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2020 One Day for UK Raises Nearly $2 Million for UK College of Engineering

The UK College of Engineering raised a jaw-dropping $1,929,828 from 519 gifts thanks to its alumni and friends of the college. 

CAER Receives U.S. DOE Grant to Develop Next-Generation Carbon Dioxide Capture Technology

Kunlei Liu, associate director at CAER and associate professor of mechanical engineering in the UK College of Engineering, is involved with the project

Fuqian Yang Receives Multi-Year NSF Grant

The grant supports research that advances knowledge of the optical characteristics of multilayer semiconductor nanocrystals under different thermal environments and mechanical stresses.

Nikiforos Stamatiadis Receives Two New Grants

The two awards were granted by the Transportation Research Board of the National Academy of Science.

Drs. Khurana and Chapelin Win Early-Career Research Award at SRU 2020

Their award-winning research was reviewed among several national and international submissions to the annual conference.

“You Belong Here: Black Students in Engineering” to Take Place October 2

Alumnus and interim vice president of institutional diversity at UK Dr. George Wright will deliver a talk to those in attendance.

UK SME Chapter Receives Two Awards

The chapter won the SME Outstanding Student Chapter Award and the Mineral Education Coalition Outstanding Student chapter awards for the 2019-2020 school year.

Multi-Million Dollar Multidisciplinary Grant Supports Advancement of Epilepsy Research

The collaborative project includes biomedical engineering associate professor Sridhar Sunderam.

Wildcat Cage Competition Yields Nearly $50,000 for Student Organizations

Collectively, investors committed $48,561 by the end of the competition—over $10,000 more than the previous year.

Luke Fortner Named to 2020 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

Fortner graduated with a mechanical engineering degree and is a current ME graduate student.