A team that has included more than 85 researchers from three South Carolina universities is receiving $2 million to continue investigating how buried nuclear waste would react with soil and groundwater if it were to leak into the environment.
A Clemson University graduate has returned to his alma mater as one of the nation’s few professors to specialize in protecting the electrical grid and other power systems from disturbances that can lead to blackouts. Sukumar Brahma, who received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Clemson in 2003, is the new SCE&G Distinguished Professor of […]
Joshua Summers, a professor of mechanical engineering at Clemson University, is the winner of the 2018 Kos Ishii-Toshiba Award given by the American Society for Mechanical Engineers Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle committee. The award recognizes “sustained and meritorious contributions to design for manufacturing and the life cycle.” Summers is the co-director of […]
One of South Carolina’s most scenic 5K road races is returning to Clemson University for a fifth consecutive year, bringing the promise of beautiful fall colors, friendly competition and a chance to support student organizations. The Clemson Fit Run will be held at 9 a.m. on Oct. 27 in the South Carolina Botanical Garden off […]
Seven faculty members received awards and several others were recognized for tenure, promotions and other achievements at a Sept. 7 gala at the Owen Pavilion just off Lake Hartwell. The award winners were Kyle Brinkman, Ashley Childers, Brian Powell, Kevin Taaffe, Lawrence Fredendall, Joshua Summers and Delphine Dean. The awards ceremony is an annual event […]
A skills gap that could leave as many as 2 million manufacturing jobs unfilled by 2025 is one of the driving forces behind a new Clemson University program that for the first time matches graduate students with technical college students on an assembly line built for research.
Clemson University researchers said a new partnership with one of India’s top engineering universities will lead to new medical devices, sensors and startup companies while helping educate leaders and entrepreneurs for the global health care industry. Clemson is joining with the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi to create the Center for Innovative Medical Devices and Sensors.
Two teams of Clemson University bioengineering students each won $15,000 and two teams received honorable mentions in the 2018 Design by Biomedical Undergraduate Teams Challenge. The Voyager team took second place, and Concentracizor 4 (C4) won the challenge’s Venture Prize. Organic Medical and Supreme Endoscopy, both of Clemson, received honorable mentions. All teams were spotlighted […]
Clemson University served as a launching pad for Vanessa Ellerbe Wyche, whose barrier-breaking career has positioned her as the first African American to serve as deputy director of NASA’s Johnson Space Center. She is literally shooting for the moon and beyond in her new job, as NASA prepares to launch astronauts from Florida and for […]
Clemson University’s PEER & WISE program is receiving the 2018 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the largest and oldest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education. The Inspiring Programs in STEM Award honors colleges and universities that encourage and assist students from underrepresented groups to enter the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
An accomplished scholar whose research is advancing cybersecurity in a world of growing threats was installed Aug. 20 as the C. Tycho Howle Chair in Collaborative Computing Environments at Clemson University. Sally A. McKee was honored during convocation at Littlejohn Coliseum.
Clemson fans celebrated in March when the men’s basketball team made the Sweet Sixteen for the first time in 21 years. A group of Tigers has made the Sweet Sixteen again, except this time it was in the lab instead of on the basketball court. A team from Clemson University’s Glenn Department of Civil Engineering […]
Cybersecurity researchers from around the world will have a chance this fall to hear about two separate Clemson University research projects conducted by Ph.D. students studying under Hongxin Hu. Wenbo Ding and Hongda Li have had their papers accepted by the 25th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security, also known as ACM CCS, said […]
Five students from the Clemson University rocket team recently went to a NASA workshop at the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. They were accompanied by Garrett Pataky, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering. The week-long workshop was part of the RockOn! program. Working in two teams, students soldered and assembled payloads to measure temperature, acceleration, […]
Haley Jones of Clemson University is receiving the Connelly/Perkins Graduate Fellowship from the AATCC Foundation. Jones, who is from Summerville, received her Bachelor of Science in materials science and engineering in May and is now a graduate student. She is studying under Stephen Foulger, the Gregg-Graniteville Endowed Chair and Professor. The foundation providing the fellowship […]