Department News

We are proud to highlight our faculty, students and alumni that have been recognized for their accomplishments in research, career, academics and service. 

EE graduate student Nan Zhang received the Harold O. Wolf Award which recognizes high achieving students who distinguish themselves through research, academic coursework and extracurricular activities.
Professor Josep M. Jornet honored with the UB Exceptional Scholar Young Investigator Award in recognition of his contributions to the field of terahertz communications.
Edward P. Furlani, UB engineering professor and fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, whose pioneering work in microfluidics, inkjet systems, optoelectronics and other fields is recognized worldwide, died suddenly July 3. He was 65.
Christopher Scolese to receive the 2018 von Kármán Lectureship in Astronautics award.
A team of electrical engineering and MBA students took first place on April 10 in the University at Buffalo’s Henry A. Panasci Jr. Technology Entrepreneurship Competition.
Graduate students from EE presented their research posters to faculty, staff, fellow students, and members of the community during the annual Graduate Student Poster competitions at the Department and School-Wide Levels.
Philip Schneider, BSEE'14, MS'16, conducted research in health care wearable technologies, biometrics and test phantoms under the supervision of Professor Kwang Wook Oh.
Professor Su was recognized for his “contributions to multi-input multi-output (MIMO) wireless communications and cooperative networks.”
EE Senior and UB IEEE Student Chapter President Maggie Donnelly is among student leaders in important roles that challenge engineering stereotypes.
Paras Prasad, executive director of the Institute for Lasers, Photonics and Biophotonics at the University at Buffalo, has been named a Fellow of IEEE, a professional association devoted to advancing technology for humanity.