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Brad Berron Receives College of Engineering Excellence in Service Award

In addition to serving as head of research at UK’s James B. Beam Institute for Kentucky Spirits, Berron has also mentored several UK junior faculty members.

Guoqiang Yu Receives College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award

Guoqiang Yu leads the Biomedical Optics Laboratory, where his group has invented several highly powerful functional imaging technologies.

Jonathan Pham Receives College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award

Pham's research focus seeks to understand the behavior of soft materials, primarily at or near interfaces.

Kelly Pennell Receives College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award

Pennell is an internationally recognized expert of chemical transport in the environment and stakeholder engagement.

Melissa Brown Receives Order of the Engineer Outstanding Link Coordinator Award

Brown has served as the college's link liaison for the Order of the Engineer since 2013. 

Harik and Peiris Win ACI Design Award

The award recognizes advanced concepts and techniques applied to a specific design project.

BME Department Chair Begins his Society For Biomaterials Presidency

Guigen Zhang began his term as the president of the Society For Biomaterials (SFB) at the 2021 annual conference on April 22.

Mehrana Mohtasebi Wins Prestigious National Predoctoral Fellowship

The American Heart Association fellowship is given to enhance the integrated research and clinical training of promising graduate students.

RJ Vogler Awarded Tau Beta Pi Fellowship

Vogler will begin pursuing a Ph.D. in chemical engineering at The University of Texas at Austin this fall.

Kristen Price Selected as a NASA Space Technology Graduate Researcher

Price also received a 2021 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship, which she declined in favor of the NASA doctoral fellowship.