fbpx News | Page 16 | University of Kentucky College of Engineering

News

Computer Modeling for Heart Health with Jonathan Wenk and Kenneth Campbell

February 09, 2019

Combining physiology and engineering, UK’s Jonathan Wenk and Kenneth Campbell are developing computer software to deliver better therapies for patients with life-threatening heart failure. The National Institutes of Health recently awarded the team a $3 million five-year grant to create a computer model of the heart that can be customized to individual patients and predict long-term results.

Badurdeen Appointed to Editorial Board of Sustainable Management Journal

January 23, 2019

Fazleena Badurdeen has been appointed an associate editor Resources, Conservation and Recycling, one of the highest ranked journals in sustainable management and conservation of resources.

Brehm Receives Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award

January 18, 2019

The honor is given to academic scientists and engineers who have shown exceptional promise for doing creative research early in their career.

Brehm’s project, “Numerical Investigations of Particle Interactions with Navy Relevant High-Speed Flows,” addresses the significant gap in knowledge for particulate-laden, high-speed flows, employing one-of-a-kind numerical investigations to study the interaction of particulates with high-speed flows for geometries and flow conditions relevant to the Navy.

Herrin Gives Talk at National Academy of Engineering Workshop

December 18, 2018

“Engineering a Quieter America: UAS and UAV (Drone) Noise Emissions and Noise Control Engineering Technology” was held in Washington D.C. December 13-14.

Tagavi Elected UK Senate Council Vice Chair-Elect

December 11, 2018

Professor Kaveh Tagavi  will begin serving a one-year term as Senate Council Vice Chair on June 1, 2019. While maintaining a robust teaching and research profile, Tagavi has consistently found opportunities to serve.

Rahman Wins UKY Film Festival “Best of Show” Award

December 10, 2018

As team manager for the UK Solar Car Team, mechanical engineering senior Monon Rahman is a familiar face around campus. Recently, he won an award for something non-engineering related—filmmaking.

Rouch Retiring After 33 Years at UK

November 30, 2018

Keith E. Rouch, P.E., professor in the University of Kentucky Department of Mechanical Engineering, is retiring at the end of the semester. Rouch has been a professor at UK for the past 33 years, and served as department chair for 12 years.

McDonough to Retire After 28 Years at UK

November 30, 2018

Jim McDonough, professor in the University of Kentucky Department of Mechanical Engineering, is retiring at the end of the fall semester. McDonough has taught at UK since 1990 and enjoyed a 50-year career in academia and industry.

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.

NOW HIRING: Department of Mechanical Engineering hiring five faculty positions for 2019-2020 Academic Year

November 16, 2018

Four of the positions are tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level, although exceptional candidates at the associate professor level or higher will also be considered.