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Y. Charles Lu Named Director of the College of Engineering Paducah Campus

June 09, 2022

Y. Charles Lu, the H.E. Katterjohn Professor in Engineering, has been named director of the University of Kentucky’s College of Engineering Paducah Campus effective July 1. Lu has taught at UK since 2006 and served as director of undergraduate studies since 2021.

Turning Trash into Fuel: UK Engineering Paducah Student Heads to Uganda

May 24, 2022

Kaitlynn McGlenon is heading to Uganda this summer with Jeffrey Seay, a University of Kentucky professor at the Paducah Engineering Extended Campus, and Betsy Beymer-Farris, Director of the UK Environmental and Sustainability Studies Program in the UK College of Arts and Sciences.

Gisella Lamas-Samanamud was Selected for a WE Local Award

January 25, 2022

This award honors individuals who have contributed to the advancement or acceptance of women in engineering; and have developed or contributed to programs to promote and advance women in STEM fields.

UK Engineering Paducah Campus Reaffirms Their ABET Accreditation

September 16, 2021

The Paducah campus offers bachelor's degrees in chemical engineering and mechanical engineering. 

College of Engineering Welcomes New Faculty Members

August 20, 2021

Twelve faculty members spanning seven academic departments attended the orientation. 

UK Engineering at Paducah Collaboration Aims to Reduce Plastic, Produce Safe, Inexpensive Cooking Fuel

August 10, 2021

Jeff Seay's research has resulted in a device capable of converting waste plastic into clean fuel oil.

Chandni Joshi Successfully Defends Dissertation at UK Paducah

July 29, 2021

The event marked the first time a Ph.D. student had made their defense at UK Paducah.

Twenty-Two Students Participate in New Summer Undergraduate Research Program

July 12, 2021

The program developed thanks to a partnership between the Office of the Vice President for Research, the College of Engineering and different departments and faculty research labs.

UK Partners With NASA to Help Launch $15 Million Space Technology Research Institute

June 02, 2021

Led by professor Alexandre Martin, the UK team comprises faculty members in mechanical engineering and materials engineering. 

Jennifer McIntosh Wins Staff Excellence Award

May 06, 2021

Dr. McIntosh is director of the Office of Student Services at the Paducah Extended Campus Program.