VACCINE In The News
April 20, 2012
As part of the Great Lakes Recreational Boating and Water Safety Campaign Plan for the U.S. Coast Guard’s Ninth District, the VACCINE Center at Purdue University developed sophisticated modeling tools and a technology called cgSARVA which allowed the Coast Guard to identify the highest areas of swimmer deaths in the Great Lakes and detect patterns of when deaths occurred. More info in the following link.
May 20, 2013
Purdue graduate students contributed to the development of a program to advance recovery from a hurricane. Researchers at Purdue with Visual Analytics for Command, Control and Interoperability Environments (VACCINE), part of the Purdue Research Park, developed a system to increase efficiency in United States Coast Guard operations called Coast Guard Search and Rescue Visual Analytics, also known as cgSARVA. David Ebert, director of VACCINE, said the system allows the United States Coast Guard to be more aware of their resources.Read Full Story
May 7, 2013
In efforts to prioritize and efficiently manage the repair of boats and stations damaged by Superstorm Sandy, the U.S. Coast Guard has accredited a system called Coast Guard Search and Rescue Visual Analytics (cgSARVA) developed in collaboration with Purdue University. The Coast Guard accredited the system on April 22, 2013, at its headquarters in Washington, D.C.Read Full Story