On July 1st, Rudy Buchheit became the 11th dean of the UK College of Engineering. Prior to joining UK, Dean Buchheit was associate dean for academic affairs and administration of the College of Engineering at The Ohio State University.
The 2007 mechanical engineering graduate will lead mission control for a variety of new operations at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston.
The article, "Secrets of the Scrolls," appeared in the July/August issue. In April, "60 Minutes" devoted a segment to his research and interest in the Herculaneum scrolls.
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.
The University of Kentucky College of Engineering has been recognized with an Engineering Excellence for Veterans Award. The award recognizes academic institutions that are leaders in helping veterans bridge the gap between military and civilian worlds.
Graduate students Mahsen Al-Ani and Oluwaseun Akeyo's team won the “Best Presentation” award and Ahmad Ghaweta helped his team earn a best performance algorithm award at the 2018 FEEDER summer program.
Sridhar Sunderam, Nicholas Kohrs and Ahmed Bahrani received awards at the annual College of Engineering Awards Banquet sponsored by Tau Beta Pi on April 17, 2018.
A tractor built by University of Kentucky students recently placed third at the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers International Quarter-Scale Tractor Student Design Competition.
Mueller will use his fellowship to pursue doctoral studies and research in computer science at Johns Hopkins University.
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.