News

10/19/18

An article in Mechanical Engineering magazine, a publication of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), reports on research by Nils Napp, assistant professor of computer science, to develop autonomous robots that can overcome uneven terrain and other obstacles.

10/18/18

An article on Futurity reports on research by Josep Jornet, assistant professor of electrical engineering in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, that shows it is possible to steal data undetected from terahertz wireless links, even though those links involve beam transmissions from the transmitter to the receiver.

10/16/18

The study describes what's believed to be the first accurate method for tracing a 3D-printed object to the machine it came from.

10/9/18

An article on Medical Xpress features Natesh Parashurama, assistant professor of chemical and biological engineering in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, who conducts research on building 3D internal organs, like the liver and pancreas, from human stem cells.

10/4/18

The program will close critical workforce gaps by strengthening the connectivity between clean energy employers and educators in Western New York.

9/27/18

An article on Futurity reports on research by Sanyati Mukherjee, assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, that suggests the power industry is underestimating how climate change could affect the long-term demand for electricity in the U.S.

9/27/18

An article in Smithsonian magazine about a new coating that uses tiny air holes to reflect sunlight, cooling buildings better than white paint, interviews Mark Swihart, professor of chemical and biological engineering, who said other scientists have used solar-reflecting methods to achieve cooling.

9/26/18

An article on NBC News about a new high-tech satellite that is designed to snag orbiting space debris and drag it down to Earth’s atmosphere, where it would burn up harmlessly, interviews John Crassidis, professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

9/26/18

An article on Smithsonian about researchers who have developed a method for creating nearly invisible antennas on almost any surface by literally spraying them on like paint interviews Josep Jornet, assistant professor of electrical engineering in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 

9/25/18

The event, which is free and open to public, will explore the past, present and future of artificial intelligence.