UB faculty members Glenna Bett and Randall Rasmusson are among
the latest wave of entrepreneurs flooding START-UP NY, making our
region the leader with at least 42 companies. Their company -
CytoCybernetics - is developing technology that would make
prescription drugs safer.
UB engineering students placed third in the NASA-sponsored Mars
rover contest thanks to their design and problem-solving
skills. A last-minute motor repair ensured that their rover
"rocked" to the top tier and also earned them a
humorous best "pit stop" award.
UB engineers develop a unique nanotechnolgy that promises
simpler and more affordable sensing techniques. The applications
are far-ranging and could help detect diseases, chemical weapons or