How do I get technical help with my nomination?
Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and a member of Typhoon HIL will contact you.
How do I link obtained certificates with the application for the competition?
HIL Academy certificates of your team members are linked to your competition application in an online application tool at "My Research Group" administration page. The procedure is maximally streamlined: simply insert email address or certificate codes for your group members and save changes. Please note that you must be logged in as an educator and administrator of your research group/institution in order to have access to this page.
How do I obtain Typhoon HIL Specialist certificates?
What are the requirements to be met in order to compete for the prize?
*The certificate is valid for one year from the day the individual gets certificated.
Who can apply for 10 for 10 competition?
The following registered academic organization types or groups can apply for the Typhoon HIL Awards program - 10 for 10 competition:
How to apply for other Academic Program benefits?
All institutions registered for the Typhoon HIL academic program that meet the requirements can apply for internships program for their students, co-financing of conference visits, online academic support services, and onsite hands-on trainings. Applications for these additional benefits of the Academic Program can be submitted by the research group administrator using online application forms.
What support is available for end users (educators and students) in the event of technical problems?
Support services for registered academic institutions and research groups participating in the Academic Program includes the following two types of support:
What training is available for registered academic institutions/research groups?
Registered institutions and/or research groups can apply for onsite hands-on trainings provided by Typhoon HIL specialists using an online application form. On-site trainings are always designed for advanced Typhoon HIL software users. The main prerequisite for all attendees for on-site trainings is to pass introductory online courses at HIL Academy and obtain HIL Specialist certificates before the training.
How do I download VHIL (Virtual HIL) software?
If you have not already done it, register at HIL Academy and enroll in the HIL Specialist Certification course. The download link for your copy of Virtual HIL software is given in the Introduction to the course. VHIL is needed to attend the online courses, develop authored examples and run models in the virtual environment.
What are the terms/conditions and time limits of use?
All academic institutions/research groups registered for the Typhoon HIL Academic Program can use Typhoon HIL academic resources offered at HIL Academy (including VHIL software) at no charge for academic use only.
What is considered “academic use”?