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IntelligShop app

Augmented reality app enables intelligent shopping experience

01/31/2016 - 18:00   Using a smart phone’s context sensors, ADSC and A*STAR researchers have developed an app that allows users to automatically detect and search reviews for nearby businesses.
Tandy Warnow

Warnow Named a Fellow of ACM

01/27/2016 - 18:00   CSL Professor Tandy Warnow has been named a 2015 Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Angelia Nedić

Angelia Nedić nominated for IEEE CSS BOD, and IEEE liaison to INFORMS

01/25/2016 - 18:00   CSL Professor Angelia Nedić has been doubly honored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers Control Systems Society.
Visualization of the Geomagnetically Induced Currents (GICs) in a Large-Scale Po

Overbye and Others Receive NSF Grant to Research Geomagnetic Disturbances

01/24/2016 - 18:00   ITI researcher Tom Overbye and others are hoping to shed light on the rare but powerful geomagnetic storms, which remain a relative mystery to most people in the field.
Nam Sung Kim

Nam Sung Kim Named 2016 IEEE Fellow

01/19/2016 - 18:00   CSL Associate Professor Nam Sung Kim will join elite company when he becomes an IEEE Fellow as a part of the 2016 class.

Researchers develop powerful fashion-optimized image search tool

01/05/2016 - 18:00   ADSC researchers have commercialized FashionMatch, a technology that allows users to instantly search for visually similar apparel items from a large database of images.
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Chen and collaborators receive Best Paper Award at ICCAD

01/03/2016 - 18:00   The research provides a model for designing more energy efficient Systems-on-Chips.
CSL Professor Thomas Huang

Illinois IFP finishes best in the U.S. in global ImageNet Large Scale Visual Recognition Challenge

12/17/2015 - 18:00   CSL Professor Tom Huang and his team were the top U.S. finisher and third overall in one category of a prestigious global competition.
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Nahrstedt named one of N2Women’s 10 women to know in networking/communications

12/14/2015 - 18:00   Nahrstedt, who joined the Illinois faculty in 1995, is a leading researcher in multimedia systems.
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Sha Receives Simon Ramo Medal

12/13/2015 - 18:00   IEEE Medals are the highest distinctions that the IEEE presents.
Venu Veeravalli

New methods aim to detect subtle faults before they lead to catastrophic failure

11/29/2015 - 18:00   CSL researchers are developing algorithms to detect subtle changes that could affect the integrity of large systems.
Maxim Raginsky

Researchers build frameworks that help machines learn how to learn

11/19/2015 - 18:00   A new grant will help develop the theoretical framework for enabling machine learning algorithms to parse through big data and automatically extract the best data representation for the tasks at hand.
Rui Tan

ADSC’s cybersecurity research tackles big smart grid problems

11/19/2015 - 18:00   Researchers are looking at how an attacker can destabilize grid control systems and demand response systems, and creating new methodology to address those attacks.
CSL Professor Yihong Wu

Advanced algorithms aim to optimally extract information in large data sets

11/18/2015 - 18:00   A new grant will help CSL Assistant Professor Yihong Wu develop algorithms that can parse through big data to gain access to the relevant information.
Atlas Wang

Wang develops font recognition system for Adobe

11/17/2015 - 18:00   Atlas Wang, advised by CSL Professor Tom Huang, developed a platform called DeepFont for Adobe products, which can scan pictures and determine the fonts of text inside them.
CSL Professor Michael Bailey

Email security improving, but far from perfect

11/17/2015 - 18:00   A new report from CSL Associate Professor Michael Bailey finds many email servers still do not support important security protocols and therefore face vulnerability from hackers.
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Swarm satellite research results in AIAA Best Paper Award

11/16/2015 - 18:00   The award-winning paper presents a distributed, guidance and control algorithm for reconfiguring swarms composed of hundreds to thousands of spacecraft such as CubeSats and Femtosatellites, with limited communication and computation capabilities.
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Varshney and Bai awarded Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange Paper Award

11/11/2015 - 18:00   The researchers found that areas with lower obesity rates tended to have more opportunities for social interactions.
CSL Professor Tim Bretl

Bretl projects merge robotics and neuroscience

11/09/2015 - 18:00   CSL Professor Tim Bretl investigates two distinct areas of research—robotics and neuroscience—that aim to positively impact society.
CSL Professor Bill Sanders

Sanders wins IEEE Innovation in Societal Infrastructure Technical Field Award

11/09/2015 - 18:00   CSL Professor William Sanders has received the 2016 IEEE Technical Field Award, Innovation in Societal Infrastructure.