TEAL - Technology Enabled Active Learning

With generous donations received from Mr. Samuel L. Lord, the Department of Physics and Astronomy unveiled a Technology-Enabled Active-Learning (TEAL) classroom on January 6,...

2016 Bullitt Lecture

This years Bullitt Lecture will be presented by Fred Espenak (NASA, retired). His talk will focus on the total solar eclipse in 2017, which can be observed from Kentucky. LOCATION HAS CHANGED!

The Juno Mission at Jupiter

NASA successfully inserted its $1.1 billion dollar Juno spacecraft into Jupiter orbit on July 4, and in October started an unprecedented sequence of 37 2-week-long science orbits of the giant planet.

Kentucky Universities join the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Corporation

Eight Kentucky universities joined the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) Corporation on 1 Aug 2016.

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Congratulations to Dr. Cherno Kah

for successfully defending his PhD dissertation on “Materials Design and Band Gap Engineering of Complex Nanostructures Using a Semi-Empirical Approach.”

KSEF research award

Dr. Sumanasekera receives an award of $30,000 from the Kentucky Science and Engineering Foundation (KSEF) for pursuing a project entitled “Three-Dimensional Graphene Networks for Energy Applications.”

Congratulations to Mr. George Anderson

who defended his PhD dissertation on “ Synthesis, Characterization, and Electronic Properties of Novel Two-Dimensional Materials: Transition Metal Di-Chalcogenides and Phosphorene.”

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Kentucky Universities join the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Corporation

Eight Kentucky universities joined the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) Corporation on 1 Aug 2016.

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2016 Research Award

Congratulations to Dr. Smadici for winning the Victor A. Olorunsola Endowed Research Award for 2016!

TEAL - Technology Enabled Active Learning

With generous donations received from Mr. Samuel L. Lord, the Department of Physics and Astronomy unveiled a Technology-Enabled Active-Learning (TEAL) classroom on January 6, 2016,

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