During the 2018 Provost Awards ceremony held April 19, University Alumni Professor of Chemical Engineering Dibakar Bhattacharyya (“DB”) received the Sturgill Award, which is given each year to a graduate faculty member who has provided outstanding contributions to graduate education at UK.
At the annual Tau Beta Pi Award Banquet held April 17, Jeffrey Seay was named the 2018 winner of the Henry Mason Lutes for Excellence in Engineering Education Award.
Elizabeth Foster, a senior majoring in electrical engineering, has received an Otis Singletary Outstanding Senior Award and will be one of the speakers at next month's Commencement ceremonies.
On April 13, the University of Kentucky College of Engineering inducted six new members into its Hall of Distinction.
Reginald Souleyrette, Commonwealth Chair in Transportation Engineering and chair of the Department of Civil Engineering, has been elected to the American Society of Civil Engineers’ College of Fellows.
When you hear the word “entrepreneur,” who comes to mind? Perhaps Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey or Jeff Bezos—billionaire geniuses whose ideas never miss? Bruce Walcott, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and faculty advisor to the University of Kentucky Entrepreneurs Club, wants you to think of someone else: you.
Professor Victor W. Marek, who will retire this summer, delivered a "last lecture" to students, faculty and friends from inside and outside the Department of Computer Science on April 12.
Six University of Kentucky College of Engineering students represented the Big Blue Nation at the 2018 SEC Academic Conference at Auburn University April 7-9, 2018.
Lindell Ormsbee, civil engineering professor and director of the Kentucky Water Resources Research Institute, was quoted in a CNN article about the water system issues in Martin County, Kentucky and appeared on a segment of "Anderson Cooper 360°."
Mohanad Abdallah and Jared Schmal have been selected to receive Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE). The internships provide students with the opportunity to do research at one of Germany's top universities or research institutions.