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UK Partners With NASA to Help Launch $15 Million Space Technology Research Institute

Led by professor Alexandre Martin, the UK team comprises faculty members in mechanical engineering and materials engineering. 

MACE enjoying a group hike

MACE Receives Diversity & Inclusion Award

The award was presented at the hybrid Lead Blue: Student Organizations Celebration and Award Ceremony on April 28.

Jonathan Pham: 2021 College of Engineering Excellence in Research Award Winner

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.

Department Spotlights

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. 


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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.


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John Balk

Balk has taught materials engineering at the University of Kentucky for 14 years. In 10 of those years, he received the Materials Engineering program’s outstanding teacher award.


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