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ECE and CSL Assistant Professor Zhizhen Zhao 

CSL Professor Zhizhen Zhao named 2017-18 NCSA Faculty Fellow

06/12/2017 - 16:15   ECE and CSL Assistant Professor Zhizhen Zhao has been recognized as a National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) Fellow for 2017-18.
Sibin Mohan and Chaitra Niddodi

Illinois team receives $900,000 grant to build cyber security defenses for renewable energy sources

06/09/2017 - 15:00   Researchers, led by Research Assistant Professor Sibin Mohan, aim to strengthen green energy sources against cyberattacks.
CSL and ECE Assistant Professor Lav Varshney

Lav Varshney featured in 2017 World Science Festival

06/08/2017 - 10:00   During the World Science Festival, CSL Assistant Professor Lav Varshney participated in a panel titled "Computational Creativitiy: AI and the Art of Ingenuity."
CSL PhD student Sam Spencer plays on Jeopardy!

Sam Spencer plays on Jeopardy!

06/05/2017 - 14:30   CSL and ECE PhD student Sam Spencer placed second on Jeopardy! on Friday, May 26.
Illinois team wins Best Paper Award for processor energy efficiency research

Illinois team wins Best Paper Award for processor energy efficiency research

05/26/2017 - 11:00   CSL graduate students Weidong Ye and Henry Duwe and CSL Associate Professor Rakesh Kumar received this award at ASPLOS 2017.
Sewoong Oh and Ivan Dokmanic

Oh, Dokmanić win Google Faculty Research Awards

05/23/2017 - 09:30   Two CSL faculty members, Sewoong Oh and Ivan Dokmanić, have received 2016 Google Faculty Research Awards.
Nam Sung Kim

Kim receives ACM SIGARCH and IEEE-CS TCCA ISCA Influential Paper Award

05/18/2017 - 14:45   This award recognizes the paper from the ISCA Proceedings 15 years earlier that has had the most impact on the field during the intervening years.
CSL Professor Vikram Adve

Vikram Adve named interim head of Computer Science at Illinois

05/18/2017 - 14:15   CSL Professor Vikram Adve will serve as the interim head of the Department of Computer Science until a permanent replacement can be chosen.

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense tours Illinois research facilities

05/18/2017 - 14:15   Work observed Illinois robotics research in progress at the Intelligent Robotics Lab in the Coordinated Science Lab, and visited the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology to learn about research advances in materials.
Zichao Ye, CSL and materials science and engineering PhD student

CSL PhD student Zichao Ye receives Materials Research Society Graduate Student Silver Award

05/18/2017 - 14:15   Ye received the award for his work to understand melting physics of aliphatic 2D layered materials.
CSL Assistant Professor Haitham Al-Hassanieh

Professor Hassanieh honored with ACM doctoral dissertation award

05/18/2017 - 13:15   The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) awarded CSL Assistant Professor Haitham Al-Hassanieh the 2016 Doctoral Dissertation Award.
CSL Professor Dušan Stipanović

Stipanović receives prestigious Humboldt research award

05/18/2017 - 09:30   With the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award, CSL Professor Dušan Stipanović will continue to do research in control theory and calculus of variations.
Michael Bailey cybersecurity cyberattacks hackers

Illinois students learn to defend hackers by becoming one for class project

05/03/2017 - 19:00   As part of a computer security class taught by CSL Associate Professor Michael Bailey, students are trying to hack into a device set up in CSL.
Arjun Athreya

Arjun Athreya investigates biological markers of disease, including triple negative breast cancer

05/03/2017 - 19:00   CSL PhD student Arjun Athreya collaborates with Mayo Clinic to identify subtypes of diseases and determine how individual patients vary in their response to drug treatments.
Monowar Hasan Sibin Mohan RTSS 2017 Best Paper Award

Newly developed security mechanism aims to guard existing real-time systems against cyberattacks

04/11/2017 - 19:00   This work, led by PhD student Monowar Hasan and ITI research assistant professor Sibin Mohan, won Best Paper Award at the 2016 Real-Time Systems Symposium.
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Dealing With Dysfunctional Academic Departments

04/09/2017 - 19:00   CSL's C.K. Gunsalus co-authors story for Inside Higher Ed on how to help academic leaders improve struggling units.
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Gao gains College of Engineering honor for GPS research

03/27/2017 - 19:00   Aerospace Engineering Assistant Prof. Grace Gao has been selected for the College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research, an honor bestowed on only a handful of the college’s assistant professors each year.
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CSL researchers call for greater accountability in the reproducibility of research

03/13/2017 - 19:00   As mounting evidence demonstrates a lack of reproducibility in scientific research, CSL researchers say it is crucial in "advancing the frontiers of knowledge."
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Negar Kiyavash receives prestigious Humboldt Fellowship

03/10/2017 - 14:45   CSL Associate Professor Negar Kiyavash received a Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.
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Illinois, ADSC researchers optimize air conditioning units for max efficiency

03/07/2017 - 18:00   By using new technology developed by CSL researchers, companies could save thousands of dollars per month on their energy bills.

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