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.
Shambhu Upadhyaya helps consumers guard themselves against cybercrime in "2017's States Most Vulnerable to Identity Theft & Fraud", published Oct. 18 by Richie Bernardo on WalletHub.
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.

Alumni, corporate partners, and students were recognized for their achievements during the Fourth Annual SEAS Awards Night on Oct. 5, 2017.


Rahul Rai received the Young Engineer Award from ASME's Computers and Information in Engineering Division.

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.
An article on the website of the National Science Foundation reports a UB-led team has developed a computer security system using the dimensions of an individual’s heart as an identifier.
Bob Zwolinski (BA ’83) and Nisha Chaudhari (MS ’15) remember how well-prepared they were for the job force after earning computer science degrees at UB. 

UB engineering grads launch Mogabi (moe-guh-bee) to offer a new engagement tool to mid-sized businesses.

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.