The SEAS Engineering Machine Shop supports experimental
research, student clubs and course requirements. Highly
skilled staff provide technical support for faculty, staff
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The machine shop offers:
Design assistance, repairs, fabrication and assembly of
laboratory components, equipment and machinery using a wide range
of materials, including steel, stainless steel, aluminum, plastics
Full complement of modern precision tooling and machinery,
including CNC (Computer Numerical Controlled) machining.
Supervised student workshop, that following a safety
orientation, allows hands-on access to machines and equipment for
undergraduate and graduate engineering students involved in
designing and fabrication of research equipment and class projects.
It is also available to Engineering Club members that are involved
in designing and fabrication of competitive intercollegiate
Mark T. Swihart, PhD, UB Distinguished Professor of Chemical and
Biological Engineering, has been named executive director of the
University at Buffalo’s New York State Center of Excellence
in Materials Informatics (CMI).
Chi Zhou, assistant professor, industrial and systems
engineering, was one of 11 young faculty to receive the “2015
Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award” from the
Society of Manufacturing Engineers.