Faculty Honors and Awards

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12/14/17

A prolific engineer, Furlani holds 152 U.S. patents and 40 foreign patents.

12/12/17
Jun Zhuang, a professor in UB’s Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and former student John Coles (PhD 2014, BS 2009), now a senior research scientist and project manager at CUBRC Inc., are the recipients of the 2017 Koopman Prize from the Military Applications Society of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS).
11/17/17
Ann M. (Amy) Bisantz, professor and chair of industrial and systems engineering, received the Paul M. Fitts Education Award from the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES).
10/16/17

Rahul Rai received the Young Engineer Award from ASME's Computers and Information in Engineering Division.

9/1/17
Jonathan Bird, an international expert in the field of experimental nanoelectronics, has been named as the new chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering in UB's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
8/31/17
Kui Ren, a professor in UB’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering, was named a SUNY Empire Innovation Scholar for his pioneering work on attacks and privacy issues in cloud computing systems, smartphone based systems and other cyber physical systems such as 3D printing systems.