An article in Business First reports an autonomous electric bus called Olli is coming to the UB North Campus in the spring, where it will be overseen by Adel Sadek, director of UB’s Stephen Still Institute for Sustainable Transportation and Logistics, and Chunming Qiao, chair of computer science and engineering, both in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
An article about a gathering of automotive manufacturers from Western New York held to discuss changes coming to the industry reports participants included Stephen Still, who serves as an advisor for the Institute for Sustainable Transportation and Logistics in UB’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
University at Buffalo faculty members associated with two of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences’ institutes will host a reception, and present at the 2018 Transportation Research Board (TRB) Annual Meeting at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, in Washington, D.C.
An article in the Buffalo News reports Stephen Still, an engineer who credits UB with changing his life when he studied civil engineering here, has made a $4 million gift to the university in support of the Institute for Sustainable Transportation and Logistics.
An article on Futurity reports on UB research that suggests that data from Twitter and possibly other social media platforms can be used to improve event planning, route scheduling, crowd regulations and other subway operations, and quotes Qing He, Stephen Still Assistant Professor in Transportation Engineering and Logistics.
Spectrum News reported on autonomous vehicle testing at UB’s North Campus on Tuesday. The report included commentary from New York Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul and Chunming Qiao, SUNY Distinguished Professor and chair of UB's computer science and engineering department.