Sue Lasser remembers when Tillman Hall was “packed to the rafters” to memorialize Miranda White, who died less than a year after graduating from Clemson University with a degree in chemistry. “She was loved,” said Lasser, the former director of PEER. “She was a warm and engaging and caring and funny and bright personality. She […]
Clemson University is part of a team that is receiving $10 million from the National Science Foundation to help build what experts call a “cloud computing system,” bringing the total funding to $20 million since 2014.
The quick rise of electric cars amid a global crackdown on tailpipe emissions is driving Clemson University to strengthen ties to India in a series of moves that some officials said could lead to new businesses in South Carolina.
A computer- and network-security expert who has been called a role model for women in STEM disciplines is the winner of an award that each year recognizes an outstanding postdoctoral fellow at Clemson University. Lu Yu, of the Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, is receiving the Clemson University Postdoctoral Award. It recognizes outstanding […]
The historic eclipse that will cut across the nation on Aug. 21 will give Clemson University researchers and industry collaborators a chance to study what happens when solar panels suddenly quit generating energy.
Clemson University alumnus C. Joel Sprague has received ASTM International’s top annual award. Sprague, who received his Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Clemson, is senior engineer and southeast region manager with TRI/Environmental in Greenville. He previously held positions with Sprague & Sprague Consulting Engineers, Nicolon Corp., Hoechst Celanese Corp., and Duke Power Co. […]
Sarah W. Harcum of Clemson University is leading a team that has received $6 million for research that could help lower the cost of several drugs that run into the thousands of dollars per treatment and fight some of the world’s most debilitating ailments.
Fast growth in the state’s automotive industry is one of the driving forces behind a new Clemson University program that gives workers an opportunity to stay on the job while learning the skills they need to advance their careers and earn higher pay.
The 500 students who study civil engineering at Clemson University and the 28 faculty members who teach it can expect changes as part of a groundbreaking restructuring that is backed by $2 million from the National Science Foundation. The project will be the first major restructuring of the Glenn Department of Civil Engineering in 50 years and is aimed at creating a model for academic departments around the nation to follow.
Tony Elliott returned to his engineering roots on July 13 when he spoke to about 50 incoming freshmen who are getting a head start on campus life as part of a program made possible in part by Duke Energy. Elliott is co-offensive coordinator and running backs coach for the Clemson Tigers, but his connection to […]
Duke Energy is continuing to support two separate Clemson University summer programs for middle school girls and incoming university freshmen this year with an $85,000 grant from the Duke Energy Foundation. Both programs are aimed at increasing diversity in the pipeline that carries talent from the classroom to the workplace.
The integrated circuits-based information technology (IT) revolution that started in the 20th century is still playing a very important role in every aspect of human lives in the 21st century. The success of the mobile phone revolution has been largely due to the availability of ultra-high performance and affordable cost of lithium ion batteries. The […]
A Clemson University automotive engineer who was called “an exceptional and gifted young scientist” is receiving SAE’s 2017 Young Industry Leadership Award, the latest in a string of honors for him. Srikanth Pilla is an assistant professor of automotive engineering who is based at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research in Greenville. The […]
Jason Eppley has been named to the American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina (ACEC-SC) board. New board members were elected at the ACEC-SC annual meeting in Myrtle Beach. Eppley received his Master of Engineering in civil engineering and Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Clemson University. Eppley serves as chief operating officer […]
Clemson University graduate Michael V. Horton has been named 2017 Engineer of the Year by the South Carolina Section of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Horton obtained his Master of Engineering in applied fluid mechanics and Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Clemson University. Each year, this award is presented to the engineer […]