An article in the Wall Street Journal about the growing
concern over space debris, also called space junk, orbiting Earth
quotes John Crassidis, CUBRC Professor in Space Situational
Awareness in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace
Engineering, who spoke about the proliferation of small satellites
known as CubeSats.
An article reports on research by Josep Jornet, assistant
professor of electrical engineering in the UB School of Engineering
and Applied Sciences, to develop technology that combines
implantable sensors, a wearable device and software to better
identify and monitor such conditions such a lung cancer.
An article on Space Daily reports 10 students from
UB’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences traveled to
New Mexico in June as part of the First Annual Spaceport America
Cup at the intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition hosted by
the Experimental Sounding Rocket Association.
An article in the San Francisco Chronicle about the
emerging worries that drones pose for airports interviews Javid
Bayandor, associate professor in UB's Department of Mechanical and