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PEIK, KIAC Receive Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Award

March 09, 2021

The Community Environmental Luminary Award is given in recognition of outstanding achievements in education and outreach.

Alumnus Carlos Cabrera Inducted into National Academy of Engineering

February 19, 2021

Mr. Cabrera received induction “For leadership in developing and commercializing widely adopted processes for fuels and intermediate chemicals.”

Matthew Morse Play Selected for National Playwriting Program, Advances to National Semi-Finals

February 08, 2021

Morse is a senior chemical engineering major who is minoring in theatre.

K'Lynn King and Tracy Drain Win Lyman T. Johnson Awards

February 01, 2021

The program honors and celebrates African American students and alumni from each college who epitomize the ideals of Lyman T. Johnson.

Fall Semester Dean’s List Features 991 Engineering Students

January 11, 2021

To make a Dean’s List, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes.

UK-AIChE Earns Awards in Design Competition

November 16, 2020

Students were to design upstream processes for the production of nitrogen and hydrogen as well as the downstream ammonia process.

“Outbreak Informatics from Ebola to Covid-19: Lessons Learned and Unlearned" with Eric Perakslis

October 26, 2020

Eric Perakslis is a former chief information officer and chief scientist for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Skyler Hornback Named Astronaut Scholar

October 07, 2020

Chemical engineering senior Skyler Hornback is one of 2020’s 56 recipients to be awarded a scholarship of up to $15,000 from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation (ASF).

UK Researchers Awarded NSF Grant to Engineer Better Mental Health Solutions

September 24, 2020

Chemical engineering lecturer Sarah Wilson became interested in research on engineering student mental health while attending an engineering education conference.

Dibakar Bhattacharyya Featured in NIEHS Article

August 26, 2020

The article celebrates Bhattacharyya's 50+ year career, particularly his research into developing new membranes able to capture and destroy contaminants.