Dr. Bhattacharyya's Research Highlighted in SRP Congressional Justification

  • December 14, 2005

(December 2005) - Dr. Dibakar Bhattacharyya's UK-SRP research has been highlighted in the national SBRP Congressional Justification: SBRP investigators design innovative remediation strategies: Trichloroethylene (TCE) is the most prevalent groundwater contaminant in the United States and is found at most hazardous waste sites. Researchers across the country are working to develop and...

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Superfund Community Action through Nutrition (SCAN) Program Presented to Cooperative Extension Agents

  • December 10, 2005

(December 2005) - The UK-SRP Community Outreach Core recently presented its Superfund Community Action through Nutrition (SCAN) program, "Understanding Superfund, Helping Kentucky Communities through Nutrition," to Cooperative Extension Service (CES) family and consumer science agents at three area CES in-service meetings. CES agents represent each of the 120 counties in the state and are...

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UK-SRP Hosts Nutrition and Chemical Toxicity Workshop

  • November 14, 2005

(November 2005) -- The University of Kentucky SRP held the workshop Nutrition and Superfund Chemical Toxicity on November 18, 2005. The workshop was organized under the umbrella of the University of Kentucky SRP Research Translation Core. UK-SRP Program Director Bernhard Hennig opens the workshop UK-SRP RTC PI Lindell Ormsbee...

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UK-SRP Graduate Student Researcher Receives Award from American Institute of Chemical Engineers

  • October 14, 2005

(October 2005) - Jian Xu, a chemical engineering Ph.D. student, has been awarded First Place in the National Paper (full manuscript) Contest conducted by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers Environmental Division. Xu's Ph.D. research advisor is Professor D. Bhattacharyya of Chemical and Materials Engineering. The paper is in the area of Nanotechnology and Environment. The award is...

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UK-SRP Students Prominent at American Institute of Chemical Engineers Regional Conference

  • August 14, 2005

(August 2005) -- University of Kentucky chemical engineering students and the student chapter of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) were again prominent at the AIChE Southern Regional Conference. Sixteen students participated in the conference, held March 10-12 in New Orleans.

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Dr. Daunert Receives Distinguised Professor Award

  • August 14, 2005

Sylvia Daunert, the University of Kentucky Gill Eminent Professor of Analytical and Biological Chemistry, has been named the 2004 College of Arts and Sciences Distinguished Professor. Daunert is professor of chemistry in the UK College of Arts and Sciences Department of Chemistry, professor of pharmaceutical sciences in the UK College of Pharmacy, and a faculty member with the UK Center of...

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