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Gang Wu has been ranked by Clarivate Analytics as a Highly Cited Researcher in Web of Science. 


The newly-established Department of Engineering Education seeks to study and implement new strategies for scaling and translation of engineering education research findings into widespread classroom practice.

An article on the website of the National Science Foundation reports on research by Gang Wu, associate professor of chemical and biological engineering, that suggests that manganese could advance one of the most promising sources of renewable energy: hydrogen fuel cells.

UB CBE faculty and students had a great time meeting with alumnus, friends, and colleagues at the 2018 UB CBE AIChE reception on October 29.


Widely available and inexpensive, the metal could lead to a renewable energy boom.


The work by UB’s Shenqiang Ren and Chi Zhou earned a spot among the top 25 semifinalists in the third cycle of the NASA iTech competition.

“It was the most beautiful place I have ever been to. From the top of the hills, we could see miles and miles of mountains, trees and coffee bushes,” said Aaron Chaney, secretary of Engineers Without Borders and a student in the Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering.

Information sessions are Monday, October 15 and Wednesday October 17.