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Leading Horse Racing Organizations Partner With UK to Improve Surface Safety

Mick Peterson, director of equine safety and BAE researcher is nationally and internationally recognized for a career in track surface safety research and testing.

UK researchers launch a $2 million project to study sulfur variability in biofuel feedstocks

Jian Shi, assistant professor in the Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, is leading the research team.

Five College of Engineering Graduate Students Named Bridge to Doctorate Fellows

The Kentucky-West Virginia Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (KY-WV LSAMP), spearheaded by UK, is responsible for the program.

Department Spotlights

Staci McGill

Advised by assistant extension professor Morgan Hayes, doctoral student and equine enthusiast Staci McGill is exploring all aspects of indoor riding facilities.


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Megan Davisson

Senior biosystems engineering major Megan Davisson has found a true passion in the alcohol industry. Her academic focus in bioprocess food engineering enabled her to help develop a lager for Alltech's line of beers.


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Katharine Estep

Katharine Estep was a self-described tree hugger, but wasn’t sure where to channel her interest in environmental issues. Then she discovered biosystems engineering. 


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