NCPRE-based Confronting Challenges in Academic Units Consortium surveys professional development for academic leaders, calls for action10/08/2018 - 13:30 The Confronting Challenges in Academic Units Consortium presents a new resource, Academic Leadership Development. This white paper surveys professional development programs for those new to leadership positions in academia.
09/27/2018 - 08:45 Each year, dozens of students submit their work to the ACM SIGCOMM Conference Student Research Competition. Last month, after three rounds of competition, third-year doctoral student Suraj Jog was announced as the overall winner of his division.
09/26/2018 - 16:00 One of the most unique evolutionary aspects of humans is the ability to cooperate flexibly in large numbers. As part of his new research project CSL Professor Pramod Viswanath is trying to mimic how trust among humans drives societies, as an inspiration for building new blockchain technology with applications in cryptocurrencies.
Illinois researchers pursue the best of both worlds – top performance and high programmability – under new DARPA project09/25/2018 - 09:15 You might not think of high-performance computing and high programmability as things that go hand in hand—unless you’re CSL researchers Wen-mei Hwu and Deming Chen.
09/25/2018 - 09:15 PhD student Gonzalo Augusto Cucho Padin, advised by CSL professor Lara Waldrop, won the Best Student Presentation Award at the annual National Science Foundation-sponsored CEDAR.
09/19/2018 - 09:15 CSL and ECE Associate Professor Michael Bailey and Adam Bates, an assistant professor in computer science, have helped identify homophones and mistakes in voice processing that could be used to phish Amazon Alexa users.
09/13/2018 - 11:30 NASA has tapped CSL professor Farzad Kamalabadi to help with efforts to develop smaller spacecraft at a lower cost.
09/12/2018 - 13:15 University of Illinois researchers are working to remove farmer reliance on chemicals to destroy weeds through the use of robots.
08/30/2018 - 14:30 Former CSL student Mingu Kang will receive the CSL Ph.D. Thesis award this month for his dissertation “Deep In-memory Computing” for realizing energy and latency efficient machine learning systems in silicon.
08/24/2018 - 11:30 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign’s College of Engineering announced today that Prof. Wen-Mei W Hwu will serve as acting head of its top-ranked Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
08/24/2018 - 11:15 William H Sanders has been named interim director of the Discovery Partners Institute (DPI), a new world-class innovation center led by the U of I System.
08/21/2018 - 10:45 Inspirit IoT, a startup company co-founded by CSL's Deming Chen to advance smart sound and smart vision applications, recently secured late-seed funding from Beijing-based Senscape Technologies.
08/20/2018 - 09:15 Disruptive noise is almost everywhere, from people talking in the office corridor to road construction down the street to the neighbor’s lawn mower. Research being conducted at the University of Illinois’ Coordinated Science Laboratory is looking to improve this noisy frustration.
08/15/2018 - 14:30 Over the summer Coordinated Science Lab (CSL) Professor Narendra Ahuja was awarded the honorary Doctor of the University honoris causa from the University of York in the United Kingdom.
08/15/2018 - 14:00 Out of more than 60 nominations from across the three Illinois universities in the system, CSL professor Jennifer Bernhard has been announced as one of the 2018-19 President's Executive Leadership (PELP) Fellows.
08/07/2018 - 15:30 CSL Associate Professor Yi Lu was awarded the 2018 ACM SIGMETRICS Test of Time Award for her group's work "Counter braids: a novel counter architecture for per-flow measurement."
Illinois to lead $8.3 million initiative to design energy-efficient computing for autonomous platforms07/26/2018 - 12:30 The team will develop novel computing technologies that addresses the needs of autonomous sensory platforms that make mission-critical decisions in real-time, within strict thermal limits and while withstanding high-radiation space environments.
University of Illinois, Micron enhance speed and battery life of mobile, IoT devices with deep in-memory architecture07/25/2018 - 10:15 The research team, led by University of Illinois Professor Naresh Shanbhag, recently won a best paper at the 2018 IEEE International Symposium on Circuits & Systems (ISCAS) for work that applies DIMA to NAND flash, a solid-state memory.
07/24/2018 - 15:15 CSL Professor R. Srikant, who conducts research at the Coordinated Science Lab, was recently awarded the IEEE Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award "for contributions to congestion control and scheduling in computer communication networks."