Our annual research expenditures are currently about $65 million
and our per-faculty research expenditure puts us in the top 10
percent of U.S. engineering schools, according to the National
In a continuing effort to promote interdisciplinary research,
and foster relationships with government and industry to grow the
Western New York economy, the University at Buffalo is making some
of the region’s most advanced science and engineering
equipment, and cutting edge research facilities, available for
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.