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NOW HIRING: Assistant Professor of Materials Engineering

The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in materials engineering at the assistant professor level with an anticipated start date of Fall 2019.

NOW HIRING: Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering

The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in chemical engineering at the assistant professor level with an anticipated start date of Fall 2019.

Balk Receives Three-Year $835,000 Grant from the Department of Energy

The overarching goal of the project is an improved understanding of processing-structure-property links in multi-principal element alloy (MPEA) materials, specifically the effects of alloy composition on mechanical behavior, with a focus on ductility.

Department Spotlights

Jonathan Pham

Jonathan Pham says distinguishing between solids and liquids is a lot more complicated than you think.


Materials Engineering

Faculty

Ali Crupper

A senior chemical engineering major pursuing the biopharmaceutical track, Ali Crupper will begin full-time work with Thermo Fisher in Greenville, North Carolina after graduating in May.


Chemical Engineering

Student

Dustin Savage

Last August, Dustin Savage, a University of Kentucky doctoral student from small-town Louisiana, traveled halfway around the world—alone—all for an organic chemical compound.


Chemical Engineering

Student

VIDEO: Isabella Ritz

Isabella Ritz has discovered that a materials engineering major, combined with a biomedical engineering minor, can lead to exciting research possibilities in the field of biomaterials.


Materials Engineering

Student

Damarcus Smiley

2017 Lou Takacs Co-op of the Year Award winner Damarcus Smiley is proof that potential employers highly value co-op experience.


Chemical Engineering

Alumni

Bradley Wilson

UK junior Bradley Wilson has experienced the impact of DanceBlue first hand – as a two-time pediatric cancer survivor. Now he’s leading the fight against cancer on the floor as part of DanceBlue’s student leadership.


Chemical Engineering

Student