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.
The 2017 civil engineering graduate will be one of 75 Americans across the country to partake in the program, which originated in 1984 and is designed to foster German-American relations.
Alumna Nancy Albright, research engineer with the Kentucky Transportation Center, has been named the recipient American Society of Civil Engineers 2018 Government Civil Engineer of the Year Award.
In fall 2016, three students from Paul Laurence Dunbar High School’s High School Math, Science & Technology Center program joined Raymond-Blythe Professor of Civil Engineering Issam Harik’s research team.
The annual Dean’s Faculty Awards ceremony was held April 23 at the Hilary J. Boone Center. Awards were given in the areas of research, service and graduate studies.
The annual event took place April 17, 2018 at the Hilary J. Boone Center. Representative Sannie Overly, a 1989 civil engineering graduate from the University of Kentucky, gave the keynote address.
On April 25, students in the Scholars Program for Undergraduate Research presented posters detailing their research findings at the 2018 Showcase of Undergraduate Scholars.
On April 13, the University of Kentucky College of Engineering inducted six new members into its Hall of Distinction.
Reginald Souleyrette, Commonwealth Chair in Transportation Engineering and chair of the Department of Civil Engineering, has been elected to the American Society of Civil Engineers’ College of Fellows.
When you hear the word “entrepreneur,” who comes to mind? Perhaps Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey or Jeff Bezos—billionaire geniuses whose ideas never miss? Bruce Walcott, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and faculty advisor to the University of Kentucky Entrepreneurs Club, wants you to think of someone else: you.