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Jesse Hoagg, Christoph Brehm Win Excellence in Research Awards

Dr. Jesse B. Hoagg and Dr. Christoph Brehm are two of this year's three recipients of the 2020 College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award. 


Zach Agioutantis Wins Excellence in Research Award

In the past five years, Dr. Agioutantis has secured research funds totaling over $3.9 million ($3.2 as PI and $700,000 as co-PI) with a personal share of approximately $2 million.


College Announces New Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Major

The BME major, housed in the College of Engineering and supported by the College of Design, is powered by design thinking and available to students beginning this fall.


Earn a Digital Badge by Pairing Summer Online Courses

Students inside and outside UK can earn badges for taking two classes within the same concentration. Courses must be completed during the summer of 2020 to be eligible for a badge.


UK Offering Online Bourbon Production Course Open to Anyone

The University of Kentucky College of Engineering is offering EGR 380: Bourbon Production Engineering in an online format. The course is open to anyone and will run from May 12 – June 23.


DB, Collaborators, Receive NSF RAPID Grant for Antiviral Membrane Mask

DB will serve as the PI and engineering faculty members J. Todd Hastings and Thomas Dziubla, as well as Yinan Wei from the UK Department of Chemistry, will contribute as Co-PIs.


Professor James Fox Wins Lutes Teaching Award

In his 15 years at UK, Fox has strongly impacted many students through his teaching activities.


Zachary Kahleifeh Named Outstanding Master’s Student

Kahleifeh’s primary research focus is on the topic of “Energy Recovery Computing for Low-Power and Secure Circuits.”


Isabel Escobar Paper Among Most Downloaded in Publication

The paper “Biomimetic and bioinspired membranes for water purification: A critical review and future directions” was among the top 10% of papers downloaded between January 2018 and December 2019. 


2020 College of Engineering Tau Beta Pi and Department Awards

Despite the cancellation of the annual UK College of Engineering Awards Banquet sponsored by Tau Beta Pi, each department and Tau Beta Pi have named awardees.