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2020 College of Engineering Tau Beta Pi and Department Awards

April 27, 2020

Despite the cancellation of the annual UK College of Engineering Awards Banquet sponsored by Tau Beta Pi, each department and Tau Beta Pi have named awardees. 

UK’s Superfund Research Center Receives $8.7 Million

April 20, 2020

The grant will go toward research aimed at better understanding and minimizing the negative health and environmental impacts of chlorinated organic compounds found at Superfund sites.

Nikiforos Stamatiadis Receives Fulbright Award

April 06, 2020

His project will develop and deliver a bicyclist and pedestrian facility design course considering bicycling in Greece

Gutierrez Soto Performs Tornado Damage Assessment in Nashville

March 30, 2020

Mariantonieta Gutierrez Soto specializes in smart structures—buildings that can adapt to changes in the environment.

Three Engineering Wildcats Inducted into Frank G. Ham Society of Character

February 10, 2020

Inductees have shown an extraordinary commitment to academic excellence, athletic participation, personal development, career preparation and serving as a role model.

Shakira Hobbs Receives Two New Grants

February 06, 2020

The awards come from the Office of the Vice President for Research and the UK Center for Appalachian Research in Environmental Sciences.

Harik Elected American Concrete Institute Fellow

January 31, 2020

Being elected a Fellow is a prestigious recognition of an individual’s contribution to ACI and the concrete industry. Less than five percent of ACI members earn this recognition.

Couple Turns Tragedy Into Triumph by Giving Back to UK in Honor of Their Sons

January 07, 2020

Jeffrey (BSCE 2003) and Kevin Graham were following in their father's footsteps pursuing a career in the military.

Using Hemp to Repair Deteriorating Kentucky Bridges

November 18, 2019

Hemp, which is biodegradable and has a small carbon footprint, offers many advantages.

Structural Engineers Association Participates in 2019 Timber-Strong Design Build Competition

November 15, 2019

The UK chapter received third place in the competition. The students designed and constructed a playhouse, which they donated to a local children’s academy.