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New NSF Sponsored Project to Research Smart Electric Motor-Drive Systems

The project is titled “Collaborative Research: Smart Coils for AC Motors,” and will be a collaboration with Kansas State University.

Tailgate for UK vs. Florida This Saturday (10/2)

The tailgate will be hosted by Thoroughbred, a full service design, engineering and construction firm based in Lexington.

University Senate Names Gail Brion 2021 Outstanding Senator

Brion has been a member of the University Senate since 2010, serving three-year terms that began in 2011 and 2018.

Ishan Thakkar Receives New NSF Award

The grant is in the amount of $300,000 and funding will span two years.

UK SME Chapter Receives 2021 MEC Student Chapter Award

UK’s SME chapters received the award in 2016, 2018, 2019, 2020 and now in 2021.

Young Alumni Philanthropy Council Announces Newest Class

To join the council, every member makes a monetary gift of $1,000 to the college to be pooled and awarded to the program(s) voted on by the council.

Chapelin, Khurana, Join TILT Alliance

The “TILT” alliance was recently created to support translational and clinical research in transplant/immunology related to the use of cell immunotherapy.

UK Engineering Paducah Campus Reaffirms Their ABET Accreditation

The Paducah campus offers bachelor's degrees in chemical engineering and mechanical engineering. 

Emeritus Professor Yang Hsien "Pete" Huang Passes Away

Yang Hsien “Pete” Huang, who taught civil engineering courses from 1967 until his retirement in 1993, passed away at the age of 93 on September 11, 2021.

Donovin Lewis Awarded Otis A. Singletary Graduate Fellowship, Starts EE Ph.D. Program at UK

The fellowship honors Otis A. Singletary, the eighth president of the University of Kentucky.