News

11/4/19

Supported by a $1 million National Science Foundation grant, the system will spur research and economic development in electronics, quantum computing and more.

11/1/19

Science News quotes Sayanti Mukherjee, assistant professor in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, in an article about what it will take to adapt the nation’s energy grid to the increased risk of wildfires. Mukherjee said the grid could be redesigned to feed electricity into smaller, more isolated microgrids.

10/31/19

Team receives $200,000 JDRF grant to develop hybrid model to better understand blood glucose and insulin dynamics.

10/30/19

An article on WBFO reports that UB’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is among the reasons that Thinking Robot Studios has decided to open an $84 million manufacturing facility on Buffalo’s industrial waterfront. The company plans to make personalized prosthetics.

10/30/19

The Buffalo News reported on the annual 43North $1 million entrepreneurial competition, St. Louis-based company Strayos cited recruiting technical talent from UB as one of the reasons why they wanted to win the competition and move to Buffalo.

10/30/19

Leonardo Menezes says Brazil is rife with bureaucracy, inefficiency and corruption. He believes blockchain technology is one answer that can help. So convinced is he that he walked away from the corporate world to pursue a higher purpose. A formal education in his home country, plus gaps filled in by the University at Buffalo, are part of his path.

10/29/19

The digital twin is an important component of Industry 4.0. In an article on LinkedIn, Vojislav Kalanovic, UB Professor of Practice in mechanical and aerospace engineering, explains what it is and what it means to business.

10/24/19

Sundervel “Sunder” Ganesh Velayutham shares his experience in UB's Student Six Sigma Black Belt Certification program and its influence on his post-UB life.  

10/23/19

The Financial Times quotes David Doermann, director of UB’s Artificial Intelligence Institute, in an article titled, "Can you believe your eyes? How deepfakes are coming for politics."

10/21/19

With help from UB, Smart Walls Construction has received funding from the National Science Foundation and hired student interns.