News and Events

Lightning talks, a networking reception and panel discussions with industry leaders, including a Pulitzer Prize winning photojournalist, highlighted the Fourth Annual Career Perspectives and Networking Conference.

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


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

An article in The Conversation by Kemper Lewis, professor and chair of mechanical and aerospace engineering, looks at the future of manufacturing and why focusing on what the U.S. made yesterday will only go so far in saving American manufacturing today.
An article on Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry about research to enable pacemakers to be powered by longer-lasting sustainable energy quotes M. Amin Karami, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
A story on WBFO-FM reports former NASA leader Charles Bolden will be on campus today meeting with students and touring UB’s engineering labs. John Crassidis, CUBRC professor of space situational awareness and a member of the Department of Mechancal and Aerospace Engineering, hosted the visit.
An article in the Wall Street Journal about the growing concern over space debris, also called space junk, orbiting Earth quotes John Crassidis, CUBRC Professor in Space Situational Awareness in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, who spoke about the proliferation of small satellites known as CubeSats.
SNL Financial quotes mechanical engineering professor John Hall about GE’s plan to build its largest-ever, land-based wind turbine.