Researchers will work toward developing a computational approach for delivering preventive services.

An article on FedTech about how to spot deepfakes references testimony that David Doermann, director of the UB Artificial Intelligence Institute and Empire Innovation Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, provided during a U.S. House of Representatives committee meeting last summer.

Junsong Yuan, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and director of the Visual Computing Lab, received an award for Best Poster at the 5th International HANDS workshop at the International Conference on Computer Vision.

An article in The Economist about technology that can identify people at a distance by their heartbeat mentions that a team led by Wenyao Xu, associate professor of computer science and engineering.

By measuring gamers’ brain waves and eye movements, engineers could improve artificial intelligence for autonomous robots.


A team of UB students got the opportunity to put themselves in the shoes of a penetration tester, breaking into and exploiting different computer systems and software at the annual Collegiate Penetration Testing Competition international finals.


Wenyao Xu, associate professor of computer science and engineering, received the best paper award at the Association for Computing Machinery’s Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems.

An opinion piece in The MIT Press Reader cites UB research in arguing that journalists need to get better at interpreting statistics and research studies.

From analyzing the avocado genome to designing a stingray-inspired space exploration vehicle, here are some highlights from a year of discovery.


Steve Ko, associate professor of computer science and engineering and co-director of undergraduate studies, received a best paper award at MobiCom 2019.