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Add It Up: A Q&A with Chemistry's Mark Meier

The new College of Arts & Sciences Research Computing cluster shares the basic design elements of a modern supercomputer, though at a smaller scale and lower cost. Multiple systems are linked together within a high bandwidth, low latency framework, allowing researchers to run demanding applications across hundreds of processors simultaneously.

UK's CAER Part of Kentucky’s First Megawatt-scale Carbon Capture Pilot System

The UK Center for Applied Energy Research will be helping to construct the Commonwealth's first megawatt-scale carbon capture pilot unit at an operating power plant.

Kentucky, China Collaborate on Large-Scale Carbon Capture Project

UK has entered into an agreement with a major Chinese petrochemical conglomerate to develop technologies to capture, utilize and store 1 million tons of carbon dioxide per year.

Doubling Up

The University of Kentucky Chemistry department is excited to welcome two new faculty members, Professors Kenneth Graham and Peter Kekenes-Huskey, to the Bluegrass this summer.

UK Statistics and Energy Cabinet Forecast Kentucky's Energy Future

A team of students and research from the UK Department of Statistics worked last summer with the Kentucky Energy & Environment Cabinet.

CAER Plans Memorial Celebration for Marybeth McAlister

A memorial celebration for Marybeth McAlister, longtime communications manager at the Center for Applied Energy Research, will be held on January 18th at 4 pm.

CAER Scientist Darrell Taulbee Named IBA President

In addition to being named president of the Institute for Briquetting and Agglomeration, UK scientist and chemistry alumnus Darrell Taulbee also received the institute's Neal Rice Award.

Could the Next New Cancer Drug Come from Kentucky Coal Mines?

In their ongoing quest to develop the latest and most effective drugs for disease treatment, researchers in the University of Kentucky's Center for Pharmaceutical Research and Innovation are looking deep — as in, deep underground.

Immigration Reform Reflects the American Dream

President Eli Capilouto's blog addresses immigration reform as an opportunity to seize our heritage and find an alternative method for engaging a vibrant part of our global community in our future.

CAER-mentored Projects Win at Recent Science Fairs

Four local high school students who were mentored by University of Kentucky Center for Applied Energy Research scientists have proved that experience gained by working in laboratories with mentors is invaluable.


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