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Escobar Elected to Association for Women in Science Leadership Role

March 07, 2018

Chemical engineering professor Isabel Escobar has been elected chair of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Chapters and Affiliates Committee. Her two-year term began January 1, 2018.

Cheng Named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors

December 19, 2017

University of Kentucky Frank J. Derbyshire Professor of Materials Science Y.T. Cheng has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI), the organization announced Tuesday.

Entering His sixth decade at UK, the one and only DB remains at the top of his game.

December 19, 2017

In 2017, Bhattacharyya, universally known as "DB," celebrated 50 years of prolific research at UK.

Doctoral Student Gutierrez Receives Karen Wetterhahn Memorial Award

November 12, 2017

Angela Gutierrez, a University of Kentucky chemical engineering doctoral student, has been named the 2017 recipient of the National Institutes of Environmental Health Sciences Karen Wetterhahn Memorial Award.

Scholars Program in Undergraduate Research Q&A

November 06, 2017

A new Scholars program is available to current freshmen and sophomores registering for spring 2018 semester classes. The Scholars Program in Undergraduate Research will accept 20 students into its first cohort.

Why Preparing Engineers and Computer Scientists Matters for Kentucky

October 13, 2017

Kentucky has the potential to become a leading force in advanced manufacturing – an industry priority for the Commonwealth and a critical element in our state’s future economic growth and prosperity.

Hilt Named AIChE Outstanding Student Chapter Advisor

September 15, 2017

University of Kentucky Gill Eminent Professor Zach Hilt has been named the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Outstanding Student Chapter Advisor for the 2016-2017 school year.

Silverstein to Chair 2017 ASEE Chemical Engineering Summer School

July 25, 2017

The Chemical Engineering Division of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) has offered a “summer school” for faculty teaching in the discipline every five years since 1931.

Boggess Awarded Tau Beta Pi Fellowship

June 29, 2017

Grant Boggess, a recent University of Kentucky College of Engineering graduate, has received a $10,000 Tau Beta Pi Fellowship to attend graduate school at Rice University.

Students & Faculty Travel the Region for the Power & Energy Experiences Course

June 14, 2017

During the summer, few students want to sit in a classroom for hours; thankfully for students in the Power and Energy Experiences course, education is all about observing real facilities in action—first-hand.