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.
Seven Clemson University students have received Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation, and five others received honorable mention awards in the national competition.
Hubbell Lighting Inc., one of the largest manufacturers of industrial and residential lighting fixtures in North America, and the Hubbell Foundation have pledged $250,000 to Clemson University to establish the Hubbell Foundation Engineering Scholarship Endowment.
A shifting job market that increasingly rewards graduates who can navigate the cultures and languages of other countries is driving a Clemson University group to strengthen ties with one of Latin America’s top universities. Tecnológico de Monterrey sent a delegation to Clemson for two days of talks on how to expand a collaboration that begins this summer with a student exchange program.
Industrial engineering PhD student Myrtede Alfred has been awarded the Southern Regional Educational Board’s dissertation award. The award includes a one-year, $20,000 stipend, a one-year waiver of tuition and fees, a $500 research allowance and professional development support. It also covers expenses associated with attending the annual Compact for Faculty Diversity Institute on Teaching and Mentoring. Recipients […]
Cassidy Laird, a member of Clemson University's Tiger Band, helped football fans celebrate touchdowns the past four years by playing Tiger Rag on her alto saxophone. Now the senior from Fleming Island, Florida, has another reason to cheer. Laird has won the Roger R. and Laura M. Yoerger Preprofessional Engineer of the Year Award from the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.
Industry, government and academic leaders from the greater Greenville region gathered Feb. 18 for a National Engineering Forum (NEF) regional dialogue marking South Carolina's place in American engineering.
South Carolina’s primary elections this month are a reminder of how far women have come at the ballot box, but hurdles remain in other areas, including the paths to careers in engineering and science. To help pave the way, a group of students, faculty members and volunteers will gather at Clemson University Saturday to lead nearly 80 Girl Scouts in engineering and science activities designed to be fun and educational.
Hundreds of students across the state will launch rockets, filter “contaminated” water and build support structures as part of a Clemson University program aimed at inspiring the next generation of engineers and scientists. EMAG!NE will hold 14 events in nine cities through May, including a swing through North Charleston on Saturday at the SCE&G Energy Innovation Center, 1250 Supply St.
To meet the growing demand for engineers with knowledge in energy-related fields, Clemson University now offers a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering with an emphasis in power engineering at the Lowcountry Graduate Center.
Clemson University bioengineering doctoral student Breanne Przestrzelski has received national recognition as an exceptional student who exercises leadership in teaching and learning with a strong commitment to academic and civic responsibility.
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
The Walmart Foundation and the U.S. Conference of Mayors announced Clemson University as one of this year’s U.S. Manufacturing Innovation Fund grant recipients for the school’s energy-efficient process for the dyeing of polyester fabrics. Clemson University will receive nearly $1 million.
Donors like Rob and Patricia Randall are what keep this beloved University thriving. Throughout their graduate work, the Randalls were deeply impacted by the Clemson Family. The couple continues to be impacted by the University, which has led them to establish a significant planned gift. Just as Anna Calhoun and Thomas Green Clemson had a plan to create a “high seminary of learning,” the Randalls have a plan to continue to improve the University.
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.