09/24/2020 - 10:36 A graduate student wondered why, despite arriving at the bus stop ahead of the schedule, he was sometimes late. He developed a tool that considers transportation variables weighed against how great a margin of error bus riders are willing to accept, a concept that can also apply to getting a lunar rover where it needs to be.
09/23/2020 - 09:46 For her exemplary work in addressing major societal problems related to autonomous verification, CSL alumna ChuChu Fan has been awarded the 2020 CSL PhD Thesis Award.
09/18/2020 - 15:01 In the past few months, several CSL faculty have received new NSF research grants through Illinois Computer Science that span a range of topics.
09/17/2020 - 10:16 A large part of Illinois' return to campus plan has been the Safer Illinois mobile application. The innovative contract-tracing technology used in the app was developed by undergraduate students funded by a CSL center.
09/16/2020 - 14:13 Professor Pramod Viswanath envisions that deep learning methods could play a crucial role in making the next breakthroughs of coding and communication theory and practice.
09/04/2020 - 10:09 A novel low cost photolithographic (writing with light) technique has been developed by a group including CSL Professor James Gary Eden. A startup company licensed this technology and started manufacturing low cost high resolution photolithographic tools for universities and R&D.
09/03/2020 - 15:34 In May, we talked with students and companies about what they were expecting for “Internships in the COVID era.“ We recently caught up with the students conducting virtual internships to hear about their experiences during a summer that was supposed to be like no other.
08/27/2020 - 09:47 Recently, the Grainger College of Engineering recognized a number of our faculty for their contributions through the honor of endowed chairs, professorships, and promotions.
08/26/2020 - 14:20 CSL's Vikram Adve is leading AIFARMS, one of two new national artificial intelligence institutes coming to Illinois.
08/25/2020 - 10:52 CSL Professor Ilan Shomorony believes that the need for more data storage can be met with a substance encountered in the cells of all living things – DNA.
08/21/2020 - 15:02 To most Americans, COVID 19 precautions are common sense and almost entirely non-intrusive; however, one demographic may be suffering by the use of masks: people with hearing loss.
08/20/2020 - 09:46 When hackers attack a computer and install ransomware, it often goes undetected until after the damage is done. In a new $1 million project CSL's Jian Huang is working to find a way to back up data before it is encrypted.
08/18/2020 - 13:34 CSL's Matt Caesar’s latest research looks at how to get vital internet connectivity to disaster-stricken areas using drones.
08/14/2020 - 15:48 Illinois researchers, in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic, have developed a machine-learning-based approach that uses alpha-rhythm-related features to determine the potential for epilepsy and identify the seizure-generating side of the patient's brain. Yogatheesan Varatharajah, former CSL student, was named a finalist in the 2020 Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Student Paper Competition, based on this research.
08/11/2020 - 08:33 CSL's Eric Chitambar will represent Illinois as part of the the Grainger College of Engineering’s IQUIST's Institute for Hybrid Quantum Architectures and Networks.
08/06/2020 - 09:14 CSL students Spencer Markowitz and Teck-Yian Lim are looking at how radar, generally associated with aircraft, could be used to improve autonomous vehicle safety.
Amato, Rauchwerger ready to capitalize on renewed interest in comparative genomics research methods due to COVID-1908/04/2020 - 10:56 Two CSL faculty are leading an effort to use comparative analysis to study COVID-19.
07/30/2020 - 10:18 Research led by CSL's Tarek Abdelzaher has found that information overload is the cause of opinion polarization and proposes new search algorithms to help people better navigate information.
07/27/2020 - 10:02 Collaborative research from professor Sanmi Koyejo earned a grant from C3.ai DTI to focus on federated learning as a way for healthcare systems to use predictive analysis in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.