SEAS in the News

6/6/18
An article on Android Authority, a technology news outlet with a readership of 7 million, reports on research by Wenyao Xu, assistant professor of computer science and engineering in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, to develop a “brain password,” which measures an individual’s brainwaves in response to a series of pictures and can be used to unlock smartphones and other devices.
6/5/18
An article on Officer.com reports on a low-cost chemical sensing chip developed by Qiaoqiang Gan, associate professor of electrical engineering, that could test people for cocaine as quickly as a breathalyzer identifies alcohol.
6/5/18
An article on Ireland’s Her about the best way to lose weight and keep it off quotes Lora Cavuoto, assistant professor of industrial and systems engineering.
6/5/18
An article on Green Car Congress reports a UB team has received $1.4 million in funding to reduce nuclear power plant complexity and cost by integrating seismic protection systems into the development of advanced reactor buildings and their supporting structures.
6/1/18
Pulmonary Fibrosis News reports on new lung-on-a-chip technology that simulates pulmonary fibrosis and was developed by Ruogang Zhao, assistant professor of biomedical engineering.
5/30/18
Futurity reported on research led by Ruogang Zhao, assistant professor in the UB Department of Biomedical Engineering.