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CAER will be developing an intensified, cost-effective and scalable process using aqueous potassium hydroxide (KOH) as capture solvent for direct air capture.

CAER Project Seeks to Capture Carbon Directly From the Atmosphere

In addition to developing direct air capture technology, this collaborative research team will also look at the engineering design systems for utilization and storage of carbon dioxide from air.

College of Engineering Inducts Five Alumni into Hall of Distinction

Formed in 1992, the Hall of Distinction now has 151 members.

Sayed Ahmad Salehi

Salehi Awarded $400,000 for Three-Year NSF Project

The project is called, "FET: SMALL: New Abstraction and Design Automation for Complex Computations with DNA Using Fractional Coding.”

Events

October 30 at 9:00am

Engineering Complex

November 6 at 5:30pm

Kroger Field; Gates 9-10 behind the President’s Pavilion area

November 20 at 10:00am

Kroger Field; Gates 9-10 behind the President’s Pavilion area

February 26 at 9:00am

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Chess Necessary

In Chess Necessary’s mind, the University of Kentucky offered the ideal engineering school. Its biggest flaw, however, was that it was too close to home.


Mechanical Engineering

Student

Yuxin He (Ph.D. CHE 2020)

Yuxin He graduated with her Ph.D. in chemical engineering from the University of Kentucky in 2020. She began working at Moderna in March 2021, where she is a senior engineer.


Alumni & Philanthropy Chemical Engineering

Alumni

Savannah Lewis

Savannah Lewis

Electrical engineering senior Savannah Lewis is changing the face of engineering in the pursuit of her dream to become an astronaut.


Electrical and Computer Engineering

Student