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Drs. Nokes and Balk Accept Associate Dean Positions

Sue Nokes will become the college’s first associate dean for faculty affairs and facilities and John Balk will become the next associate dean for research and graduate studies.

UK Researchers Receive $500,000 Grant for Next-Generation Batteries

A new study by University of Kentucky researchers is examining whether peach pits and walnut shells can be used to create cheaper, longer lasting lithium ion batteries.

Engineering Faculty Explore UK’s Strengths in the Area of Autonomous Systems

Twenty University of Kentucky College of Engineering faculty members representing five departments, as well as staff from the Kentucky Transportation Center, participated in a research retreat focused on autonomous systems.

Department Spotlights

Megan Davisson

Senior biosystems engineering major Megan Davisson has found a true passion in the alcohol industry. Her academic focus in bioprocess food engineering enabled her to help develop a lager for Alltech's line of beers.


Biosystems Engineering

Student

Katharine Estep

Katharine Estep was a self-described tree hugger, but wasn’t sure where to channel her interest in environmental issues. Then she discovered biosystems engineering. 


Biosystems Engineering

Student

Carmen Agouridis

Carmen Agouridis is passionate about stream restoration, mining land reclamation and STEM education, and is dedicated to helping her community understand natural processes and environmental trends.


Biosystems Engineering

Faculty