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  ANDREWS, Rodney
CAER DIRECTOR
NSF EPSCoR Director
Director's Office
Center for Applied Energy Research
University of Kentucky
2624 Research Park Dr.
Lexington, KY 40511-8479
Phone (859)257-0200
FAX (859)257-0220
rodney.andrews@uky.edu

CV    Short Biosketch

Literature Citations

  Education
  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Kentucky, 1999
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University, 1994

    Professional Affiliations

  • Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering, Univ. of KY
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Univ. of KY
  • Executive Committee, American Carbon Society
  • American Carbon Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • Materials Research Society

    Awards and Service

  • Graffin Lecturer for the American Carbon Society, 2011

    Expertise and Research Interests

  •   COPLEY, Gregory
    Program Coordinator
    East KY Regional Office
    Director's Office
    West Liberty, Kentucky
    Morehead State University
    Academic Services Building
    155 University Dr.
    PO 190
    West Liberty, KY 41472
    Phone (606)495-5196
    FAX None
    greg.copley@uky.edu

    Short Biosketch

      Education
  • MBA, Morehead State Univ.
  • B.S. Biology, Centre College

    Professional Affiliations

  • Previous Vice Chair of the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable, Environmental Committee of Association of Small Business Development Centers

    Awards and Service

  • National 2007 Small Business Assistance Program Award

    Expertise and Research Interests

  •   EATON, David
    Program Manager, Carbon Materials
    Director's Office
    Phone (859)257-0219
    FAX (859)257-0302
    david.eaton@uky.edu

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      Education
  • PhD. Chemistry, Univ. of Kentucky 2002
  • B.S. Chemistry, Western Kentcky Univ. 1995

    Professional Affiliations

  • American Chemical Society
  • American Physical Society

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

  •   EPPERSON, Teresa
    Administrative Support Associate I
    Director's Office
    Center for Applied Energy Research
    University of Kentucky
    2540 Research Park Dr.
    Lexington, KY 40511-8479
    Phone (859)257-0200
    FAX (859)257-0220
    teresa.epperson1@uky.edu

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

    Research
      FISK, Courtney
    Assistant Director for Facilities and Operations
    Director's Office
    Center for Applied Energy Research
    University of Kentucky
    2624 Research Park Dr.
    Lexington, KY 40511-8479
    Phone (859)257-0396
    FAX (859)257-0302
    courtney.fisk@uky.edu

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      Education
  • B.S., Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, 2005
  • M.S., Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, 2007

    Professional Affiliations

  • American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers
  • Institute of Biological Engineering

    Awards and Service

  • Alpha Epsilon
  • Gamma Sigma Delta

    Expertise and Research Interests

  • Research
      HOWER, Jim
    Principal Research Scientist
    Applied Petrology
    Director's Office
    Center for Applied Energy Research
    University of Kentucky
    2540 Research Park Dr.
    Lexington, KY 40511-8479
    Phone (859)257-0261
    FAX (859)257-0302
    james.hower@uky.edu

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    Literature Citations

      Education
  • Ph.D., Geology, Pennsylvania State University, 1978
  • M.S., Geology and Mineralogy, Ohio State University, 1975
  • B.A., Earth Science, Millersville University, 1973

    Professional Affiliations

  • Adjunct Professor, Univ. of Kentucky, Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences
  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists
  • Canadian Society for Coal Science and Organic Petrology
  • Geological Society of America
  • The Society for Organic Petrology

    Awards and Service

  • Editor-in-Chief, CCGP Journal
  • 2008 John Castano Honorary Member Award, Society for Organic Petrology
  • 1996 Gordon H. Wood, Jr. Memorial Award, Energy and Materials Division, American Association of Petroleum Geologists
  • 1997 Outstanding Geologist Award, Kentucky Section, American Institute of Professional Geologists
  • Former Editor-in-chief, International Journal of Coal Geology
  • Chairman, Coal Geology Division, GSA, 1994/95
  • President, Society for Organic Petrology, 1993/94
  • 2003 Reinhardt Thiessen Medal, International Committee for Coal and Organic Petrology
  • 2006 Gilbert H. Cady Award, Geological Society of America, Coal Geology Division

    Expertise and Research Interests

  •   Jarolimek, Karol
    Post Doctoral Scholar
    Director's Office
    Phone (859)257-0432
    FAX (859)257-0302

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

      MARKSBERRY, Alice
    Web Coordinator
    Director's Office
    Center for Applied Energy Research
    University of Kentucky
    2540 Research Park Dr.
    Lexington, KY 40511-8479
    Phone (859)257-0311
    FAX (859)257-0302
    alice.marksberry@uky.edu

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

      McKINNEY, Austin
    Communications Officer/EPSCoR
    Director's Office
    Kentucky NSF EPSCoR
    Phone (859)257-0352
    FAX (859)257-0302
    austin.mckinney@uky.edu

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

      MEDINA, Shiela
    Associate Director
    Research Program Manager
    Director's Office
    Center for Applied Energy Research
    University of Kentucky
    2540 Research Park Dr.
    Lexington, KY 40511-8479
    Phone (859)257-0202
    FAX (859)257-0302
    shiela.medina@uky.edu

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

  • Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

  •   MELANSON, David
    Assistant Director for External Affairs and Development
    Director's Office
    Phone (859)257-0330 (Cell 859-420-3228)
    FAX (859)257-0302
    david.melanson@uky.edu

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

      MOSSEY, Jeffrey
    Program Administrator
    Director's Office
    Kentucky NSF EPSCoR
    Phone (859)257-0351
    FAX (859)257-0302
    jeff.mossey@uky.edu

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

    Expertise and Research Interests

      PINKERTON, Thomas
    Multimedia Specialist
    Director's Office
    Phone (859)257-0224
    FAX (859)257-0302
    tpinkerton@uky.edu

    Vita Unavailable

      Education

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

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    Research
      SCHUBERT, Thomas
    GIS Coordinator
    Director's Office
    KY Division of Mine Safety
    1025 Capitol Center Dr.
    Frankfort, KY 40601
    Phone 502-573-0146, x229
    FAX (859)257-0302
    thomas.schubert@uky.edu

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      Education
  • M.S. Computer Science Technology, Kentucky State University, 2012
  • B.S.B.A.-Finance, Nichols College, Dudley Hill, MA, 1989

    Professional Affiliations

    Awards and Service

  • Kentucky Mine Mapping System - Best Online Services, Best of Kentucky Technology Awards, May 2008
  • Exemplary System Award - Kentucky Association of Mapping Professionals, 2008
  • United States Army Retired

    Expertise and Research Interests