News

10/17/17

Alumni, corporate partners, and students were recognized for their achievements during the Fourth Annual SEAS Awards Night on Oct. 5, 2017.

10/16/17

Rahul Rai received the Young Engineer Award from ASME's Computers and Information in Engineering Division.

10/13/17
An article on The University Network reports a team of researchers, led by Wenyao Xu, assistant professor of computer science and engineering, has developed a biometric scanner that verifies a computer user’s identity by recognizing the geometry of their heart.
10/12/17
An article on the website of the National Science Foundation reports a UB-led team has developed a computer security system using the dimensions of an individual’s heart as an identifier.
10/12/17
Bob Zwolinski (BA ’83) and Nisha Chaudhari (MS ’15) remember how well-prepared they were for the job force after earning computer science degrees at UB. 
10/10/17

UB engineering grads launch Mogabi (moe-guh-bee) to offer a new engagement tool to mid-sized businesses.

10/9/17
A podcast on Scientific American reports UB scientists led by Wenyao Xu, assistant professor of computer science and engineering, have constructed a computer security system that works by scanning the dimensions of the user’s heart and using the pattern as an identifier.
10/4/17

Engineering school marks completion of nation’s first comprehensive ‘specialization’ on digital manufacturing.

10/2/17
The Innovation of the Week column in the Boston Globe features research by Wenyao Xu, assistant professor of computer science and engineering, who developed a computer security system that uses radar to read an individual’s personal heart rate signature.
9/29/17
An article on Gizmodo reports on UB research on the potential to use cardiac scanning software to unlock electronic devices such as computers and phones, and quotes Wenyao Xu, assistant professor of computer science and engineering.