Sorry, you need to enable JavaScript to visit this website.

Hoagg Named Associate Editor of IEEE Journal

The mechanical engineering associate professor will be associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology.

Martin and Smith Receive NASA Grant for Thermal Protection Systems and Instruments

The $270,000 grant is courtesy of NASA’s Flight Opportunities program which supports NASA’s future exploration and science missions.

Graña-Otero and Martin Receive Air Force Grant to Study Carbon Oxidation in Extreme Conditions

The $592,839 grant will enable the researchers to study chemical processes that pose a danger to hypersonic aircraft.

Department Spotlights

Christine Trinkle

Christine Trinkle's “Lung on a Chip" is a device that possess the same breathing mechanism found inside the body, but in a miniaturized version that consists primarily of living cells.


Mechanical Engineering

Faculty

Jordan Nicoulin

Jordan Nicoulin wears far more hats than the typical college student.


Mechanical Engineering

Student

Virginia Smith

For the student-led University of Kentucky Solar Eclipse Ballooning Team, August 21 was the culmination of over 18 months of intense preparation for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Mechanical engineering senior Virginia “Ginny” Smith served as a mission control leader for the team.


Mechanical Engineering

Student