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SMART faculty, Jin Young Song and Jongmin Shim (Assistant Professor, Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering) received first prize in the Laka Competition 2016. 
The course, to be unveiled in January, shows the university’s leadership in advanced manufacturing

Representatives meet to get the scoop on the advanced manufacturing scene in WNY.


The awards come from SMART, a new initiative focusing on the future of manufacturing in Buffalo and beyond.


The institute connects UB, Buffalo Manufacturing Works and other partners to a national network committed to the sustained resurgence of U.S. manufacturing.


UB students and researchers are using their imaginations to make some amazing things using 3-D printing technology.


UB is investing $25 million in an initiative that will harness the strengths of UB faculty from disciplines across the university to confront grand challenges facing humankind.


The ancient art of shaping terra cotta is getting a modern twist at Boston Valley Terra Cotta, a Western New York manufacturer that is employing an arsenal of digital tools in terra cotta restoration with help from University at Buffalo experts.

Congratulations to Dr. Karthik Dantu, who has been selected to receive the University of Buffalo CSTEP Distinguished Research Mentor Award 2016. Dr. Dantu is an Assistant Professor in Computer Science and Engineering and one of SMART CoE's faculty members.