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Martha Grady Receives NSF CAREER Award

Grady's project is titled, "Mechanical mechanisms of biofilm survival on implant surfaces" and will be funded in the amount of $599,796 over five years. 


Jonathan Pham Receives NSF CAREER Award

Pham's award will fund his project "Wetting and dynamics on soft and swollen polymeric surfaces" in the amount of $570,000 over five years. 


Progress in Scale Modeling to Produce Special Issue on Fire Research

The deadline for submissions is July 31, 2021. 


Matthew Morse Play Selected for National Playwriting Program, Advances to National Semi-Finals

Morse is a senior chemical engineering major who is minoring in theatre.


K'Lynn King and Tracy Drain Win Lyman T. Johnson Awards

The program honors and celebrates African American students and alumni from each college who epitomize the ideals of Lyman T. Johnson.


National Society of Black Engineers at UK Remains Active Even in a Pandemic

One of UKNSBE’s biggest events of the semester was its Diversity in Engineering Conference, which spanned four days.


Doug Kreis Named Interim Director of Kentucky Transportation Center

Kreis will succeed Joseph Crabtree, KTC’s current director, upon his retirement on March 1, 2021. He joined KTC in 1995.


Meet New BME Student Advisor Katie Robertson

Katie earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Asbury University and obtained her master’s degree in professional counseling from Richmont Graduate University.


Shakira Hobbs awarded NSF Grant to Develop Analytical Methods for Detecting Pesticides

The NSF EPSCoR Track 4 grant funds proposals that will positively impact and potentially transform the principal investigator’s individual career trajectory.


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

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