10/17/2019 - 13:43 Cybersecurity is a concern for all business, which is why the government developed and published the National Institute of Science and Technologies (NIST) Cyber Security Framework. Unfortunately, meeting the NIST CSF standard is a challenge for most small businesses.
10/14/2019 - 16:56 CSL Director Klara Nahrstedt was part of a group who received the NSF Researcher Traneeship grant, which will allow them to begin a PhD level certificate program that combines materials and data science.
10/11/2019 - 13:13 The Ionospheric Connection Explorer (ICON) mission launched on Oct. 10 from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, and some of the data it collects will be the result of work done at The Grainger College of Engineering.
10/10/2019 - 11:17 Director of the Center for Health Informatics and CSL researcher Ian Brooks gave an invited talk on health informatics at "Celebrating 25 Years of the Core Health Indicators," a side event held on September 30 during the 57th Session of the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) Directing Council. PAHO is the regional office of the World Health Organization.
10/08/2019 - 14:48 It’s called the “Miracle on the Hudson.” On January 15, 2009, U.S. Airways Flight 1549 left LaGuardia Airport in New York City en route to Seattle via Charlotte. Shortly after takeoff, the plane hit birds and lost two engines. Faced with few options, the captain, Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, took elusive action and landed the plane in the Hudson River, saving the lives of the 155 people on board.
10/01/2019 - 15:46 The 57th annual Allerton Conference came to a close last Friday after four days of sharing research related to communication, control, and computing with nearly 450 attendees
$100 million Center for Networked Intelligent Components and Environments to drive smart, reconfigurable technologies10/01/2019 - 09:05 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s Grainger College of Engineering and Foxconn Interconnect Technology are partnering on a new $100 million Center for Networked Intelligent Components and Environments (C-NICE).
09/26/2019 - 10:43 Millions of hand amputees around the world are now closer to receiving a life changing, prosthetic device- a bionic hand capable of multitouch feedback.CSL alumnus and founder of PSYONIC, Aadeel Akhtar, has launched the long-awaited Ability Hand™ increasing access to the device for countless people with hand amputations.
09/25/2019 - 08:41 Earlier this month, amidst towering Windy City skyscrapers and overlooking the Chicago River, some of the brightest minds in the robotics community came together for the US Robotics Roadmap’s Chicago Workshop. The goal of this gathering of visionaries? To discuss the exciting future of robotics and how the field will continue to shape society and empower people in their everyday lives.
09/10/2019 - 09:43 Started in 2017, ERI is a five-year $1.5 billion investment in defense electronic systems by DARPA. Each year, researchers leading aspects of programs funded by the initiative are invited to share their research. This year, CSL Professor Naresh Shanbhag and ITI Professor Sarita Adve were among the invited presenters.
09/05/2019 - 09:20 CSL alum Bilal Mehdi is helping to keep GM at the forefront of the field by developing technology that will help pave the way for the next-generation of self-driving cars.
09/03/2019 - 09:27 Illinois researchers, together with collaborators from IBM and MIT, have developed algorithms that can discover new formulas for concrete that are stronger and reduce its carbon footprint by more than 40%.
08/30/2019 - 10:16 CAEML is working to create models that could improve the efficacy of the "try before you manufacture" process designers of electronic devices have come to depend on.
08/29/2019 - 11:52 V2X communications will be critical in improving driving safety and traffic efficiency. Auto giant Toyota is collaborating with ITI researchers to create technology that enhances secure communications between cars and their surroundings.
Infosys and University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Enter a Strategic Partnership for Precision Medicine08/22/2019 - 14:44 Infosys recently became the latest member of the Center for Computational Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine located at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
08/22/2019 - 09:58 Barcodes are all the buzz when it comes to identifying bees, thanks to research conducted by the University of Illinois’ Institute for Genomic Biology and Coordinated Science Lab.
08/19/2019 - 10:22 A team of computer scientists at UC San Diego and the University of Illinois have developed an app that allows state and federal inspectors to detect devices that steal consumer credit and debit card data at gas pumps. The devices, known as skimmers, use Bluetooth to transmit the data they steal.
08/15/2019 - 11:21 When most kids leave middle school, they have not yet decided what they want their career to be, but they have thought about what they do not want to do. CREDC is working to keep computer science and computer engineering off the latter list with a new series of STEM-related activity books geared for ages 10 and up.