Press Releases

Our faculty and students have made important and internationally recognized contributions to engineering, science and technology.  These discoveries have far-reaching impacts in such areas as communications, energy, and medicine.  Our faculty develop socially relevant communications products, innovative materials and devices that create greener, more energy-efficient solutions for our world.

6/2/15
University at Buffalo engineers has developed nanotechnology to make surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy simpler.
5/29/15
The photonics advancement could improve early cancer detection, nanoelectronics manufacturing and scientists' ability to observe single molecules.
5/20/14
UB researcher receives award from SUNY Technology Accelerator Fund to improve magnetic resonance imaging.
5/8/14
Engineers receive $2.7 million Air Force grant to develop cognitive radio, which avoid wireless traffic jams by exploiting unused radio spectrum.
2/25/14
Engineers are developing an optical “nanocavity” to boost light absorption in semiconductors; it could improve solar cells, cameras and more.