A mechanical engineering professor who worked for nearly a decade in the automotive industry before joining Clemson University, where he has mentored dozens of students in the last 19 years, was elected Fellow of SAE International. John Wagner said he was humbled to become a Fellow of SAE International, a global association of more than […]
About 300 students in two Greer schools are beginning to use cutting-edge educational materials to learn the skills they need to land a job in advanced manufacturing, as industry leaders seek a larger pool of highly skilled workers.
Call it the real-life R2-D2. A robot that made its South Carolina debut in Greenville on Monday follows shoppers around a store, just as the lovable “Star Wars” droid followed Luke Skywalker around a galaxy far, far away.
A Clemson University graduate student whose work could help make cars lighter and more fuel efficient will receive $20,000 as the winner of this year’s Hitachi High Technologies Electron Microscopy Annual Fellowship.
As technical chair of the Photovoltaics Sector of Solar Power International (SPI) trade show , Dr. Rajendra Singh, D. Houser Banks Professor in the Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Department of Automotive Engineering, stressed the importance of nanogrids in his opening remark of the technical symposium. Dr. Singh is world-renowned expert […]
A 3.1-mile run that brings together the Clemson University community each fall to promote fun, fitness and fellowship will return Nov. 4 to the South Carolina Botanical Garden.
Julie Martin of Clemson University is serving as program director for engineering education at the National Science Foundation, giving her a nationwide leadership role in creating the next generation of engineers. Martin is based out of the foundation’s headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia but remains associate professor of engineering and science education at Clemson and expects […]
A Clemson University program received an award from a national organization whose mission is to produce a diverse pool of engineers and scientists and to help America maintain its competitive edge. PEER received the 2017 NAMEPA Retention Program Award from the National Association of Multicultural Engineering Programs. The award honors retention programs that have increased […]
A $1-million upgrade to Clemson University’s acclaimed supercomputer, the Palmetto Cluster, is expected to help researchers quicken the pace of scientific discovery and technological innovation in a broad range of fields, from developing new medicines to creating advanced materials.
Heart-attack damage could be repaired with stem cells and tiny “nanowires” as part of a new research project that involves all three of South Carolina’s major research universities and is backed by $1.5 million from the National Institutes of Health. Ying Mei, an assistant professor of bioengineering at Clemson University, is leading the project.
The enduring importance of nuclear energy in South Carolina is underscored by two new grants that together total more than $1 million and bring Clemson University’s five-year tally to $3.9 million under a federal program that supports university research in the field.
Srikanth Pilla of Clemson University is receiving the Outstanding Young Scientist Award from the BioEnvironmental Polymer Society. Pilla, an assistant professor of automotive engineering, was set to accept the award at the society’s 24th annual meeting in Albany, California. His labs and offices are at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research in Greenville. […]
Twenty-three researchers from across the state are coming together to learn more about why students make it through calculus on their way to an engineering degree and why others falter and abandon engineering altogether.
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.