Mar 06 2007

Graham and DeMint Announce Nearly $975,000 for Scientific Research at South Carolina Universities

WASHINGTON-  U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham and Jim DeMint today announced nearly $975,000 in competitive scientific research grants for Clemson University and the University of South Carolina.

Clemson University will receive $375,000 for a project entitled “Inverted Colloidal Crystal Membranes.”

USC Research Foundation
USC Research Foundation will receive $400,000 for a project entitled “CAREER: Quantifying the Importance of Friction in the Rheology and Structure of Dense Colloidal Dispersions,” and $199,431 for “Developing an Engineering Environment for Fostering Effective Critical Thinking Through Measurements.”
All of the grants were awarded by the National Science Foundation.