CLEMSON – First, there was Calculus Fight Club, which has been a staple of the College of Science’s department of mathematical sciences since 2015. Next up? Chemistry Fight Club, which is the department of chemistry’s new version of the innovative pre-exam study sessions run by students. And if its first-ever meeting is any indication, Chemistry […]
Students from the College of Science’s department of chemistry hosted an outreach event titled “Fun with Chemistry" that drew more than 150 to Liberty Library.
CLEMSON – Professor Melanie Cooper, the Lappan-Phillips Chair in the department of chemistry at Michigan State University, will return to Clemson University on Feb. 15 as the keynote speaker in the 2018 H. Garth Spencer Endowed Memorial Seminar. Cooper was a long-time faculty member at Clemson University before moving to Michigan State in 2012. Cooper’s […]
LIBERTY – Have you ever wanted to learn how to make a gummy worm? Well, now’s your chance. “Fun with Chemistry,” presented by undergraduate and graduate chemistry students from Clemson University’s College of Science, will teach children 8-13 years old how to do several hands-on experiments and get excited about chemistry. The event will be […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina – The TIGERS ADVANCE Distinguished Speaker Series, created to exhibit the extent of diversity among STEM scientists, has announced its lineup of speakers for the Spring 2018 semester. All talks will be held in the Watt Family Innovation Center auditorium. Robotic engineer Ayanna Howard – Feb. 20, 3-4:15 p.m. Ayanna Howard – […]
CLEMSON – Clemson University chemistry professor R. Kenneth Marcus has been named a Fellow to the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), the organization announced Tuesday. The title recognizes academic inventors who have made an “impact on quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society” with the inventions they’ve patented. In becoming an NAI […]
CLEMSON – Along with the appointment of three new Associate Deans, the Dean’s Office in the College of Science has chosen four other faculty and staff members to lead the College in its ScienceForward initiatives. Nationally renowned scholar, educator and mentor Robert Anholt has been named Director of Faculty Excellence for the College of Science. […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina – Renovated office space and the launch of an emeritus faculty involvement program – Emeritus Scholars – has brought new life to the Emeritus College at Clemson University. When Dwaine Eubanks, professor emeritus of chemistry, was named director of the Emeritus College in May 2016, he knew the statistics about Clemson emeriti […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina – The first-ever disbursement of the Dr. Frederick S. Mandel ’78 Quasi-Endowment has been gifted to six graduate students in the department of chemistry. Announced on Nov. 13, Bukola Saheed, Ashley Dickey, Muskendol Novoa, Htoo Paing, Paige Reed and Khadijatul Kobra are the first recipients of the Mandel Fellowship, a gift established […]
Clemson University professors Kristin Scott, Jeff Anker and Goutam Koley have been accepted as the newest Clemson University School of Health Research (CUSHR) and Greenville Health System Faculty Fellows. Faculty Fellows are tenured faculty members who are embedded in a Greenville Health System (GHS) department for a semester and summer to produce health-related research. Through […]
The Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF) has announced eight researchers will receive fiscal year 2018 Technology Maturation Fund grants to support the last critical step in development needed to move new technologies to the marketplace.
Fundamental research processes that once took days or weeks to perform will now be done in minutes or hours with new equipment at Clemson University that could accelerate the development of medicines, advanced materials and other technologies.
CLEMSON, South Carolina – Joseph Kolis and R. Kenneth Marcus, two faculty members in the department of chemistry, have been awarded titled professorships. Kolis, a professor of inorganic chemistry, is now an endowed professor – the Tobey-Beaudrot Professor of Chemistry. This professorship was made possible by a gift from Paul L. Tobey (class of ’35) […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina – The familiar signs of a research symposium were on view on Sept. 22 when students from the College of Science gathered in the Hendrix Student Center to present the latest results of their independent research. Easels, posters and sharply dressed undergraduate students from the departments of biological sciences, genetics and biochemistry, […]
In a collaboration with the Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL), Clemson University professor Stephen Creager is pursuing basic research that could aid in the disposal or repurposing of radioactive hydrogen isotopes.