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UK College of Engineering Announces 35 Pigman Scholars for 2020-2021 Academic Year

April 23, 2020

The scholarships are renewable up to four years and the annual amounts to be given range from $1,000 - $15,000, with 25 of the 35 to receive at least $5,000.

UK, Lexmark Form Technology Partnership

April 23, 2020

The project led by assistant professor Joshua Werner and explores the recovery and recycling of precious metals. This agreement is related to and in support of a framework agreement with Lexmark for sponsored research and professional services.

Zach Agioutantis Wins Excellence in Research Award

March 07, 2020

In the past five years, Dr. Agioutantis has secured research funds totaling over $3.9 million ($3.2 as PI and $700,000 as co-PI) with a personal share of approximately $2 million.

College of Engineering Celebrates Co-op/Intern of the Year Awards

November 11, 2019

The winners were nominated by their co-op supervisors. Each received high praise from their employers.

Steven Schafrik Receives $750,000 Alpha Grant

November 01, 2019

Schafrik and his collaborators propose the development of a robotic assembly capable of carrying out the entire sequence of roof bolting operations autonomously.

RescuKats Compete at 2019 Mine Rescue National Championship

October 02, 2019

Such competitions allow teams to improve through an honest assessment of their abilities under stressful conditions.

SME Norwood Chapter to Receive Awards at 2020 SME Annual Conference

September 26, 2019

Chapter officers will receive both awards at the SME 2020 Annual Conference and Expo in Phoenix, Arizona February 23-26, 2020.

Schafrik Awarded NIOSH Grant for Maintenance-Free Filter

September 01, 2019

Schafrik's project seeks to commercialize an efficient maintenance-free filter for continuous miner scrubber systems.

UK and Kentucky Mining Institute to Host Kentucky State Mine Rescue Contests

August 13, 2019

The contests will begin each day at 8:00 a.m. at the Lexington Convention Center Heritage Hall. The public is welcome to attend.

Professional Engineers in Mining Seminar (PEM) Scheduled for September 6

August 07, 2019

The Professional Engineers in Mining Seminar (PEM) is scheduled for September 6 at the Clarion Hotel Conference Center North in Lexington.