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President Donald Trump

Reality TV played key role in taking Trump from ‘Apprentice’ to president

Shira Gabriel's research suggests that many television viewers formed parasocial relationships with Donald Trump due to his appearance on 14 seasons of “The Apprentice” and “The Celebrity Apprentice.”

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Researchers Tell Stories

UB has innovative researchers who are passionate about their work and the university. Hear them talk about what sparks their imaginations, keeps them motivated and how they enjoy sharing with students and colleagues. Click on the still photos to hear more.

  • 6/4/18

    Chair of the English Department.  Research on Digital Archive on notebooks of poet Marianne Moor

  • 4/11/17

    Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering.  Nano Photonic Materials for energy, sensing environmental applications.

  • 4/11/17

    Assistant Professor of Chemical and Bio Engineering.  Research addresses environmental and energy challenges. Water Purification.

  • 4/11/17

    Though solving practical problems in industry, my interest in Fundamental Research and phenomenon took me back to Univ. where I enjoy working with students too.

  • 6/4/18

    If you are running, this is a physical activity, one foot in front of other, moving. But running on a treadmill is physical activity without moving at all. This is the job of ontology.

  • 4/11/17

    Gratifying how everyone across Departments share information.

  • 4/11/17

    Liver disease associated with obesity. #1 cause of liver injury is obesity.

  • 4/11/17

    Assistant professor of BioMedical Engineering.  Lab makes unconventional nanoparticles to better prevent and cure diseases.

  • 8/9/17

    Working with community team connecting folks with mental health and medical issues.  Researching the Impact of outcome and trust.

  • 4/11/17

    Assoc. Prof. In Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Geometric Reasoning and Machine Learning.

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