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.

10/18/17

Studies from a UB research center are helping the Buffalo Niagara region's public transportation agency improve bus accessibility for passengers with disabilities.

10/2/17

UB engineers are examining misinformation shared through tweets during hurricanes Harvey and Irma to help curb the spread of false rumors on Twitter during emergencies.

9/27/17

Researchers at UB have developed what could be the next advancement in computer security: a biometric log-in device that scans and continually monitors a user's heart.