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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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R. Srikant wins two INFOCOM awards

05/25/2015 - 19:00   INFOCOM, IEEE's conference focusing on research into computer and data communication networks, has given Professor R. Srikant's work the Best Paper Award, and also named him for its Career Achievement Award.
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Out of Cold War's end, Hovakimyan has emerged as a leading voice in flight control safety

05/20/2015 - 19:00   Her work has helped advance work in the stability of flight control systems.

CSL research team is a 2015 Cozad New Venture Competition Winner

05/20/2015 - 19:00   Start-up PSYONIC, the winner of the University funded track, is creating highly advanced prosthetic hands at 10 times less cost to improve the lives of people with amputations worldwide.

In the News: Who’s Scanning Your Network? (A: Everyone)

05/11/2015 - 19:00   CSL's Michael Bailey speaks to blogger Brian Krebs about Internet scanning and how the resulting data can benefit users.
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Baxter the robot provides unique educational, research opportunity

05/11/2015 - 19:00   Researchers are using Baxter to develop algorithms for robotic manipulation and perception of flexible objects.
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Ethics Center presents first NTU academy leadership course to Asian educators

05/10/2015 - 19:00   About 35 people attended the first course, which focused on ethical leadership development.
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Roy Choudhury receives SIGMOBILE RockStar Award

05/07/2015 - 19:00   The honor recognizes Roy Choudhury's contributions in mobile sensing and wireless networking research.

Researchers developing solution for GPS-denied environments

05/06/2015 - 19:00   CSL researchers are creating algorithms that are able to map an area, even without a solid GPS signal, such as inside a building or in remote areas.