Product Lifecycle Management Center of Excellence

Product Lifecycle Management Center

The Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Center is an interdisciplinary research center at Purdue University. The center fuses the talents and resources of experts from the Purdue Polytechnic Institute, the colleges of Engineering and Science and Krannert School of Management into a single focused entity that serves as an industry resource. Through research, training and implementation of product lifecycle management, the center provides its partners in business and industry with knowledge and tools to improve their bottom line. 

PLM CERTIFICATE

» Make better business decisions
» Manage prod. from concept to disposal
» Create a competitive advantage
» Keep up with the latest industry practices

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MBD CERTIFICATE

» Streamline prod. development process
» Reduce errors in manufacturing
» Create a competitive advantage
» Keep up with the latest industry practices

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Recent PLM News

Big Idea Challenge win funds research in smart manufacturing Posted on: April 06, 2017

Nathan Hartman, Dauch Family Professor for Advanced Manufacturing and associate head of the Department of Computer Graphics Technology, has been named a Discovery Park Big Idea Challenge winner.

Manufacturers discuss data, PLM for better decisions Posted on: November 30, 2016

Hartman researches how to best share information in 3D models Posted on: November 17, 2016

Manufacturers are moving from paper drawings to digital models of their products and parts. The ability to include more data within these models has created some concerns within the manufacturing industry.