04/27/2018 - 09:15 Aadeel Akhtar, an M.D./Ph.D. student and CSL alumnus at Illinois, developed a control algorithm to give prosthetic arm users reliable sensory feedback along with CSL & AE Prof. Timothy Bretl
04/25/2018 - 14:15 Grace Gao will research autonomous systems, such as self-driving cars and unmanned aerial vehicles, through the National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program.
04/17/2018 - 09:00 CSL Assistant Professor Lara Waldrop's research team has been awarded a grant by the NSF for a proposal on modeling hydrogen atoms in the terrestrial atmosphere.
04/16/2018 - 14:30 CSL Professor and Interim CS Department Head Vikram Adve will lead a five-year, $5.6 million effort to reduce the complexity and size of modern software systems, using his groundbreaking work creating the LLVM compiler infrastructure as part of the project.
04/11/2018 - 11:00 CSL Professor Jonathan J. Makela, his students, and others have discovered evidence of a "long hypothesized atmospheric phenomenon, a giant wave traveling thousands of miles triggered by the abrupt night of the eclipse."
04/02/2018 - 10:15 CSL Professor Yih-Chun Hu, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering, received an NSF grant to develop a technique to stop a type of cyberattack called distributed denial-of-service (DDoS).
03/29/2018 - 13:30 Donald Biggar Willett Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering Jennifer Bernhard has been named as the interim director of the Applied Research Institute (ARI) while continuing her current role as associate dean for research in the College of Engineering.
03/15/2018 - 14:00 Agricultural and biological engineering and CSL professor Girish Chowdhary is leading a team that includes crop scientists, computer scientists and engineers in developing TerraSentia, a crop phenotyping robot.
03/14/2018 - 11:15 On March 1, ECE ILLINOIS Department Head William H Sanders was part of a hearing in front of the U.S. Senate that advocated for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to stop issuing new cybersecurity standards to allow the electric industry to develop innovative defenses to vulnerable industrial control systems.
03/07/2018 - 14:30 ECE and CSL Associate Professor Rakesh Kumar penned an opinion piece for The Statesman, noting how the combined value of cryptocurrencies recently broke past half a trillion dollars which is higher than the GDP of several top-20 world economies.
03/07/2018 - 10:15 CSL Professor Andrew Miller used measurements from radioactive decay to help secure Zcash, a privacy-oriented cryptocurrency.
02/27/2018 - 13:15 The United States Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources has invited William Sanders to testify at a full committee hearing on Thursday, March 1, 2018, at 9 a.m. CST.
02/27/2018 - 13:00 ECE Associate Professor and Coordinated Science Lab researcher Rakesh Kumar has been honored with the Stanley H. Pierce Faculty Award.
02/27/2018 - 11:45 CSL Professor Naira Hovakimyan is poised to enter into an unprecedented third round of flight tests using her L1 adaptive control system.
02/20/2018 - 14:30 CSL Professor Wen-Mei W Hwu, AMD Jerry Sanders Chair of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was recently elected the IEEE Technical Committee on Microprogramming and Microarchitecture (TCuARCH) Chair.
02/19/2018 - 11:30 CSL Professor Petros Voulgaris has received a three-year collaborative grant from the National Science Foundation.
02/15/2018 - 16:00 CSL Professor Lav Varshney and his team studied tweeting behavior in urban communities, finding there is less tweeting per capita in larger cities.
02/15/2018 - 14:30 This year, the College of Engineering at Illinois list of faculty award recipients includes four CSL faculty members: Tim Bretl, Lui Sha, Sayan Mitra, and Wen-Mei Hwu.