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Five Alumni to be Inducted into the Hall of Distinction

April 19, 2021

The inductees represent five different majors: chemical engineering, civil engineering, computer science, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering. 

UK Solar Car Team Raising Funds on One Day for UK

April 14, 2021

On April 21st, The UK Solar Car Team will seek to raise $8,000 to support its ongoing activities. The team is preparing Gato Del Sol VI for the American Solar Challenge in July.

Engineering Students Compete in Collegiate Clay Target Championship in San Antonio

March 31, 2021

The team placed 19th among the 49 schools that competed. Several UK Engineering students participated in the competition.

SPARK Lab Extends Research on Electric Machines and Drives with Regal Beloit Company

March 24, 2021

Dan M. Ionel, ECE Professor and L. Stanley Pigman Chair in Power, Director of the SPARK Lab and of the PEIK Institute, will serve as PI for the project leading a team of researchers. 

Himanshu Thapliyal Receives Mid-Career Research Achievement Award

March 22, 2021

The award was conferred by the Technical Committee on Very Large Scale Integration (TCVLSI) of the IEEE Computer Society (IEEE-CS).

How UK Senior Savannah Lewis is Changing the Face of Engineering

March 15, 2021

“Knowing that Black people are succeeding and excelling despite oppression and inequality is so inspiring. Because I know what it feels like when you’re the only black girl in your classroom or in your department,” Savannah Lewis said. “We need to make engineering more inclusive, to bring varying perspectives and inspire generations to come.”

PEIK, KIAC Receive Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Award

March 09, 2021

The Community Environmental Luminary Award is given in recognition of outstanding achievements in education and outreach.

BBC Publishes Article on UK Researchers' Work with Drones and Cattle

January 22, 2021

Jesse Hoagg, Michael Sama and Josh Jackson have been developing a way for farmers to autonomously monitor cattle using drones.

Thapliyal, Degada Receive Second Place in Best Paper Competition at ICCE 2021

January 12, 2021

The conference received over 280 papers from across the globe.

Fall Semester Dean’s List Features 991 Engineering Students

January 11, 2021

To make a Dean’s List, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes.