Innovation Ahead.

ANNOUNCING THE NEW

CLEMSON UNIVERSITY
CENTER FOR ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

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Vision of the Center

SUPPORTING THE NEEDS OF INDUSTRY

Our Vision The Clemson University Center for Advanced Manufacturing (CU-CAM) consolidates all interdisciplinary education, research, innovation and engagement manufacturing-oriented activities under one umbrella with the overarching goal to improve manufacturing effectiveness, quality, and sustainability. This unique confluence of expertise and infrastructure enables CU-CAM to provide timely and relevant translation of innovation directly to our industry partners.

Centers across campus work together for maximum synergistic impact:

  • Clemson Composites Center
  • Clemson Advanced Robotics Manufacturing Center
  • Product Life Cycle Management
  • Clemson University Center for Workforce Development (CUCWD)
  • Center for Automotive Aviation and Virtual E-Schools (CA2VES).
  • Clemson University Vehicle Assembly Center

CU-CAM will be a key component in the economic prosperity of the state—its people and its stakeholders.

Emphasis Areas

END-TO-END ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

Smart & Sustainable
Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing Planning,
Control, and Assembly Operations

Materials Innovation:
Manufacturing of Composites
and Light Weighting

Robotics, Sensors,
Wearables and IOT

Autonomous Systems
in the Manufacturing
Environment

Intelligent Systems
Integration

Manufacturing
Supply Chain and
Optimization

Digital Manufacturing
including Industry 4.0

Our Experts

CUCAM CHAIRS AND FACULTY

Mark Johnson

Center Director

Zoran Filipi

Timken Endowed Chair in Vehicle System Design

Laine Mears

BMW Endowed Chair in Advanced Manufacturing

Venkat Krovi

Michelin Endowed Chair in Vehicle Automation

Scott Mason

Fluor Corporation Endowed Chair in Supply Chain Optimization & Logistics

Chris Paredis

BMW Endowed Chair in Systems Integration

FACULTY MEMBERS

Clemson University is home to 40+ faculty members with expertise in Advanced Manufacturing.

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POINT PERSONS FOR THE CENTER FOR ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

For general inquiries regarding the Clemson University Center for Advanced Manufacturing,
please contact Mark Johnson
864.656.9748

EMAIL MARK

Clemson Vehicle Assembly Center
Laine Mears

Clemson Advanced Robotics Manufacturing Center
Venkat Krovi

Clemson Product Life Cycle Management
John Wagner

Clemson University Center for Workforce Development
Rebecca Hartley

Center for Automotive Aviation and Virtual E-Schools
Anand Gramopadhye

Clemson Composites Center
Srikanth Pilla

Corporate Partnerships and Strategic Initiatives
Angela Leidinger

Deep Orange at CU-ICAR
Zoran Filipi