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Zach Agioutantis Named Department of Mining Engineering Chair

Agioutantis joined UK in October 2014 after serving as a professor at the Technical University of Crete (TUC) in Greece for over 25 years.

Dibakar Bhattacharyya to Receive 2020 AIChE Separations Division Founders Award

Bhattacharyya recently received a Rapid Response Research (RAPID) grant from the NSF to develop a mask that will deactivate COVID-19 on contact.

Kentucky Transportation Center Founder Calvin Grayson Passes Away

Mr. Grayson was inducted into both the UK College of Engineering's Hall of Distinction and the UK Alumni Association's Hall of Distinguished Alumni.

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Holloway Fields Jr.

Holloway Fields Jr. was the first African American to receive a bachelor’s degree, not only in engineering, but at the University of Kentucky.


Diversity and Inclusion Electrical and Computer Engineering

Alumni

Kelly Lynch

Growing up in Glasgow, Kentucky, Kelly Lynch — not unlike most bright-eyed kids — had dreams of becoming an astronaut. For most, those aspirations are fleeting. For Lynch, they never faded.


Chemical Engineering

Alumni

Kris Wood

Kris Wood (BSCHE 2002), is associate professor of pharmacology and cancer biology at Duke University. He is the co-founder of three companies.


Alumni & Philanthropy Chemical Engineering

Alumni