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Nam Sung Kim

Kim receives ACM SIGARCH and IEEE-CS TCCA ISCA Influential Paper Award

05/18/2017 - 14:45   This award recognizes the paper from the ISCA Proceedings 15 years earlier that has had the most impact on the field during the intervening years.
CSL Professor Vikram Adve

Vikram Adve named interim head of Computer Science at Illinois

05/18/2017 - 14:15   CSL Professor Vikram Adve will serve as the interim head of the Department of Computer Science until a permanent replacement can be chosen.

U.S. Deputy Secretary of Defense tours Illinois research facilities

05/18/2017 - 14:15   Work observed Illinois robotics research in progress at the Intelligent Robotics Lab in the Coordinated Science Lab, and visited the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology to learn about research advances in materials.
Zichao Ye, CSL and materials science and engineering PhD student

CSL PhD student Zichao Ye receives Materials Research Society Graduate Student Silver Award

05/18/2017 - 14:15   Ye received the award for his work to understand melting physics of aliphatic 2D layered materials.
CSL Assistant Professor Haitham Al-Hassanieh

Professor Hassanieh honored with ACM doctoral dissertation award

05/18/2017 - 13:15   The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) awarded CSL Assistant Professor Haitham Al-Hassanieh the 2016 Doctoral Dissertation Award.
CSL Professor Dušan Stipanović

Stipanović receives prestigious Humboldt research award

05/18/2017 - 09:30   With the Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award, CSL Professor Dušan Stipanović will continue to do research in control theory and calculus of variations.
Arjun Athreya

Arjun Athreya investigates biological markers of disease, including triple negative breast cancer

05/03/2017 - 19:00   CSL PhD student Arjun Athreya collaborates with Mayo Clinic to identify subtypes of diseases and determine how individual patients vary in their response to drug treatments.
Michael Bailey cybersecurity cyberattacks hackers

Illinois students learn to defend hackers by becoming one for class project

05/03/2017 - 19:00   As part of a computer security class taught by CSL Associate Professor Michael Bailey, students are trying to hack into a device set up in CSL.
Monowar Hasan Sibin Mohan RTSS 2017 Best Paper Award

Newly developed security mechanism aims to guard existing real-time systems against cyberattacks

04/11/2017 - 19:00   This work, led by PhD student Monowar Hasan and ITI research assistant professor Sibin Mohan, won Best Paper Award at the 2016 Real-Time Systems Symposium.
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Dealing With Dysfunctional Academic Departments

04/09/2017 - 19:00   CSL's C.K. Gunsalus co-authors story for Inside Higher Ed on how to help academic leaders improve struggling units.
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Gao gains College of Engineering honor for GPS research

03/27/2017 - 19:00   Aerospace Engineering Assistant Prof. Grace Gao has been selected for the College of Engineering Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research, an honor bestowed on only a handful of the college’s assistant professors each year.
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CSL researchers call for greater accountability in the reproducibility of research

03/13/2017 - 19:00   As mounting evidence demonstrates a lack of reproducibility in scientific research, CSL researchers say it is crucial in "advancing the frontiers of knowledge."

Negar Kiyavash receives prestigious Humboldt Fellowship

03/10/2017 - 14:45   CSL Associate Professor Negar Kiyavash received a Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.
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Illinois, ADSC researchers optimize air conditioning units for max efficiency

03/07/2017 - 18:00   By using new technology developed by CSL researchers, companies could save thousands of dollars per month on their energy bills.
CSL Professor Andrew Singer

Andrew Singer named interim director of Siebel Center for Design

03/06/2017 - 18:00   CSL Professor Singer will lead a new $48 million hub for student-focused design thinking and learning.
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Remembering Professor Emertius George Swenson, Jr.

03/02/2017 - 18:00   Swenson, a longtime member of CSL, was a pioneer in radio astronomy and RF sensing.

Three CSL faculty win Siebel Energy Institute awards

03/01/2017 - 18:00   Cedric Langbort, Lav Varshney, and Daniel Work were each awarded $50K in seed grant funding
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Lin wins Best Paper for work on energy-efficient, reliable mobile computing techniques

02/26/2017 - 18:00   CSL grad student wins best paper at the IEEE Signal Processing Systems Workshop for energy-efficient, reliable mobile computing techniques.
Ag and biological eng and CSL professor Girish Chowdhary and Erkan Kayacan

Agricultural robot may be ‘game changer’ for crop growers, breeders

02/22/2017 - 18:00   CSL Professor Girish Chowdhary is leading development of a robot used for in-depth crop analytics.
OceanComm Thomas Reidl and Andrew Singer

Start-up aims to bring high-speed wireless communications to the subsea industry

02/19/2017 - 18:00   CSL alumnus Thomas Riedl and CSL Professor Andrew Singer, founders of OceanComm, use ultrasound to bring the equivalent of Wi-Fi to the depths of our ocean.