In 2020, young car buyers of Generation Z will be shopping for vehicles that make their entrepreneurial, mobile lifestyles easier. They'll want something like the uBox, an urban utility, activity concept vehicle unveiled Tuesday at the Society for Automotive Engineers World Congress in Detroit. uBox is the sixth concept car in the Deep Orange series, a collaboration between graduate automotive engineering students at Clemson University, transportation design students at ArtCenter College of Design and auto industry partners.
Thanks in part to a $2.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, Liwei Chen, an assistant professor of public health sciences at Clemson University, and Amy Crockett, an obstetrician and gynecologist at the Greenville Health System, are working together to explore the effectiveness of prenatal group therapy. So far the results of their research […]
Clemson University has launched a new video series that puts experts on your screen when and where you want them. "On the Table," a public policy series from ClemsonTV, tackles such tough subjects as concussions in sports, the role of technology in our lives and health screening disparities, providing in-depth discussion from leading researchers and scholars who are members of the Clemson faculty.
Women who began having menstrual cycles at a younger age are at greater risk of developing gestational diabetes, a disease affecting up to 7 percent of pregnant women that can cause babies to develop type 2 diabetes and other complications, new research shows.
Clemson University has appointed Tanju Karanfil to a two-year term as vice president for research, effective Feb. 1. Karanfil replaces Larry Dooley, who is retiring in May after three years as interim vice president for research and a 31-year career at Clemson
Clemson University and the Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL) Tuesday signed an agreement to shape future scientific endeavors of the National Lab, a Department of Energy facility in Aiken that focuses on detecting, processing and disposing of nuclear waste; and remediating and reducing the risk of environmental exposure.
From the first doctoral degree awarded in 1955 in plant pathology to Donald Peterson of Ludington, Michigan — when "a reading knowledge" of French and German was required for plant pathology and Coach Frank Howard led the Tigers to a 7-3 record — to today, Clemson has awarded 4,534 Ph.D. sheepskins.
Clemson University has become an affiliate member of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, becoming the only university in the Southeast and one of only 10 in the country with that distinction. An alliance with the Alda Center gives Clemson access to proven materials that help scientists communicate clearly with the public and increase understanding of their work.
JTEKT, a global supplier of automotive components, announced an expansion of its existing facility at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR), and named the location its North American headquarters.
Clinton Colmenares, a 20-year veteran of science and research news, has joined Clemson University’s Office of Media Relations as director of research communications. He began Oct. 19.