Recognitions

9/9/16
VP for Research and Economic Development Venu Govindaraju, leading an all-UB research team, has won a NSF Data Infrastructure Building Blocks (DIBBs)  award valued at almost $3M over four years.
8/16/16
Jaric Zola and Tevfik Kosar have won a UB IMPACT award that will provide seed funding for their project titled, 'OneBioStore: Distributed smart storage and scalable algorithms for collaborative biomedical discovery'.
8/15/16
Oliver Kennedy, Geoff Challen, and Luke Ziarek received an NSF planning grant for their project titled, "CI-P: Planning for a Community Infrastructure to Enable Pocket-Scale Data Management Research."
7/25/16
Assistant Professors Oliver Kennedy and Luke Ziarek won an NSF SMALL Award ($494k) for their work on Just-in-Time Data Structures. This funding will support Saurav Singhi (PhD Candidate) and an as-yet unknown PhD student who will start a year from now.
7/25/16
Assistant Professor Aziz Mohaisen has received an NSF EAGER award of $125k to work on understanding the attack vector of privacy-enhancing technologies. The work is a collaborative effort with Guevara Noubir of Northeastern University. The award will support Jeman Park, a PhD student starting this fall.
7/25/16
Associate Professor Kui Ren will present one paper and will co-present another paper with Assistant Professor Wenyao Xu at the 23rd ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (ACM CCS 2016) in Vienna, Austria.
7/8/16

Five of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences' best and brightest teachers and researchers have been named recipients of UB's 2016 Exceptional Scholar and Teaching Innovation awards.

6/17/16
Engin Arslan (PhD '16) and Associate Professor Tevfik Kosar's paper, "HARP: Predictive Transfer Optimization Based on Historical Analysis and Real-time Probing", has been accepted at SC16, the top international conference on supercomputing and high performance computing.
6/16/16
Congratulations to Professor Chang Wen Chen, winner of the 2016 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities.
6/15/16
Congratulations to Assistant Professor Steve Ko, winner of the 2016 UB Teaching Innovation Award.