The PCMIA annually recognizes an individual for his/her exemplary contributions to minerals education.
Faculty members Alexandre Martin, Matthew Beck, Hailong Chen, John Maddox and Savio Poovathingal are part of UK’s team.
The program is all-expenses-paid and lasts for eight weeks. Graduate students and faculty may also apply.
The paper will be fast-tracked to publication in a special issue of Elsevier Computer Communications Journal.
Silva joined the department as an assistant professor in 2013 and maintains an active research group.
The team placed 19th among the 49 schools that competed. Several UK Engineering students participated in the competition.
Bhattacharyya will become UK’s campus nominee for the SEC Professor of the Year Award, which will be announced in April.
Annamalai’s project titled “Immunomodulatory Therapy for Bone Regeneration" has been awarded approximately $809,586 for up to three years.
The DREAM Scholars program is supported by the College of Nursing, Center for Clinical and Translational Science, and Center for Health Equity Transformation.
Dr. Wells was a UK professor in the Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department from 1974-2012.