Department News

Keep up to date with the latest Chemical and Biological Engineering news.

7/9/18
Edward P. Furlani, UB engineering professor and fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, whose pioneering work in microfluidics, inkjet systems, optoelectronics and other fields is recognized worldwide, died suddenly July 3. He was 65.
7/6/18

Dr. Edward Furlani, who held a joint appointment in SEAS, serving as Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and as Professor of Electrical Engineering, unexpectedly passed away on July 3, 2018.

7/6/18
Edward P. Furlani, UB engineering professor and fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, whose pioneering work in microfluidics, inkjet systems, optoelectronics and other fields is recognized worldwide, died suddenly July 3. He was 65.
7/6/18
On May 27, UB welcomed 38 undergraduate STEM students from Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan to campus. They made the 36-hour trip to take a variety of classes, from engineering to sociology, through UBThisSummer during the first six-week session of the program.
6/28/18

Seven UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences students connected with other female engineers at the 2018 WE Local Conference in Providence, R.I., an annual regional event presented by the Society of Women Engineers. 

5/30/18
NBC News interviewed Mark Swihart, UB Distinguished Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, about a “tiny house” (it’s smaller than the width of a human hair) built by a team of French scientists.
5/29/18

UB’s Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) has awarded new grants that support promising translational research projects in Western New York.

5/24/18
This event brings forth leaders in the field of Stem Cells to present their research. Join us for exciting talks and a poster session that showcases the work of UB and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center students.