Our Research Changes Lives

UB students and faculty are applying their knowledge to a diversity of projects addressing local and global challenges. The research we do touches lives around the world and drives the growth of the Buffalo-Niagara and New York State economies.

1/17/19

UB-led research finds that emotional responses related to the 2016 election and climate change had different effects on how liberals and conservatives processed information.

1/14/19

UB engineers have received a $1 million DARPA grant to improve AI-driven systems, such as unmanned aerial vehicles, by teaching them physics.

1/4/19

A UB researcher sheds light on an ongoing controversy surrounding ADHD treatment, finding that chronic stimulant therapy is unlikely to cause cardiac damage in healthy children.

12/19/18

UB geologists have been injecting homemade lava with water in order to better understand the conditions that can make lava-water interactions so violent.

12/12/18

Postmenopasual women who experience tooth loss are at a higher risk of developing high blood pressure, according to a UB study.