Over 70 students from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences gathered in Davis Hall to hear Julia Nguyen, a community organizer, writer, speaker, and software engineer, share her personal experience with mental health issues and how to promote understanding and wellness in STEM fields.

Gang Wu, an associate professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, was named a 2018 Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics, in recognition of his contribution of multiple highly cited papers that ranked in the top 1% in Web of Science.
An article on Hacker Noon about the difficulties of finding accurate information about blockchain and cryptocurrency reports UB offers four courses in Blockchain Specialization.
University at Buffalo faculty, staff and students from civil, industrial and computer science and engineering had a strong presence at the Transportation Research Board’s 98th Annual Meeting.

While teaching a course on energy systems at UB, David Blekhman (PhD ’02, mechanical engineering) discovered his love for clean energy technology, in particular fuel cell technology.

Kwang W. Oh, professor of electrical and biomedical engineering, has been awarded a 2019 Qualcomm Faculty Award (QFA) for research that “inspires students and sparks new approaches in key technology areas.”
Each year, 795,000 Americans suffer a stroke. Upwards of 80% of people survive and return home, with their physical abilities forever altered.
An article on Hackaday reports on research by Wenyao Xu, associate professor of computer science and engineering, that has discovered the first way to track 3D-printed objects, including guns, using the unique “fingerprints” that 3D printers leave on the objects they produce.

Jung-Hun Seo, an assistant professor in the Department of Material Design and Innovation, received a Young Investigator Award from the Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association (KSEA).

Leah Nolan has been named a 2019 Brooke Owens Fellow, a prestigious award that recognizes and supports extraordinary undergraduate women in the aerospace field.