News and Events

8/21/18
An umbrella fitted with solar cells and charging ports that provides electrical power, shade and shelter from inclement weather.
8/17/18
Ten high achieving engineering and applied sciences students have been recognized with prestigious awards from the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
8/13/18

Philip Odonkor, a PhD student in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, has always been intrigued by the idea of distilling complex thoughts into short, captivating narratives. He’s also proven that he’s highly proficient at this essential skill.

8/8/18
An article in Business First features Dan Buckmaster, a master’s degree student studying mechanical engineering in the UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, who is growing his own startup company, an engineer-for-hire service called Tresca Design, which offers mechanical design services to clients that range from startups to established companies.
8/6/18
An article in Smithsonian Magazine by Shenqiang Ren, professor of mechanical engineering, looks at how kirigami, the ancient art of paper cutting and a lesser-known cousin of the folding art of origami, is inspiring innovations in modern electronics.
8/2/18
An article in The Conversation by Shenqiang Ren, professor of mechanical engineering, looks at how kirigami, the ancient art of paper cutting and a lesser-known cousin of the folding art of origami, is inspiring innovations in modern electronics.
8/1/18
Kemper Lewis, professor and chair of mechanical and aerospace engineering, was interviewed by WBEN-AM about the basics behind 3-D printing following the release of plans that would allow people to 3-D print their own AR-15 guns.
7/31/18
Five faculty from SEAS were among the eighteen UB researchers and teachers that have been named recipients of the university’s 2018 Exceptional Scholar and Teaching Innovation awards.