwei He)
Three teams from the Purdue Polytechnic Institute won first place in three airport challenges at the Transportation Research Board’s annual University Design Competition for Addressing Airport Needs, a design challenge presented by the Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP). Two...
Published: July 02, 2020
Aja Biddings
The first students who participated in Purdue Polytechnic’s advanced global technology minor praised the program for how it opened their eyes to international cultures.
Published: July 02, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for May 2020. Bolded names are Purdue Polytechnic faculty or staff; starred names are the principal investigators.
Published: June 30, 2020
Nadeem Ali
Nadeem Ali went on three internships while earning his mechanical engineering technology degree. Internships help “diversify your experience outside of your book-smarts” and make students especially attractive to future employers, he said.
Published: June 19, 2020
Nathan Kanter
Nathan Kanter, a student double-majoring in data visualization and web programming and design, was awarded top abstract at a Purdue conference for his research into the connection between systematic lupus erythematosus and the progress through puberty during adolescence.
Published: June 08, 2020
Dominic Kao, Dawn Laux and Ida Ngambeki
Purdue’s Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence has selected a project by Dominic Kao, Dawn Laux and Ida Ngambeki for the 2020 Research Project Grant for Assistant Professors.
Published: June 08, 2020
The Pipistrel Sinus aircraft at the Purdue University Airport
Purdue Polytechnic’s School of Aviation and Transportation Technology collaborated with aircraft manufacturer Pipistrel and the Federal Aviation Administration to convert a glider aircraft into an airplane to provide flight training to disabled, would-be pilots.
Published: June 05, 2020
Richard Voyles
Richard Voyles has been named the Daniel C. Lewis Professor in Purdue Polytechnic.
Published: June 05, 2020
Steve Elliott
Purdue Polytechnic’s Steve Elliott was appointed head of the Dept. of Technology Leadership & Innovation.
Published: June 01, 2020
Purdue Polytechnic Research
Funded research awards for April 2020.
Published: May 29, 2020
Daphne Fauber, Natalie McGuckin and Erik Levin
Purdue Polytechnic students are researching collegiate pilots’ lifestyle habits, foundational game theory and Lyme disease instances in cities.
Published: May 18, 2020
Greg Strimel
Greg Strimel, assistant professor of engineering/technology teacher education, was recognized by Purdue Student Life as Advisor of the Year for his work with TEECA (Technology Engineering Education Collegiate Association).
Published: May 12, 2020
A version of Tyvek, the synthetic, waterproof material shown here on a home under construction, can be made into isolation gowns.
Volunteers are needed to cut and sew isolation gowns made of Tyvek, a synthetic, waterproof material, for healthcare workers and first responders.
Published: May 12, 2020