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Smith, Wilson Recognized as Outstanding Teachers

Mechanical engineering professor Suzanne Smith and chemical engineering lecturer Sarah Wilson received Outstanding Teaching Awards during the 2019 UK Faculty Awards Ceremony.

Bhattacharyya Elected North American Membrane Society Fellow

Fellows are recognized for their service to NAMS as well as for their highly significant professional accomplishments in the membrane field.

Zach Hilt Named University Research Professor for 2019-2020 Academic Year

Gill Eminent Professor of Chemical Engineering J. Zach Hilt has been named one of the University of Kentucky’s 16 University Research Professors for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Department Spotlights

Ramy Ghanim

If one word could summarize what the Lester Scholarship has given chemical engineering sophomore Ramy Ghanim, that word would be involvement.


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Kim Anderson

From a farm in East Palestine, Ohio, to the faculty of the UK College of Engineering, Kim Anderson overcame long odds and now serves as a role model for female engineers.


Chemical Engineering

Faculty

Mujan Seif

Materials engineering doctoral student Mujan Seif doesn’t like to settle for simply knowing something works. She wants to know why it works. 


Materials Engineering

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John Pham researches soft materials and interfaces and liquid-surface interactions, among other interests.

Jonathan Pham

Jonathan Pham says distinguishing between solids and liquids is a lot more complicated than you think.


Materials Engineering

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Ali Crupper

A senior chemical engineering major pursuing the biopharmaceutical track, Ali Crupper will begin full-time work with Thermo Fisher in Greenville, North Carolina after graduating in May.


Chemical Engineering

Student

Dustin Savage

Last August, Dustin Savage, a University of Kentucky doctoral student from small-town Louisiana, traveled halfway around the world—alone—all for an organic chemical compound.


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