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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.

6/21/17

UB has received $4.5 million from SUNY to recruit leading faculty members in the areas of robotics, artificial intelligence, pharmacology and X-ray laser science.

6/21/17

A UB geology professor has devised a soil mapping system that's much faster and more detailed than traditional methods, and which can lead to more sustainable farming practices.

6/15/17

Male police officers who work the afternoon shift are twice as likely to report being fatigued, which makes them more vulnerable to accidents, errors and stress, a UB study finds.

6/6/17

A UB engineering PhD candidate has developed a system that converts the heart's vibrational energy into electricity to power pacemakers, eliminating the need for batteries.