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UK College of Engineering Announces New Aerospace Engineering Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Programs

July 22, 2022

The new undergraduate aerospace program will be the first of its kind in Kentucky.

Mechanical Engineering Graduate Trainees Speak at the Society for Experimental Mechanics Annual Conference

June 22, 2022

Maria Hessin, a graduate student, J.D. Boyd, a postdoctoral scholar, and Laura Waldman, a postdoctoral scholar, all in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, gave talks at the Society for Experimental Mechanics (SEM) annual conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Alexandre Martin Named University Research Professor for 2022-2023 Academic Year

June 16, 2022

Alexandre Martin, a professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering at the University of Kentucky, has been named one of 14 University Research Professors.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Recognizes Seven Engineering Students

June 15, 2022

Five University of Kentucky College of Engineering students have been selected to receive government-funded National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowships. In addition, two doctoral students received honorable mention recognition from the NSF.

Formula Kentucky Places Third at FSAE Michigan

June 14, 2022

The University of Kentucky’s Formula Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Team placed third in cost and presentation at the international Formula SAE competition on May 18-21, 2022.

Spring 2022 Dean's List Includes 910 Engineering Students

June 13, 2022

The University of Kentucky has released its Dean's List for the Spring 2022 semester. A total of 8,602 students were recognized for their outstanding academic performance – 910 were from the College of Engineering.

UK Hosts Carbon (CO2) Capture Research and Deployment Forum

June 08, 2022

A forum on Carbon (CO2) Capture Research and Deployment was held on the University of Kentucky’s campus on June 8, 2022. The forum served as a platform for collaborators to review the current status of CO2 capture technologies and the gaps to be bridged for widespread application.

UK Research Project Seeks to Capture CO2 and Produce Hydrogen

June 02, 2022

The University of Kentucky has received $2.4 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) to develop a cost-effective system that will capture carbon dioxide (CO2) and produce hydrogen at natural gas combined cycle (NGCC) power plants.

I. S. Jawahir Awarded the 2022 Frederick W. Taylor Research Medal

May 18, 2022

The SME Frederick W. Taylor Research Medal honors significant published research leading to a better understanding of materials, facilities, principles, operations and their application to improve manufacturing processes. Each year since 1957, one researcher is selected for this award.

Undergraduate Students Add Another Launch to Recent UK College Of Engineering Space Missions

May 11, 2022

Two teams of University of Kentucky undergraduate students are participating in RockOn!, an annual workshop hosted by Colorado Space Grant Consortium and NASA Wallops Flight Facility.