The project seeks to extract rare earths from fossil fuel waste streams to diversify the supply base and provide economic opportunity for depressed communities.
KTC welcomed Doug Kreis as its new Director on July 1, 2021. He succeeds Joseph Crabtree, who retired after serving as the Center’s Director since 2010.
To make a Dean’s List, a student must earn a grade-point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes.
The seminar will be held in person and virtually at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort in Lexington.
The PCMIA annually recognizes an individual for his/her exemplary contributions to minerals education.
Silva joined the department as an assistant professor in 2013 and maintains an active research group.
The Community Environmental Luminary Award is given in recognition of outstanding achievements in education and outreach.
Students majoring in any of UK’s engineering disciplines are eligible to be Pigman Scholars. Candidates must be a resident of Kentucky and have financial need.
Agioutantis is the first faculty member to represent the University of Kentucky on the editorial board of the publication.
Mining engineering professor Jack Groppo is spearheading an effort to turn domestic electronics waste into a Kentucky industry.