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Engineering Alumnus Who Helped Build the Computer Mouse Passes Away

William English (BSEE 1950), not only helped invent the computer mouse but also made other significant contributions to the computer interface.

Computer Engineering Alumnus Invents "Money Zapper"

Michael Bransom's innovation uses ultraviolet light to kill the bacteria on physical currency.

May Campaign for Scholarships Raises over $425,000

Alumni and friends of the UK College of Engineering donated $426,242.70 toward scholarships for the class of 2024.

Spotlights

Holloway Fields Jr.

Holloway Fields Jr. was the first African American to receive a bachelor’s degree, not only in engineering, but at the University of Kentucky.


Electrical and Computer Engineering

Kelly Lynch

Growing up in Glasgow, Kentucky, Kelly Lynch — not unlike most bright-eyed kids — had dreams of becoming an astronaut. For most, those aspirations are fleeting. For Lynch, they never faded.


Kris Wood

Kris Wood (BSCHE 2002), is associate professor of pharmacology and cancer biology at Duke University. He is the co-founder of three companies.


Chemical Engineering