Clarkson Ducted Wind Turbine Installation Celebration

Earth Day will be a big day for Associate Professor of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering Ken Visser and his team as Clarkson University will celebrate the installation of Visser’s Ducted Wind Turbine, the 2018 project of the Clarkson Institute for a Sustainable Environment’s Sustainability Fund. The concept for the turbine came out of Visser’s research … Continue reading Clarkson Ducted Wind Turbine Installation Celebration

Clarkson University Physics Professor Awarded National Science Foundation CAREER Grant for More Than $500,000

Clarkson University Assistant Professor of Physics Jan Scrimgeour was recently awarded a CAREER grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for $541,591. The Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program is a Foundation-wide activity that offers the National Science Foundation’s most prestigious awards in support of early-career faculty who have the potential to serve as academic … Continue reading Clarkson University Physics Professor Awarded National Science Foundation CAREER Grant for More Than $500,000

Two to Receive Honorary Degrees at Clarkson University in May

Dorr B. Begnal ’83, a co-founder and managing director of Winthrop Square Capital (WSC) and co-founder of Park Street Capital (PSC), and Gregory Verdine, the Evring Professor of Chemistry at Harvard University and Harvard Medical School, and president and CEO of FOG Pharmaceuticals and LifeMine Therapeutics, will be awarded honorary degrees by Clarkson University in … Continue reading Two to Receive Honorary Degrees at Clarkson University in May

Noted Microlithography Researcher and Georgia Institute of Technology Faculty Member Elsa Reichmanis to Present Shipley Distinguished Lectures at Clarkson University, April 4 & 5

Elsa Reichmanis, Ph.D., will present the two lectures at Clarkson University’s 24th Shipley Distinguished Lectureship, April 4 and 5. The lectures are free and open to the public. Dr. Reichmanis is a chemist who has had an influence on microlithography, which is central to the manufacturing of electronic devices. She was responsible for the development … Continue reading Noted Microlithography Researcher and Georgia Institute of Technology Faculty Member Elsa Reichmanis to Present Shipley Distinguished Lectures at Clarkson University, April 4 & 5

Supporting our Muslim Community Members

By now you have heard of the heartbreaking news of the deaths of 50 people and injury to 42 more in the attacks on two New Zealand mosques.  Across all nationalities and creeds, it is important for all members of the Clarkson community – and especially during this time our Muslim community — to feel … Continue reading Supporting our Muslim Community Members

Clarkson Professors Explore Pre-dispositions of Energy and Fatigue in First Study of Its Kind

Assistant Physical Therapy Professor Ali Boolani and Assistant Sociology Professor Matt Manierre have published a study on the pre-dispositions of energy and fatigue. In the first study of its kind, they found that the stable predisposition to energy and fatigue is very different. Meaning, if you’re prone to being fatigued, you aren’t necessarily prone to … Continue reading Clarkson Professors Explore Pre-dispositions of Energy and Fatigue in First Study of Its Kind

“What Lurks Unseen” at Next Clarkson University Science Cafe

“What Lurks Unseen” will be presented by Clarkson University Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering Shane Rogers at the next Clarkson University Science Cafe at 7:15 p.m. on Tuesday, April 2, at the Best Western University Inn Rushton Room, 90 E. Main St. in Canton, N.Y., and at 7:15 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, at the … Continue reading “What Lurks Unseen” at Next Clarkson University Science Cafe

2nd Annual Clarkson Ignite Research Fellowship Competition Awardees

Clarkson University is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Clarkson Ignite Research Fellowship Competition Awards to five multidisciplinary teams.  This grant program was first launched in the 2017–18 academic year to foster synergistic campus-wide research collaborations to spur innovative solutions across four multidisciplinary research focus areas: advanced materials development, healthy world solutions, data & complex … Continue reading 2nd Annual Clarkson Ignite Research Fellowship Competition Awardees

Clarkson University to Present Film: “Chasing the Dragon: An Opioid Epidemic”

On Tuesday, April 9th from 6:00-8:30 p.m. Clarkson’s Division of Health Sciences is sponsoring a video and panel discussion on the Opioid Epidemic. “Chasing the Dragon” is a documentary film depicting both the harsh reality of opioid addiction and the path toward addiction. The film is intended to generate discussion among the community and to … Continue reading Clarkson University to Present Film: “Chasing the Dragon: An Opioid Epidemic”