Jim Griffioen, a professor in the Department of Computer Science is a co-principal investigator on the NSF project.
Dr. Wright is UK's Interim Vice President of Institutional Diversity. Dean Buchheit is part of UK's 22-member Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Leadership Team.
The students are Rosemary Alden, Hope Anderson and Donovin Lewis.
The project will be funded in the amount of $358,976 and span three years.
Eric Perakslis is a former chief information officer and chief scientist for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
The event will be hosted by computer science assistant professor Corey E. Baker.
The talk is titled "Some Ethical Issues in Computer Technology for COVID-19."
Kelly Pennell Co-Authors Article Related to Emerging Science on COVID-19 and Decision Making for Re-Opening Schools
Pennell is director of the University of Kentucky Superfund Research Center.
Mining engineering professor Jack Groppo is spearheading an effort to turn domestic electronics waste into a Kentucky industry.
Numerous faculty and students contributed papers and presentations.