Mark T. Swihart, PhD, UB Distinguished Professor of Chemical and
Biological Engineering, has been named executive director of the
University at Buffalo’s New York State Center of Excellence
in Materials Informatics (CMI).
Using social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter to
spread information during campus emergencies can help keep students
safer, according to new research from the University at Buffalo
School of Management.
When terrorists strike, emergency workers who have the proper
training, information access and a positive work environment will
make better decisions, according to research from the University at
Buffalo School of Management.
National information security expert Dave Kennedy will
demonstrate effective ways businesses can combat some of the main
techniques cyberthieves use to attack an organization. The
presentation will walk through the security issues facing
organizations today, both politically and as an industry.
Software to help companies retrieve files. A deployable wall to
protect waterfront properties from flooding. A software platform
that makes e-books more interactive. And a device to recover and
refine precious metals. These are the business startup ideas that
earned four enterprising University at Buffalo students $8,000 each
in seed funding.