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Srikanth Pilla of Clemson University said that cost is the biggest barrier to using more composite materials in automotive manufacturing, but those materials could become more attractive if steel and aluminum prices rise in the wake of new tariffs.
Rajendra K. Bordia of Clemson University was the lead author on an article that was among the top 10 most downloaded papers in the Journal of the American Ceramic Society in recent history. The article had 1,970 downloads as of the end of 2017 and was titled, “Current understanding and future research directions at the […]
A retired Greenville executive who has donated to organizations ranging from the Peace Center to First Presbyterian Church is turning his philanthropic attention to Clemson University, where he is providing the largest donation in history to the chemical and biomolecular engineering department. William Sturgis and his wife, Martha Beth, are contributing $600,000 to create a distinguished professorship in the department.
A professor who is based in Greenville and plays a key role in supplying the automotive industry with engineers is bringing home an honor that goes to a small percentage of mechanical engineers. Beshah Ayalew, professor of automotive engineering at Clemson University, was elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, or ASME.
When it comes to building a career, sharpening razor blades might not be the first thing that comes to mind for most aspiring professionals. But for Martin Lightsey ‘64, that need provided an opportunity that was perfect for his skill set.
Maxime Cavillon of Clemson University is receiving the 2018 Norbert J. Kreidl Award for Young Scholars, the same award his Ph.D. advisor won in 1997. The award recognizes research excellence in glass science among graduate students and comes from the Glass and Optical Materials Division of the American Ceramic Society. Cavillon’s Ph.D. advisor is John […]
Kyle Brinkman of Clemson University is one of the new editors of the Journal of Materials Science. It’s the latest in a string of honors for Brinkman, who is not only a faculty member at Clemson but also a graduate. Brinkman’s new position was announced in an editorial in the journal, saying that he would […]
Cindy Lee, chair of the Department of Engineering and Science Education at Clemson University, is being honored by her alma mater with a Wall of Fame Award. The award comes from the Department of Chemistry at the Colorado School of Mines, where she received her Ph.D. in geochemistry. The chemistry faculty unanimously selected her for […]
Two teams of Clemson University undergraduates are creating devices that could smooth sharp edges on the outside of the International Space Station, making spacewalks safer for astronauts. The two Clemson teams were among 25 across the nation to advance to the testing phase in NASA’s Micro-g NExT program. Each will have a chance this spring […]
Renowned chemist Robert H. Grubbs, who won a Nobel prize for unlocking the door for new customizable polymers and other advanced materials, will speak at Clemson University April 11.
Clemson University will spotlight women throughout the month of March during Women’s History Month.
Clemson University automotive engineering Ph.D. student Ting Zheng and his advisor, Srikanth Pilla, co-authored a paper that made the cover of the journal Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics. The paper appears in Volume 219, Number 4 and is titled “Encapsulating Hydrophilic Solution by PU-PMF Double Component Capsule Based on Water-In-Oil-In-Oil Emulsion Template.” Pilla is an assistant […]
CLEMSON — Miriam Lozneanu extended her cane, signed to her interpreter and headed out the door of the Hendrix Student Center. She went down the steps and crossed the street by herself without a stumble or hesitation. Lozneanu, who is legally blind and partially deaf, is a 23-year-old computer science major at Clemson University. With […]
This Tiger came to Clemson as a graduate student and never left because she loves the environment, teaching and seeing "that light go on" in her students. Learn how she accomplished her goal and made history in the process.
Clemson University professor Sez Atamturktur has been accepted into a national leadership institute focused on the advancement of women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).