ZEAF integrate a photochemical responsive polymer sheet into
building façades through an origami inspired folding pattern
to efficiently control the heat gain, and thus enhance the building
Working with faculty, industry and community leaders, SMART will
use design, smart materials and automation to transform advanced
manufacturing in the region and across the country.
Industry executives and faculty from across UB will work
with SMART Director Kemper Lewis on innovative ways to bring
customizable products to market faster, while remaining
ecologically and economically sustainable.