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Students will learn to use computer modeling and simulation to solve important problems in science and engineering.


UB has been selected  to host nearly 100 Fulbright Foreign Students from around the world in late April for a three-day Fulbright Enrichment Seminar titled “Combating Addiction and Addressing the Opioid Crisis.”


Three UB faculty members – Anthony Campagnari, Gary Giovino and John Richard – have been named State University of New York Distinguished Professors, the highest faculty rank in the SUNY system.


UB's School of Architecture and Planning is taking its story of place-based urban regeneration on the road with a screening of "See It Through Buffalo" in New York.


Buffalo startup Garwood Medical Devices aims to reduce implant failures, prevent suffering and save billions of dollars in medical expenses.


A UB faculty member since 1996, Patra will guide the supercomputing facility as it supports faculty-led research and Buffalo’s growing knowledge economy.


Rae will cultivate industry collaboration and further grow UB’s expertise and reputation in materials informatics.


As nonprescription use of Ritalin increases among young adults, researchers at UB's Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions warn that such use may cause irreversible structural changes in certain areas of the brain.


The new symposium will be held downtown at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.



Scientists at UB’s Clinical and Research Institute on Addictions recently received more than $4 million in grants from the National Institutes of Health to study the effects of drinking, smoking and marijuana use during pregnancy.