Facing a feral hog problem on a massive military installation in Texas, the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center-Environmental Laboratory sought out the expertise of Clemson University scientists to help solve the quandary.
Being your team’s go-to person for sharing market intelligence comes at a price, according to research conducted by a Clemson University marketing researcher. Recently published research by Ryan Mullins, associate professor of marketing in Clemson’s College of Business, examined intelligence gathering and sharing among marketing professionals at a Fortune 1000 company. The results showed that […]
Twelve years of marriage, three kids, four cross-country moves…one happy (Clemson) family. Meet Andrew Whitehead. Title: Assistant professor of sociology Years at Clemson: Four What I do at Clemson: I teach sociology courses in the sociology, anthropology and criminal justice department. I also spend a good deal of my time conducting research. I primarily study […]
Cyberattacks with the potential to expose sensitive information and cripple basic services could start with what would seem to be the most harmless of computer functions. Timekeeping. It’s a vulnerability that has raised growing concerns as more homes, businesses, utilities and other critical services rely on the internet and GPS to function, and each week […]
Dogs with merle-patterned coats are special. Leigh Anne Clark, an associate professor of genetics at Clemson University, explains why, and how. She studies the genetics of dogs, including dogs like her own, Watson. Among her various discoveries is an insertion in the SILV gene that explains pigmentation.
We see what faculty do. The results of their research often touches thousands, if not millions, of lives. But why do they do what they do? What inspires them? What motivates them? Behind the Research is a video profile series that answers those questions and teaches us about the researcher, as well as the research. […]
Director of Clemson’s Institute for Parks Bob Powell, psychology graduate student Drew Morris and Clemson psychology professor June Pilcher recently joined forces to study how the cold affects an individual mentally.
Radiation often gets a bad rap, but bioengineer Delphine Dean is studying how low doses of radiation could be used to kill cancer cells without harming healthy cells. A recent study, published in PLOS ONE, describes how Dean’s team used a novel x-ray florescence irradiation system to help identify the right energy and dosage to use.
CHICAGO, Illinois — Despite the many impressive discoveries humans have made about the universe, scientists are still unsure about the birth story of our solar system. Scientists with the University of Chicago and Clemson University have laid out a comprehensive theory for how our solar system could have formed in the wind-blown bubbles around a […]
CLEMSON, South Carolina — Former Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson famously played in a 2014 game with a torn ACL. This season, he was burning up the NFL record book when the ACL in his other knee snapped, ending his season and breaking the hearts of tens of thousands of fans. The former Clemson University star […]
Teamwork and leadership are important on any mission, but when the mission is in orbit around Earth, or a multi-year trip to Mars, personalities and styles are magnified. Marissa Shuffler applies the science of industrial and organizational psychology to provide research-based solutions and strategies for NASA, the military and other organizations. A CAREER Award from the National […]
As 2017 comes to an end, let’s take a moment to reflect on the many ways Clemson continues to make its mark as a leader in education, innovative research and athletics.
Researchers from Clemson University are using football to battle the persistent damage brought on by dementia. Faculty and graduate student researchers are studying the effectiveness of a reminiscence therapy program that uses memories associated with Clemson football to address many of the debilitating effects of dementia.
The Clemson Caribbean Initiative (CCI) has awarded five interdisciplinary seed grants totaling $50,000 to teams of Clemson faculty to help advance their research and scholarship, teaching and service in the Caribbean region.
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 […]