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This is the College of Engineering's updating blog that will disseminate helpful information to students adjusting to the impact of COVID-19.

BAE Donates PPE in Fight Against COVID-19 Spread

Six boxes of much-needed N95 masks were among the supplies donated to UK Healthcare.

UK Paducah Students 3D-Printing Face Shields for Community Hospitals

Four different area hospitals have already received the 3D-printed equipment.

Nikiforos Stamatiadis Receives Fulbright Award

His project will develop and deliver a bicyclist and pedestrian facility design course considering bicycling in Greece

Yuke Wang Wins Goldwater Scholarship

Wang is a UK junior pursuing majors in physics, mathematics and computer science. Upon completion of his bachelor's degrees, Wang plans to pursue a doctorate in theoretical physics.

UK Researchers Seek to Develop Antiviral Membrane Mask

Dibakar Bhattacharyya has the concept and the means to develop a medical face mask that would capture and deactivate the COVID-19 virus on contact.

UK’s James B. Beam Institute Providing Sanitizer to Health Care Workers, Manufacturing Instructions to Spirits Industry

The COVID-19 pandemic is creating shortages of sanitizing products in hospitals.

Digital Restoration Initiative Accepting 2020-2021 Applicants for Undergraduate Research

DRI works to reveal the writing hidden on the untouchable, disintegrating pages of ancient scrolls and other damaged textual artifacts.

Gutierrez Soto Performs Tornado Damage Assessment in Nashville

Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto specializes in smart structures—buildings that can adapt to changes in the environment.

PEIK and ECE Students Establish New IEEE PES and IAS Joint Chapter

A new IEEE Student Branch Chapter of the Power and Energy Society (PES) and of the Industry Application Society (IAS) has been recently established at UK.