Ten high achieving engineering and applied sciences students have been recognized with prestigious awards from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
A story on WKBW-TV reports on Olli, a self-driving bus being tested at UB, and interviews Chunming Qiao, professor and chair of computer science and engineering.

The vehicle advances New York State as a hub for autonomous vehicle research.


Olli is UB’s first self-driving vehicle, and researchers will demonstrate its capabilities Thursday.

Five faculty from SEAS were among the eighteen UB researchers and teachers that have been named recipients of the university’s 2018 Exceptional Scholar and Teaching Innovation awards.

BPS secondary students built their own cellphone as part of a three-day summer camp hosted by UB’s Liberty Partnerships Program.

WIVB-TV reports that UB computer scientists have been teaching Buffalo Public Schools students this summer about the basics of computer science, including how to build and program their own smartphone and quotes Oliver Kennedy, assistant professor of computer science and engineering.

STEM outreach part of Liberty Partnerships Program to reduce dropout rates.

Business First reports that two start ups from UB’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences have been named semifinalists in the 43North business competition.
An article in Wired about new technology that enables drones to self-organize into a coherent swarm, flying in synchrony without colliding and without a central control unit telling them what to do interviews Karthik Dantu, assistant professor of computer science and engineering, and an expert in multi-robot coordination.