06/24/2019 - 09:26 A “cyberoctopus” may sound like a superhero, but it is actually the focus of the recently announced MURI award led by CSL’s Girish Chowdhary. The multi-million dollar project is looking to advance the frontiers of AI, control, and robotics, by learning from the brain and body of octopuses and other cephalopods.
06/21/2019 - 09:21 For nearly half a century Roy Campbell has made an impact on students here at Illinois, and the computational world.
06/20/2019 - 09:43 Students in TE 401: Develop Breakthrough Projects,work in teams to translate academic research into commercially viable technology listening technology to benefit the hearing impaired.
06/12/2019 - 09:11 At Harvard University, crimson red dominates the campus. But when CSL alum Yue Lu, now the Gordon McKay Professor of Electrical Engineering and of Applied Mathematics at Harvard, presents slides, he proudly flaunts Illini orange and blue instead.
06/06/2019 - 10:02 CSL PhD student Matthew J Tomei was recently awarded the Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship, a highly prestigious and competitive fellowship. This is the first Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign since 2013.
06/06/2019 - 09:10 CSL professor Jean-Pierre Leburton was honored with the prestigious Collaborative Conference on Materials Research (CCMR) Serendipity Award this week at the group’s annual conference.
05/29/2019 - 10:15 One of the latest cyber threats involves hackers encrypting user files and then charging “ransom” to get them back. CSL students Chance Coats and Xiaohao Wang and Assistant Professor Jian Huang recently looked at how to use the commodity storage devices already in a computer, to save the files without having to pay the ransom.
05/28/2019 - 14:45 Recently, more than 100 faculty received the exciting news that they would be promoted to either associate or full professor. For CSL’s Grace Gao, her promotion came with an additional achievement. Gao was one of seven new associate professors and three new professors recognized for a distinguished promotion.
05/13/2019 - 16:15 Researchers studying wearable listening technology now have a new data set to use, thanks to a CSL team. The new data is debuting at the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP) this week.
05/08/2019 - 09:15 CSL graduate student Tara Mina was recently offered the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship and the National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowships for her research on GPS spoofing detection.
04/30/2019 - 14:15 During the annual College of Engineering Faculty Awards Ceremony, CSL Director Klara Nahrstedt was honored with the Tau Beta Pi Daniel C. Drucker Eminent Faculty Award.
04/26/2019 - 09:45 CSL Professor Kesh Kesadavas is working on improving virtual reality in a way that would cut development time in half and allow for realistic training of future medical professionals.
04/24/2019 - 09:45 It is said that the only guarantees in life are death and taxes. CSL graduate student Chuchu Fan and adviser Sayan Mitra are working to add power systems to that list in their Siebel Energy Institute-funded project, “A Formal Verification and Synthesis Tool for Safety Critical Power Grid Infrastructures and Cyber-physical Systems."
04/22/2019 - 14:15 “The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting” - Sun Tzu. This quote inspired CSL student Phuong M. Cao and team to conduct research to understand how programs were being attacked. A paper about that research was recently accepted at a prestigious conference.
04/16/2019 - 10:30 According to the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, more than 70 percent of internationally traded goods in the United States will be moved on water. Because it is such a large part of the economy, it must be done in the most efficient way. That is where CSL Professor Andrew Alleyne comes in.
Illinois Engineering to become The Grainger College of Engineering—recognizing more than $300 million in support04/15/2019 - 15:45 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s College of Engineering will become The Grainger College of Engineering, recognizing a new $100 million gift from The Grainger Foundation and more than $300 million in total support.
04/10/2019 - 17:00 A new technology developed by CSL professor Jean-Pierre Leburton provides the technological ingredients for the development of nanoscale and personal medicine in the search for cancer cures.
04/08/2019 - 09:15 CSL Professor Gul Agha was recently interviewed as part of Illinois Engineering's Illinois Innovators podcast.
04/05/2019 - 08:00 Each year, Google funds unrestricted support to a select number of researchers in the field of computer science and engineering. This year, four faculty from the CSL and Information Trust Institute received this honor.