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IEEE PES National Scholarships Awarded to Electrical Engineering and PEIK Students

This year recipients at UK are Hope Anderson and Steven Poore, who are mentored by Ph.D. students Evan Jones and Donovin Lewis, and advised by Professor Dan M. Ionel.

SPARK Lab Wins Best Paper Award at 2021 IEEE ICRERA Conference

The paper is authored by students Hope Anderson, Evan Jones, postdoc Abdullah Al Hadi, and ECE Professor Dan M. Ionel, L. Stanley Pigman Chair in Power.  

The RescuKats Return with Heavy Hearts

The University of Kentucky RescuKats mine rescue team returned to in-person competition with heavy hearts following the passing of their beloved trainer and mentor Danny Knott.

Three Students Selected as Inaugural Engineering Technology Scholars

The UK College of Engineering has teamed up with one of the world’s largest automakers to award three full-tuition scholarships, which will help change the face of engineering.

Yuan Liao Awarded a Department of Defense DURIP Award

This award will be used to purchase critical research equipment that will enable investigators to pursue more future defense related grants and educate more undergraduate and graduate students.

JiangBiao He Granted Department of Energy Award

JiangBiao He, assistant professor and L. Stanley Pigman Faculty Fellow in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has received a new award from the US DOE Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy.

University of Kentucky Receives $14 Million NSF Grant to Construct World-Class Cultural Heritage Lab

Using NSF funding, Brent Seales has gathered a team of experts from UK's College of Engineering and the College of Arts and Sciences to build EduceLab — UK’s vision for next-generation heritage science. The collaborative facility will focus on developing innovative artificial intelligence solutions for the unique challenges presented by cultural heritage objects.

Cheung Receives Equipment Grant from Oracle

Sen-ching “Samson” Cheung, Blazie Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, has been awarded an Oracle for Research Cloud Grant for the projected titled “Privacy Preserving Video Machine Learning on Autism Risk Prediction.”

Chapelin receives American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant

Fanny Chapelin's proposal titled “Magnetic Resonance imaging of tumor-associated macrophage changes with therapy” was selected for an Institutional Research Grant by the American Cancer Society (ACS-IRG).

Tailgate Party for UK vs. Tennessee this Saturday (11/6), Sponsored by HDR

All College of Engineering alumni, faculty, staff, and students are welcome to attend. Food and drinks will be served at no cost.