The 2019 Global Symposium on Waste Plastic—"Ecosystem Impacts, Remediation and Waste Management”—will take place September 19-20, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky.
The PECASE is the highest honor bestowed by the United States Government to outstanding scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent research careers.
Annually, the NSF awards approximately 1,500 fellowships from an applicant pool of over 12,000.
Thomas Dziubla has taught at UK since 2006 and served as director of graduate studies for chemical engineering from 2013-2018.
Mechanical engineering professor Suzanne Smith and chemical engineering lecturer Sarah Wilson received Outstanding Teaching Awards during the 2019 UK Faculty Awards Ceremony.
Fellows are recognized for their service to NAMS as well as for their highly significant professional accomplishments in the membrane field.
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.
Graduating chemical engineering senior Sofia Gonzalez Schuler, from Margarita Island, Venezuela, will speak at the 2 p.m. ceremony on May 5.
The annual Dean’s Faculty Awards ceremony was held April 15, 2018 at the Hilary J. Boone Center. Awards were given to faculty members and graduate students.
The annual College of Engineering Awards Banquet sponsored by Tau Beta Pi took place April 9, 2019 at the Bill Gatton Student Center.