Student Speaker Competition winners Barnard Uche Onyenucheya, a PhD student in electrical engineering, and Amy Faville, a mechanical engineering major, will speak at the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences commencement ceremonies.
John Crassidis, the Samuel P. Capen Chair Professor and a SUNY Distinguished Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, appeared live Saturday night on BBC World News to discuss space debris from a Chinese rocket that was hurtling back to Earth. Video of the segment is not available online.
Engineering professor John Crassidis appeared on national television on The Today Show on Thursday morning to discuss space debris from a Chinese rocket launched last week that’s hurtling back to Earth.
UB alumnus Dexter Johnson, NASA Technical Fellow for Loads and Dynamics, will receive the UB President’s Medal during the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences' undergraduate commencement ceremony on May 15.
The Scott and Coleen Stevens Chair in Engineering Sustainability will focus on core areas including sustainability fundamentals, renewable energy, economics, environmental quality and engineering practice, ethics and manufacturing.
Community News Weekly reports that Kevin Carpenter and Justin Page, both students in UB's Department of Mechanical and Aerospsce Engineering, worked at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Lab, home of the Mars Rover, as interns.