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Watch Out: If you’ve got a smart watch, hackers could get your data

09/08/2015 - 19:00   By taking advantage of “motion leaks” -- data collected by the motion sensors on smart phones -- to guess what a user was typing.
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ITI researchers win best paper for smart meter security research at QEST 2015

09/03/2015 - 19:00   The paper proposes combining two methods in a unique way to help verify intrusion attempts.
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Sha selected for NASA Advisory Council

09/01/2015 - 19:00   Sha was selected for this council based largely on the body of work he has accomplished in the area of safety critical real time systems.
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CSL's newest researcher, Nam Sung Kim, is advancing power-efficient computing

08/23/2015 - 19:00   His research will continue to incorporate computer architecture and circuits, computing systems and software, and power efficiency from mobile devices to supercomputing systems.
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Air Force gives $2 million to develop secure cloud computing technology

08/23/2015 - 19:00   The Center focuses on advancing secure cloud computing science and technologies.
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Bibbidi Bobbidi Bots: ASPIRE to improve lives of senior citizens

08/12/2015 - 19:00   The goal of ASPIRE is to develop co-robots that can assist the elderly with activities of daily living and other chores.
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Inspired by nature, robo-whiskers developed at Illinois could aid laparoscopic surgery

08/10/2015 - 19:00   The artificial whiskers could give surgeons a "sixth sense," offering tacticle feedback during procedures.
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Engineering at Illinois to lead $18.5 million center for power optimization in mobile electronics

08/09/2015 - 19:00   CSL's Andrew Alleyne heads up the center, which aims to pack more power into less space for electrical systems.
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CSL researchers lead projects funded by new Siebel Energy Institute

08/04/2015 - 19:00   The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is one of only 8 research institutions chosen to be part of the worldwide consortium.
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Hovakimyan receives Society of Women Engineers 2015 Achievement Award

08/03/2015 - 19:00   The award recognizes Hovakimyan’s significant contributions to mathematical control theory and its application in safety-critical systems of aerospace, mechanical, electrical, petroleum and biomedical engineering.
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New robotic lawn mowing technology aims to deliver freshly cut yards with little set-up

07/12/2015 - 19:00   Junho Yang, 32, a PhD candidate at UIUC, alongside Professor Soon-Jo Chung, Professor Seth Hutchinson and agriculture implement manufacturer John Deere, is working on “an omnidirectional-vision-based system to detect the containment status of a robotic lawn mower.”

$10 million Jump Simulation Center coming to new College of Medicine

06/28/2015 - 19:00   The center is a partnership of Carle Health System and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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Illinois leads $6.25M initiative to advance multimodal data analysis

06/25/2015 - 19:00   The research aims to speed up and improve our ability to collect and analyze data and subsequently adapt our decisions as new information comes in.
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CSL advances mobile augmented reality technology

06/10/2015 - 19:00   CSL researchers develop augmented reality technology for smartphones.
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Alumnus received Early Career Award from MIT

06/09/2015 - 19:00   Hamed Okhravi, who received his PhD in electrical and computer engineering from UIUC in 2009, was recognized for his work in making cyberspace secure and trustworthy.
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DHS taps Illinois to lead $20 million center in critical infrastructure resiliency

06/08/2015 - 19:00   The Center will focus on developing resilient cyber systems that run critical infrastructures as well as providing a business case for infrastructure investment in resiliency technology.

Director's Message: Klara Nahrstedt

06/02/2015 - 19:00   As demand for smarter, more autonomous robotics increases, so does CSL's investment in the area - starting with a new Intelligent Robotics Lab that will open this spring.

News Briefs: Spring 2015

06/02/2015 - 19:00   Check out some of the coolest happenings at CSL this spring.

New Aerial Robotic Technology Takes Flight:

06/02/2015 - 19:00   In the future, robots will likely do everything from helping fight fires to boosting crop productivity. CSL is upping its investment in this field.

CSL co-hosts GPU Hackathon

05/27/2015 - 19:00   Building on the lauded success of last year’s 2014 inaugural hackathon, organizers from the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), the University of Illinois Coordinated Science Laboratory and National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), NVIDIA, and The Portland Group (PGI) gathered in April at NCSA on the university’s Urbana-Champaign campus for the next round of applications acceleration programming.

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