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Engineering Undergraduates Complete Summer Clinical Observation at Cardinal Hill

August 11, 2021

Students majoring in biomedical engineering, mechanical engineering and biosystems engineering shadowed healthcare providers in a wide variety of areas.

2021 REU in Review

August 05, 2021

The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Engineered Bioactive Interfaces & Devices program at the University of Kentucky (UK) concluded on Thursday, July 29, 2021, with a poster competition and awards ceremony.

Nelson Akafuah Named Chair of New Department of Engineering Technology

July 26, 2021

Previously, Akafuah served as a lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and associate director of IR4TD. He succeeds Kozo Saito, who served as director of IR4TD since 2007.

UK, UT-Knoxville, Army Collaborating on $50 Million Project to Advance US Manufacturing

July 26, 2021

Under this three-way partnership, UK’s project will receive approximately $23.8 million from the U.S. Department of Defense

UK Hosts 1st Event at New WAARP Flight Facility

July 15, 2021

WAARP is located at North Farm off Ironworks Pike, a 971-hectare agricultural research facility operated by the University of Kentucky.

Twenty-Two Students Participate in New Summer Undergraduate Research Program

July 12, 2021

The program developed thanks to a partnership between the Office of the Vice President for Research, the College of Engineering and different departments and faculty research labs.

Spring 2021 Dean's List Includes 960 Engineering Students

June 24, 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. 

Hybrid Balloon/Glider System Tests NASA-Supported Turbulence Detection Technology

June 11, 2021

Sean Bailey, associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, is principal investigator for a wind probe from the University of Kentucky.

UK Partners With NASA to Help Launch $15 Million Space Technology Research Institute

June 02, 2021

Led by professor Alexandre Martin, the UK team comprises faculty members in mechanical engineering and materials engineering. 

Five Engineering Students and Recent Graduates Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

May 10, 2021

The NSF GRFP is the country’s oldest graduate fellowship program directly supporting graduate students since 1952.