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Silva and Agioutantis Receive $543,000 Alpha Foundation Project for Underground Mine Seals Integrity Assessment

The project is expected to start on November 1, 2020, and will span two years.

Guoqiang Yu Receives New NIH Grant

The grant will enable Yu's team to gather additional data for revision of a current R01 application.

Hans Gesund to Retire; Submit Your Gesundisms!

At the end of the fall 2020 semester, civil engineering professor Hans Gesund will retire as the longest-serving professor at the University of Kentucky— ever.

Get Ahead with Online Classes This Winter!

Due a later start to the spring semester, students now have a fantastic opportunity to progress in their education by taking online courses during the winter session.

UK Alum Named Outstanding Intern During NASCAR Drive for Diversity Awards

Monon Rahman concluded his dream internship with NASCAR by being named Outstanding Intern during the 2020 NASCAR Drive for Diversity Awards.

Skyler Hornback Named Astronaut Scholar

Chemical engineering senior Skyler Hornback is one of 2020’s 56 recipients to be awarded a scholarship of up to $15,000 from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF).

Ishan Thakkar Co-Authors Award-Winning GLSVLSI 2020 Paper

Thakkar was a co-author on a paper that received third place for Best Paper Award at Great Lakes Symposium for Very-Large-Scale Integration (GLSVLSI 2020)

2020 One Day for UK Raises Nearly $2 Million for UK College of Engineering

The UK College of Engineering raised a jaw-dropping $1,929,828 from 519 gifts thanks to its alumni and friends of the college. 

CAER Receives U.S. DOE Grant to Develop Next-Generation Carbon Dioxide Capture Technology

Kunlei Liu, associate director at CAER and associate professor of mechanical engineering in the UK College of Engineering, is involved with the project

Fuqian Yang Receives Multi-Year NSF Grant

The grant supports research that advances knowledge of the optical characteristics of multilayer semiconductor nanocrystals under different thermal environments and mechanical stresses.