Congratulations are pouring in for Clemson University’s Tom Peters, who has been invited to attend a White House summit aimed at shaping federal support for education in the fast-growing fields of science, technology, engineering and math, or STEM.
Joshua Bostwick of Clemson University is launching a new research project that could lead to improved drug delivery techniques and is made possible by one of the nation’s most prestigious awards for junior faculty members. Bostwick, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering, is receiving a $500,000 CAREER award from the National Science Foundation.
Clemson University is returning to Artisphere with its STEAM exhibit for a fifth year, bringing new activities that include a color-changing tutu, shape-shifting materials and art inspired by a student engineering project in Haiti.
Balancing the demands of an engineering major and NCAA Division I tennis would be a challenge for any student, but Daniela Ruiz had another hurdle to overcome when she arrived at Clemson University as a freshman. Not only did Ruiz have to adapt to a new team, courts and competition level, she had to learn […]
New treatments for potentially fatal heart conditions could be ready for patients more quickly and less expensively with the help of a new research project led by Ethan Kung, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Clemson University.
Jake Flynn’s dad was an All-American striker at Appalachian State, so soccer is part of his DNA. These days being a member of Clemson University’s Men’s Club Soccer provides a much-needed outlet from his class work and research as a senior in industrial engineering. “I work in the lab at Freeman Hall until about 7 […]
More than 300 freshmen engineering students had a chance March 27 to network with alumni from top companies in the Watt Family Innovation Center. This year’s Major Discovery Night drew 37 alumni from companies that included ExxonMobil, Michelin, Integrated Support Systems, AECOM, Fluor, and General Electric. The event is hosted annually by the General Engineering […]
Brandon Ross, an assistant professor of civil engineering at Clemson University, is among 23 professors from universities and colleges across the United States who will join the Jewish National Fund’s 2018 Summer Faculty Fellowship Program in Israel. Participants will travel throughout Israel, meeting Israeli professors from their respective disciplines with the same or similar research […]
Joshua Walters, who is pursuing a Ph.D. in bioengineering at Clemson University, recently learned his application to the South Carolina Space Grant Consortium has been selected for funding for a graduate assistantship in the amount of $12,000. The program awards assistantships for graduate study leading to research-based masters or doctoral degrees in the fields of […]
One of the nation’s top honors for graduate students is going to two Clemson University engineers, putting them in the same club as at least eight Nobel Prize winners. Mark Anayee and Aniqa Chowdhury are receiving Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation. The nationally competitive program recruits high-potential, early-career scientists and engineers and […]
Gov. Henry McMaster is honoring a Clemson University researcher who has quickly become a leader in the technology behind composite materials, part of a fast-growing industry that has brought South Carolina thousands of new jobs and investment in the billions of dollars. Srikanth Pilla, the Jenkins Professor of Automotive Engineering and dean’s faculty fellow, is this year’s recipient of the Young Scientist Award for Excellence in Scientific Research.
Several of the college’s top students were honored in April at an awards ceremony in the Madren Conference Center. The honors went to students who were outstanding in several areas, including academics, character, leadership and research. A list of the awards, their winners, hometowns and majors are as follows: […]
Richard Brooks of Clemson University is using the same technology that underpins bitcoin to create a new way of securing data in clinical trials, a project that could make pharmaceuticals safer and cheaper to bring to market. The technology, blockchain, creates a public ledger of data entries that cannot be modified after the fact and […]
South Carolina strengthened its position as a fast-rising force in advanced manufacturing as Xin Zhao became the third Clemson University faculty member in four years to win an award recognizing young engineers who contribute to manufacturing. Zhao, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering, is receiving the Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award from the Detroit-based professional […]
Congratulations poured in from across Clemson University as the President’s Commission on Women honored Kelly Collins with an Outstanding Women Award in the staff category. Collins is chief of staff and operations in the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences. She is the highest-ranking non-faculty staff member in the university’s largest college, an enterprise […]