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Clemson physicist’s research will utilize one of the world’s fastest supercomputers

Tuesday June 08, 2021

A Clemson University computational physicist will use the world’s most powerful academic supercomputer to advance understanding of quantum materials, which could guide the future design of superconductor magnetic devices, quantum computers and photovoltaic solar cells. Yao Wang’s project “Electron-phonon coupling […]

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Cocaine’s effect on the brain: fruit fly research shows drug’s impact at the cellular level

Tuesday May 25, 2021

New research from the Clemson University Center for Human Genetics has identified specific cell clusters in the brain of the common fruit fly affected by acute cocaine exposure, potentially laying the groundwork for the development of drugs to treat or prevent addiction in humans.

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Governor honors Clemson faculty for research impact

Monday May 24, 2021

Gov. Henry McMaster has recognized two Clemson University faculty members for their contributions to scientific discovery, education and public service. Tanju Karanfil, vice president for research and professor of Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences, has received the 2021 Governor’s Award for […]

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College of Science faculty and staff recognized for excellence

Monday May 17, 2021

Several Clemson University College of Science faculty and staff were honored for excellence during a virtual ceremony on May 6. The awards recognizing teaching and research excellence, outstanding performance and outstanding student service and engagement were announced following the College’s […]

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Trudy Mackay becomes first Clemson member of the American Philosophical Society

Wednesday May 12, 2021

Trudy Mackay, director of the Clemson Center for Human Genetics and Self Family endowed Chair of Human Genetics, has been elected to the prestigious American Philosophical Society, the oldest learned society in the United States, founded by Benjamin Franklin in 1743.

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Clemson scientist receives $1.77M NIH grant to continue research on deadly parasites

Tuesday May 11, 2021

Clemson University researcher James Morris has received a four-year, $1.77 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to identify compounds that interfere with or prevent a group of deadly parasites from getting the nutrients they need to survive. The […]

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Honors College senior to research vaccines in Sweden

Monday May 03, 2021

An Honors College senior majoring in microbiology and genetics received the American Scandinavian Fellowship and will conduct research in Sweden for a year before enrolling at the John Hopkins School of Medicine.

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