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Q&A with Zachary Estrada, Winner of the Mavis Future Faculty Fellowship Award

09/21/2015 - 19:00   The award is given to provide support for students interested in pursuing a faculty career in the future.
Naira Hovakimyan

Hovakimyan named W. Grafton and Lillian B. Wilkins Professor

09/09/2015 - 19:00   Hovakimyan’s research focuses on robotics, game theory, networks of autonomous systems, and theory of robust adaptive control and estimation, as well as control in the presence of limited information.
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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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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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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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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.