Clemson’s College of Engineering and Science is known for a strong emphasis in collaborative research and career preparation.
Another year and another class of Clemson students are graduating and heading out to make their mark on the world. We will miss them, but are equally excited to see what they accomplish next.
Emily Thompson's sensible flats are firmly planted on terra firma. She'll graduate in May as one of Clemson's most-decorated physics undergraduates ever, racking up honors from a Goldwater Fellowship to an Astronaut Scholarship and "every award available to her at Clemson," according to Mark Leising, the interim dean of the new College of Science.
The inaugural Greenville Innovation Summit recently brought together more than 100 high school students, and organizers are planning future events. The two-day summit in downtown Greenville was aimed at immersing high school students in the innovation occurring in four of the state’s most thriving industries: advanced manufacturing, healthcare, information technology and agribusiness. Justin Shaw, who […]
The visual effects that help make films such as “Avatar” and “The Hobbit” trilogy come to life will take center stage on May 3 when four-time Academy Award winner Joe Letteri visits Clemson University. Letteri, the senior VFX supervisor at Weta Digital, has been at the forefront of many modern techniques and specializes in the […]
A family with three generations of Clemson University alumni has given $1 million to the school to benefit engineering, arts and humanities, and the library, all integral parts of their collegiate experience,
A workshop that is drawing participants from at least 11 countries to exchange the latest ideas on materials and devices that emit light will be held in Greenville, thanks two two Clemson University faculty members. This is the first time in its 11-year history that the International Workshop on Photoluminescence in Rare Earths: Photonic Materials […]
A group of Clemson University students believes everyone should have access to healthy foods. The students are developing Tiger Gardens to demonstrate how healthy vegetables can be grown anywhere, even on concrete.
Matt Doyle '16, a student from Connecticut, never dreamt of attending an out-of-state school. However, in 2012, Chuck '82 and Sue Fish made a commitment to establish an endowed fund, ultimately to provide engineering students from out-of-state with a great college experience. This commitment originated with the Chuck ’82 and Sue Fish Annual Engineering Scholarship, which they have been funding over a four-year period. Thanks to the couple's commitment, students like Matt Doyle can achieve goals they once thought weren’t possible.
Yue “Sophie” Wang, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering, has been awarded the Warren H. Owen-Duke Energy Assistant Professorship of Engineering. The assistant professorship supports faculty members in the departments of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering. It was originally established by employees of what was then Duke Power Company in 1989 in honor […]
An improvement for knee replacements, high-powered optical fibers and materials for more powerful batteries were among the 16 innovations Clemson University researchers received patents for in 2015.
A junior chemistry major has won a Goldwater Scholarship, helping propel Clemson University’s 10-year tally beyond several highly respected institutions, including the California Institute of Technology, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of California, Berkeley.
Brian Dean and Jacob Sorber, who are both in the School of Computing, are the latest winners of Dean’s Professorship Awards. Anand Gramopadhye, the dean of the College of Engineering and Science, established the award to recognize and provide funding for high-performing faculty members. “Congratulations to Drs. Dean and Sorber,” Gramopadhye said. “The award recognizes […]
Faculty-led teams in partnership with Greenville Health System are tackling some of the greatest health challenges facing the state and nation, such as childhood obesity, prenatal care, vascular care, treatment of orthopaedic injuries, helping soldiers transition to civilian life, infirmities related to aging and health disparities.
A Clemson University chemistry professor who takes immense pride in producing high-impact Ph.D. graduates is among the newest fellows in the Society for Applied Spectroscopy. The award recognizes Ken Marcus’ outstanding contributions to spectroscopy and science and his service to the society. His latest honor makes him a Fellow in three separate professional organizations. Marcus […]
James R. Martin has been named the first holder of the Robert Benmosche Endowed Professorship in Risk Engineering and Systems Analytics as part of Clemson University’s collaboration with American International Group Inc. (AIG).