• Home
  • Emily (Yuting) Li awarded the 2017 Kokes Student Award

Emily (Yuting) Li awarded the 2017 Kokes Student Award

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Dr. Franklin (Feng) Tao and the entire Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Department would like to extend our congratulations to graduate student Emily (Yuting) Li for being awarded the 2017 Kokes Student Award for the 25th North American Catalysis Society (NACS) National Conference.

About this prestiguos honor, her research advisor, Dr Tao, has this to say, 

"She will receive the certificate of this award on the meeting in this June at Denver and she has been offered with free registration and free hotel accommodation to attend the main catalysis meeting of North American. Yuting is the third student of our group after Shiran (2013) and Luan (2015) who received this award. I am happy to know that her hard work has been acknowledged by North American Catalysis Meeting." Dr. Tao is committed to nominating her for future awards and supporting her future successes. 

Well done, Emily!

For more information about the NACS and their June 4 - 9 conference, click HERE

For more infromation about the Tao Reseach Group, click HERE



High school seniors can apply to the SELF Program, a four-year enrichment and leadership experience
Engineering students build concrete canoes, Formula race cars, unmanned planes, and rockets for competitions nationwide
More first and second place awards in student AIAA aircraft design contests than any other school in the world
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
—ALA
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
KU Today
Current Newsletter

Most Recent: Feb 7th, 2017

Nov 18th Newsletter 

Sept 16th Newsletter

August 25th Newsletter- Welcome to the New Academic Year!

 

Upcoming Events and Deadlines

Upcoming Events

March 6th​: Petroleum Management Seminar with Thomas Drean | 8AM |1420 LEEP2 (FLYER)

March 7th: Graduate Seminar with Kamy Sepehrnoori from UT-Austin (FLYER)

March 8th: Engineering Student Seminar Series | 12 - 1 | 2112 Learned Hall

March 14th: Graduate Seminar with M. Ali Haider from IIT, New Dehli (FLYER)

March 20-24th = SPRING BREAK!

{Looking for Graduate Workshops? Check out THIS link!}