Clemson Experts Working to Advance Robotics

The Department of Defense recently announced the formation of the Advanced Robotics Manufacturing Institute, a project that brings together 123 industrial partners, 40 academic partners and 64 government and nonprofit partners. Clemson University experts will help develop the next-generation robots the institute envisions for businesses of all sizes by playing a leading role in training the workers who operate them. …

CURF Technology Commercialization Internship Opportunity Announcement

CURF is seeking graduate students in engineering, material science, and life sciences technical disciplines or MBA students with an aforementioned undergraduate degree who desire to learn about technology commercialization by working at the Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF). CURF is responsible for managing the intellectual property of Clemson University by soliciting and analyzing invention disclosures for commercial potential, patenting selected …

Attending the NAI Conference: A Student’s Perspective

  As the advisee to Dr. Joshua Summers and a Technology Analyst Intern with the Clemson University Research Foundation (CURF), I was always pushed to pursue personal and professional development. So when Dr. Summers suggested I apply for the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) conference in Washington, D.C., I had no idea what to expect. After some research, I learned …