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.
Kemper Lewis, professor and chair of the Department of
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in UB’s School of
Engineering and Applied Sciences, is this year’s recipient of
the Design Automation Award from the American Society of Mechanical
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
Austin Powers and Caleb Walters, both mechanical engineering
students who graduated this past May, did more than just engineer
something spectacular —they created something that deeply
impacts someone’s life.
An article in PBS NewsHour by Sara Behdad, assistant
professor with a joint appointment in the departments of mechanical
and aerospace engineering, and industrial and systems engineering,
looks at the benefits of supporting people who want to repair and
reuse their electronic devices when they break.