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As a highly regarded professional in the world of electrical engineering research and teaching, Kumar Venayagamoorthy isn’t short on degrees. But the Duke Energy Distinguished Professor of Power Engineering in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering thinks the one he will receive at Friday’s summer commencement may be a career game-changer for him, and […]
“Star Trek” characters could instantly summon any food in the galaxy by calling out to their computer, but until a replicator becomes available, real-life space explorers might have to grow their own crops. They will have some help from Clemson University’s Joshua Summers, who is beginning to lay the groundwork for deep-space farming as part of a NASA-funded study he is doing with the Boston company, Freight Farms.
April Gillens will live her dream and help Clemson University clear a racial hurdle on Thursday when she becomes the first African American to receive a doctorate in Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences from the University.
Bre Przestrzelski has taken a leadership role in turning Clemson University into a campus full of innovators, entrepreneurs and designers, helping roll out programs that have brought new energy to the educational experience at all levels. Przestrzelski, a doctoral candidate in bioengineering, helps bring together students, faculty members and real-world mentors to come up with […]
Tom Peters of Clemson University has been selected as one of the first six members of the STEMx Advisory Board. The board will expand the influence of the national STEMx network, which is bringing together leaders in business, education and advocacy to trade solutions to common problems and plan collective action in support of STEM education.
Two Clemson University graduate students and a post-doctoral fellow captured one-half of the poster awards presented at the 2016 Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) Basic Research Technical Review held in July near Washington, DC. In total, 66 posters were presented, representing approximately 25 universities and research organizations. Clemson winners were graduate students Edward Hoegg (“Isotope Ratio […]
Clemson scientist Jeffrey Anker and four colleagues have been awarded a five-year, $1.57 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a novel imaging technique and dye-based sensor to detect and monitor bacterial infections on implanted medical devices.
Trees that are removed during forest restoration projects could find their way into car bumpers and fenders as part of a study led by Srikanth Pilla of Clemson University
Dick Harvin said that Clemson University gave him a head start on a 37-year career in the executive ranks of ExxonMobil and that he is showing his gratitude with the help of the company’s Matching Gifts program. Harvin and his wife, Tattin, have established an endowment for the College of Engineering, Computing and Applied Sciences […]
March 2020 Nagarjun Vashisth, 2016 MS in Civil Engineering Mr. Vashisth joined Stantec as a traffic analyst. https://whosonthemove.com/stantec-expands-transportation-and-landscape-architecture-teams-in-south-carolina/ John Primm, 2014 BS in Civil Engineering Mr. Primm accepted a new role as a civil engineer with Santec. https://crbjbizwire.com/stantec-expands-transportation-and-community-development-teams-in-south-carolina/ Matt Arrants, PE, 2001 BS in Biosystems Engineering Mr. Arrants was promoted to vice president […]
Anyone who would like to know why Amod Ogale of Clemson University is the 2016 Composites Educator of the Year would do well to read some of the comments that graduating seniors have left on their evaluations. “Overall the best professor,” a student wrote. One called him “very passionate and effective,” while another wrote that […]
South Carolina is broadening its connection to the world’s second most populous nation with the help of Ratan Tata, who has been called the father of modern industry in India and is funding fellowships that will pay for five Indian students to work toward automotive engineering degrees at Clemson University.
Clemson University’s 10-year capital campaign, “The Will to Lead,” has surpassed its billion-dollar goal with a total of $1,062,528,346 as of June 30. Clemson President James P. Clements declared it the most successful capital campaign in the university’s history and the largest goal ever achieved by a public university with an alumni base less than 150,000.
During his undergraduate career, not only did Patrick Andrews excel in the classroom, but he also excelled on the baseball field. Currently a graduate student at Clemson, Andrews’ academic and baseball talents still reign strong.
When class ended, John McAdams packed his computer into a backpack and joined a group of students who were filing out of Freeman Hall and heading to Palmetto Ballroom for lunch. McAdams and the other incoming freshman in his class had begun their Clemson University education more than a month before the official start of […]