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Brent Seales, professor and chair of the Department of Computer Science, and Rick Honaker, professor in the Department of Mining Engineering, were mentioned by Lisa Cassis, UK’s vice president for Research, in a UKNow article about UK’s record-breaking increase of $83 million in competitive research awards over the previous year. The post appeared in the Lane Report.

https://www.lanereport.com/115659/2019/08/record-breaking-research-award...

 

Tingting Yu, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, has received a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation. The total amount of the award is approximately $500,000. The project will involve collaboration between UK and Stevens Institute of Technology. The goal is to improve the quality of modern software systems. 

https://www.engr.uky.edu/news/2019/08/tingting-yu-awarded-nsf-grant-impr...

 

Brent Seales, professor and chair of the Department of Computer Science, had his digital unwrapping research presented in an article by the Washington Post.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/how-do-you-read-ancient-scro...

 

Computer science assistant professor Corey Baker believes universities must do a better job recruiting, retaining and graduating minority students in engineering. Thus far, his own efforts are proving to be very successful.

http://uknow.uky.edu/campus-news/behind-blue-uk-s-corey-baker-bridging-d...

 

Computer science doctoral student Asare Nkansah (BSCS 2019) was one of three students to work with Apple on an app to improve the student experience at UK.

https://www.engr.uky.edu/news/2019/06/uk-students-visit-apple-headquarte...

 

Brent Seales Awarded Prestigious Mellon Grant, Poised to Solve 2,000-Year-Old Mystery

http://uknow.uky.edu/research/brent-seales-awarded-prestigious-mellon-gr...

 

Behind the Blue': UK’s Brent Seales Digitally 'Unwraps' Ancient Texts, Other Treasures

http://uknow.uky.edu/campus-news/behind-blue-uk-s-brent-seales-digitally...

 

Brent Harrison, assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science, has received a three-year award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to enhance the safety of autonomous systems. 

https://www.engr.uky.edu/news/2019/06/harrison-receives-nsf-grant-autono...

 

Eura Shin, a senior majoring in computer science, has received a Barry Goldwater Scholarship. Over 5,000 students from around the country applied for the prestigious scholarship

https://www.engr.uky.edu/news/2019/04/eura-shin-wins-2019-goldwater-scho...

 

Nathan Jacobs, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science, collaborated with the Kentucky Geological Survey to investigate the use of machine learning to identify Kentucky sinkholes in aerial LiDAR data.

https://www.engr.uky.edu/news/2019/03/kgs-jacobs-collaborate-sinkhole-ma...