04/29/2013 - 19:00 When the loss of a single power line in Arizona caused the September 2011 blackouts in Southern California and the Southwest, nearly seven million people were left without power for over 11 hours. The outage caused major traffic congestion and sewage pumping station failures, as well as resulting in millions of dollars of losses to restaurants and grocery stores.
04/14/2013 - 19:00 CS Professor Vikram Adve was named a recipient of the ACM Software System Award for his work on LLVM, an infrastructure designed to help build compilers and other programming tools for a variety of programming languages.
04/14/2013 - 19:00 A team of Engineering at Illinois students, including students of CSL professors Seth Hutchinson and Soon-Jo Chung, have designed and built a small drone aircraft to participate in a national Unmanned-Aerial-Surveillance (UAS) competition in October.
04/04/2013 - 19:00 Coordinated Science Laboratory alumnus Serdar Yüksel has received the 2013 CAIMS/PIMS Early Career Award in Applied Mathematics. The award recognizes exceptional research in any branch of applied mathematics done primarily in Canada or in affiliation with a Canadian university.
04/01/2013 - 19:00 ADSC researcher Jiangbo Lu was recently selected to receive the 2012 Best Associate Editor award from IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT).
03/31/2013 - 19:00 Milenkovic was one of just eight College of Engineering faculty members to be named a Willett Scholar and also received the Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research.
03/28/2013 - 19:00 CSL Professors William Gropp and Wen-mei Hwu played an integral role in the design and implementation of the petascale supercomputer.
03/27/2013 - 19:00 Aimee Rickman, a Ph.D. student in human and community development and researcher in CSL's Center for People and Infrastructures, has received the Provost’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching.
03/25/2013 - 19:00 The awards recognized their innovative ideas and leadership for entrepreneurial endeavor and economic development in the community.
03/24/2013 - 19:00 CSL to co-host a symposium exploring nuclear, digital control, and cyber security April 23 and 24.
03/17/2013 - 19:00 The University of Illinois has named Professor Doug Jones as the new director of the Advanced Digital Sciences Center in Singapore. Jones is replacing Marianne Winslett, an Illinois professor of computer science, who will step down from her role and return to Illinois full-time as of June 30, 2013.
03/17/2013 - 19:00 CSL professor Shobha Vasudevan was named the 2013 ACM SIGDA Outstanding New Faculty Award recipient. Vasudevan, an assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering, will be presented the award at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) in June. DAC, the premier conference for design automation, is attended by several thousand of researchers, academics, engineers and designers each year.
03/13/2013 - 19:00 CSL Professor William Gropp has been elected Member-at-Large for the Information, Computing and Communication section of The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
02/24/2013 - 18:00 C.K. Gunsalus is a professor emerita of business administration and a nationally recognized expert on professional ethics. In her recently published book, “The Young Professional's Survival Guide: From Cab Fares to Moral Snares,” she shows young working professionals how to steer clear of all the traps, trouble and temptations that come with transitioning into the working world – and how to work through them should they become unavoidable.
02/13/2013 - 18:00 A Los Alamos National Laboratory quantum cryptography (QC) team successfully completed the first-ever demonstration of securing control data for electric grids using quantum cryptography
02/12/2013 - 18:00 CSL Professor William Gropp has been appointed the Thomas M. Siebel Chair in Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, one of only two such chairs in the United States