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Program encourages collaboration among researchers, while serving as a springboard to external funding.


Hanguang Zhang and the Wu research group's recent finding on PGM-free cathode catalysts for oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) was published in the 2017 Journal of The American Chemical Society (JACS)


From developing a pneumonia vaccine to desalinating water with the sun, here are some highlights from a year of discovery.


The work will address extreme weather, air pollution and autism spectrum disorder, and sustainable energy.


Ferric Contrast and NanoHydroChem are among five winners in the statewide event.


The $75,000 award, from FuzeHub, is a partnership with WNY startups CleanSlate UV and Grantwood Technologies.

An article in Business First reports NanoHydroChem, a company started by Parham Rohani, a UB PhD candidate in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, won $50,000 last week in the FuzeHub Commercialization Competition in Albany.
Out of twenty-five UB students named WNY Prosperity Fellows for 2017-2018, eleven are students at UB’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS).