News Stories

CSL Professor Andrew Singer

Andrew Singer named interim director of Siebel Center for Design

03/06/2017 - 18:00   CSL Professor Singer will lead a new $48 million hub for student-focused design thinking and learning.
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Remembering Professor Emertius George Swenson, Jr.

03/02/2017 - 18:00   Swenson, a longtime member of CSL, was a pioneer in radio astronomy and RF sensing.

Three CSL faculty win Siebel Energy Institute awards

03/01/2017 - 18:00   Cedric Langbort, Lav Varshney, and Daniel Work were each awarded $50K in seed grant funding
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Lin wins Best Paper for work on energy-efficient, reliable mobile computing techniques

02/26/2017 - 18:00   CSL grad student wins best paper at the IEEE Signal Processing Systems Workshop for energy-efficient, reliable mobile computing techniques.
Ag and biological eng and CSL professor Girish Chowdhary and Erkan Kayacan

Agricultural robot may be ‘game changer’ for crop growers, breeders

02/22/2017 - 18:00   CSL Professor Girish Chowdhary is leading development of a robot used for in-depth crop analytics.
OceanComm Thomas Reidl and Andrew Singer

Start-up aims to bring high-speed wireless communications to the subsea industry

02/19/2017 - 18:00   CSL alumnus Thomas Riedl and CSL Professor Andrew Singer, founders of OceanComm, use ultrasound to bring the equivalent of Wi-Fi to the depths of our ocean.
Grace Gao CAS Beckman Fellow 2017-18

As CAS Beckman Fellow, Gao gains time for optimizing GPS for UAVs

02/13/2017 - 18:00   The 2017-18 Beckman Fellowship will grant her release from teaching to pursue research for a semester.
Tandy Warnow Fellow of International Society for Computational Biology

Warnow elected Fellow of International Society for Computational Biology

02/13/2017 - 18:00   Tandy Warnow was recognized for her outstanding contributions to the fields of computational biology and bioinformatics.
Mahanth Gowda IoT sports analytics

Sensors embedded in sports equipment could provide real-time analytics to your smartphone

02/07/2017 - 18:00   Utilizing IoT, CSL scientists have injected inexpensive sensors and radios in sporting equipment to make advanced analytics more accessible to the sports industry.
Six CSL professors receive ECE faculty fellows and scholars appointments

Six CSL professors receive ECE faculty fellows and scholars appointments

02/01/2017 - 18:00   Six new faculty fellows and scholars have been appointed among ECE ILLINOIS faculty.
bio-bats Seth Hutchinson, Soon-Jo Chung, Alireza Rameszani

Advanced robotic bat’s flight characteristics simulates the real thing

01/31/2017 - 18:00   Engineers create a demonstration of self-contained autonomous flight by mimicking morphological properties of flexible bat wings.
Naira Hovakimyan AAIA fellow

Hovakimyan named AIAA Fellow

01/29/2017 - 18:00   CSL Professor Naira Hovakimyan was recently named a Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AAIA).
Negar Kiyavash, Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Negar Kiyavash receives prestigious Humboldt Fellowship

01/09/2017 - 18:00   With the Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers, CSL Professor Negar Kiyavash will pursued research in Germany.
Olgica Milenkovic DNA-based storage systems

Milenkovic receives grant to develop codes for DNA data storage system

01/04/2017 - 18:00   New work demonstrates portable DNA-based data storage systems with high data integrity.
Robot brain machine interface

Robots that can read your mind a breakthrough for manufacturing

12/19/2016 - 18:00   Those who wish others could read their minds will enjoy a breakthrough technology out of the lab of Thenkurussi (Kesh) Kesavadas.
CSL professor Victoria Stodden

Report proposes standards for sharing data and code used in computational studies

12/08/2016 - 18:00   Illinois professor Victoria Stodden is the lead author of a new report that provides recommendations for how researchers, funding agencies and journal publishers can work together to report data and computational code as part of scientific research findings.
Naira Hovakimyan

Aerial imaging technology provides diagnostic tool for agriculture

12/08/2016 - 18:00   Naira Hovakimyan has created a startup using deep neural network research for agriculture imaging.
Lara Waldrop

Researchers discover hot hydrogen atoms in Earth's upper atmosphere

12/05/2016 - 18:00   A team of University of Illinois researchers has discovered the existence of hot atomic hydrogen (H) atoms in an upper layer of Earth’s atmosphere known as the thermosphere.
Bhamidipati and Gao, along with Yuting Ng, presented this work at the ION GNSS+

Bhamidipati won best presentation award on improving power grid security and reliability through GPS timing

11/30/2016 - 18:00   Graduate students Sriramya Bhamidipati, Yuting Ng and CSL Professor Grace Gao have developed a GPS system to strengthen power grid security.
CSL Professor Joseph Lyding

Lyding a proven leader in STM research

11/13/2016 - 18:00   CSL Professor Joseph Lyding is likely to say that his scientific breakthroughs have been “accidents,” but, in reality, chance has played only a small role in his career as an innovator in scanning tunneling microscopy (STM) and nanofabrication, and his work on semiconducting nanotubes.