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College of Engineering Inducts Six into Hall of Distinction

April 15, 2019

Lonnie Bellar, Claude "Skip" Berry III, David Houchin, Mary Beth Willis Hudson, Karen Martin Maxwell and Steve Polston were inducted into the Hall of Distinction April 12.

UK Solar Car Team Celebrates 20 Years

April 03, 2019

Launched in 1999, the UK Solar Car Team is just the eighth team nationally to reach the 20-year milestone. It began racing competitively in 2003.

Hughes and Lumpp Win Sarah Bennett Holmes Awards

April 01, 2019

The award recognizes one female faculty member and one female staff member who promote growth and well-being of women at the university and across Kentucky.

New Jersey Institute of Technology’s Zhou to Speak at Dean’s Lecture Series

March 21, 2019

New Jersey Institute of Technology Distinguished Professor MengChu Zhou will present the talk “What is the Next Industrial Revolution?” at the James F. Hardymon Theatre in the Davis Marksbury Building on April 8, 2019.

Undergraduate Research Fellowships Lead to Collaborative Partnerships with Faculty, Industry

March 18, 2019

In fall 2018, the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering launched a new Undergraduate Research Fellowship program. Here are the projects and partnerships that emerged from those fellowships.

Himanshu Thapliyal Receives NSF CAREER Award

February 12, 2019

The CAREER Award is one of the “most prestigious awards in support of the early career-development activities of those teacher-scholars who most effectively integrate research and education within the context of the mission of their organization,” according to NSF.

UK Electrical Engineering Team Wins Award for Open-Source System That Detects Bird Sounds

December 03, 2018

Mike Johnson, professor and chair in the University of Kentucky Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, led the team, which worked on the project over the summer.

Three NASA EPSCoR Proposals Selected for Awards

November 19, 2018

Three recent NASA EPSCoR proposals have been selected for $100,000 awards. All of these projects are managed under the NASA Kentucky programs.

Ionel and Cramer Awarded NSF Grant for New Generation of Electrical Machines and Controls

November 14, 2018

In recent years, Ionel’s and Cramer’s research on related topics at UK has been funded by NASA, ONR, and directly by leading industrial companies.

Johnson Awarded NIH Grant for Non-Progressive Dysarthria Therapy

November 06, 2018

The funding will support a study using modified auditory feedback to elicit involuntary learning in patients with non-progressive dysarthria, a type of speech impairment associated with stroke and traumatic brain injury survivors.