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. 

As climate change increasingly drives adoption of sun-harnessing technologies, the number of clean energy jobs grows, too.
Advised by Jennifer Zirnheld, the UB Robotics student team competed at the VEX U World Championship for the first time in club history.
Liam Christie is among those honored with the 2020 SUNY Chancellor's Award for Student Excellence. Christie, who will continue PhD study at UB, has been advised by Professor Kwang Oh who leads the Sensors and Microactuators Learning Lab. 
Jahmil Campbell (BS ‘07, MS ‘10 electrical engineering) leads test and validation team at GE Transportation.
Jim P. Zheng, PhD, a recognized leader in battery technology and University at Buffalo alumnus, has rejoined his alma mater to help advance research in clean energy.
The UB-IEEE Nano-Symposium is a showcase to demonstrate the outstanding research achievements by UB EE faculty and students in the field of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. The inaugural symposium took place on November 22, 2019.
Faculty, students, industry representatives, and government partners gathered for lectures and demonstrations related to 5G and the Wireless Internet of Things.
The SUNY Chancellor’s Awards acknowledge and provide system-wide recognition for consistently superior professional achievement and encourage the ongoing pursuit of excellence. In 2019, two members of EE were honored.
The President Emeritus and Mrs. Meyerson Award for Distinguished Undergraduate Teaching and Mentoring, is UB’s highest honor given for undergraduate mentoring.
Graduate students from EE presented their research posters to faculty, staff, fellow students, and members of the community during annual Student Poster competitions.