News and Events

4/13/17

Borazjani is one of over 800 U.S. citizens who will teach, conduct research, and/or provide expertise abroad for the 2017-18 academic year through the Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program.

4/5/17
The finals of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition are happening this week, and four doctoral students from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences are among the 12 students who will pitch their research to a panel of judges and the audience.
3/28/17
Deborah D.L. Chung, Niagara Mohawk Professor of Materials Research in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, wrote an obituary that appeared in Nature for her mentor and PhD thesis advisor, longtime Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor Mildred S. Dresselhaus.
3/23/17
Air & Space Smithsonian magazine ran an article about UB’s Nanosat Lab, in which 100 UB engineering students build satellites for the Air Force’s University Nanosat Program.
3/20/17

“Know that if you do good work, you will be helping someone somewhere in the world,” were some of the words of wisdom Ashish Shah (PhD ’93, MS ’89, Electrical Engineering) shared with students and fellow alumni during the annual Engineering Celebrations event.

3/8/17
An article on Unmanned Aerial Online, a website that focuses on news about drones, reports on research by Souma Chowdhury, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, that uses a team of drones to quickly map an oil spill.
3/1/17
An article on Electronics 360 reports on research by Souma Chowdhury, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, into programming common drones to act together as swarms to map oil spills.
2/28/17
An article in Futurity reports on UB mechanical and aerospace engineering professor Souma Chowdhury’s research into programming common drones to act together as swarms to map oil spills.