Lightning talks, a networking reception and panel discussions
with industry leaders, including a Pulitzer Prize winning
photojournalist, highlighted the Fourth Annual Career Perspectives
and Networking Conference.
On Saturday, September 30, 2017, faculty, students, alumni and
friends gathered at the Center for the Arts to hear from UB alumni
on a wide range topics as part of a four-day 50th anniversary
celebration of computer science and engineering at UB.
An article on The University Network reports a team of
researchers, led by Wenyao Xu, assistant professor of computer
science and engineering, has developed a biometric scanner that
verifies a computer user’s identity by recognizing the
geometry of their heart.
A podcast on Scientific American reports UB
scientists led by Wenyao Xu, assistant professor of computer
science and engineering, have constructed a computer security
system that works by scanning the dimensions of the user’s
heart and using the pattern as an identifier.