Product Lifecycle Management Center of Excellence News

PLTW Profile: Meagan Hughes Posted on: February 13, 2018

Meagan Hughes, a graduate teaching assistant in Purdue Polytechnic’s Department of Computer Graphics Technology, credits Project Lead The Way (PLTW) for sparking her interest in graphics, 3-D modeling, and coding.

Action Engineering partnership fosters Model-Based Definition, Product Lifecycle Management training Posted on: February 07, 2018

Action Engineering and the PLM Center of Excellence at Purdue University have entered into an agreement to advance Model-Based Definition (MBD) and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) education for industry.

Institute for Process Excellence partners with Purdue for professional education Posted on: January 30, 2018

The Institute for Process Excellence (IpX) and Purdue University announced a partnership to provide professional education certificate programs for industry clients in product lifecycle management (PLM), configuration management (CM2), and model-based definition (MBD).

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.

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.

Hartman to speak at APICS Posted on: November 08, 2016

Purdue joins 3D PDF consortium Posted on: October 07, 2016

Purdue University is the first university to join the 3D PDF Consortium in the new academia member category.

Hartman named Dauch Family Endowed Professor Posted on: August 26, 2016

The Purdue University Board of Trustees approved naming Nathan Hartman the Dauch Family Endowed Professor in Advanced Manufacturing.

Integrating technology with tradition: advancing advanced manufacturing Posted on: July 20, 2016

It’s no easy task to name the differences between advanced manufacturing and traditional manufacturing. The distinctions are tough to pin down. How, then, does one define advanced manufacturing in the second decade of the new millennium?