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Tandy Warnow Fellow of International Society for Computational Biology

Warnow elected Fellow of International Society for Computational Biology

02/13/2017 - 18:00   Tandy Warnow was recognized for her outstanding contributions to the fields of computational biology and bioinformatics.
Grace Gao CAS Beckman Fellow 2017-18

As CAS Beckman Fellow, Gao gains time for optimizing GPS for UAVs

02/13/2017 - 18:00   The 2017-18 Beckman Fellowship will grant her release from teaching to pursue research for a semester.
Mahanth Gowda IoT sports analytics

Sensors embedded in sports equipment could provide real-time analytics to your smartphone

02/07/2017 - 18:00   Utilizing IoT, CSL scientists have injected inexpensive sensors and radios in sporting equipment to make advanced analytics more accessible to the sports industry.
Six CSL professors receive ECE faculty fellows and scholars appointments

Six CSL professors receive ECE faculty fellows and scholars appointments

02/01/2017 - 18:00   Six new faculty fellows and scholars have been appointed among ECE ILLINOIS faculty.
bio-bats Seth Hutchinson, Soon-Jo Chung, Alireza Rameszani

Advanced robotic bat’s flight characteristics simulates the real thing

01/31/2017 - 18:00   Engineers create a demonstration of self-contained autonomous flight by mimicking morphological properties of flexible bat wings.
Naira Hovakimyan AAIA fellow

Hovakimyan named AIAA Fellow

01/29/2017 - 18:00   CSL Professor Naira Hovakimyan was recently named a Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AAIA).
Negar Kiyavash, Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers

Negar Kiyavash receives prestigious Humboldt Fellowship

01/09/2017 - 18:00   With the Humboldt Fellowship for Experienced Researchers, CSL Professor Negar Kiyavash will pursued research in Germany.
Olgica Milenkovic DNA-based storage systems

Milenkovic receives grant to develop codes for DNA data storage system

01/04/2017 - 18:00   New work demonstrates portable DNA-based data storage systems with high data integrity.
Robot brain machine interface

Robots that can read your mind a breakthrough for manufacturing

12/19/2016 - 18:00   Those who wish others could read their minds will enjoy a breakthrough technology out of the lab of Thenkurussi (Kesh) Kesavadas.
CSL professor Victoria Stodden

Report proposes standards for sharing data and code used in computational studies

12/08/2016 - 18:00   Illinois professor Victoria Stodden is the lead author of a new report that provides recommendations for how researchers, funding agencies and journal publishers can work together to report data and computational code as part of scientific research findings.
Naira Hovakimyan

Aerial imaging technology provides diagnostic tool for agriculture

12/08/2016 - 18:00   Naira Hovakimyan has created a startup using deep neural network research for agriculture imaging.
Lara Waldrop

Researchers discover hot hydrogen atoms in Earth's upper atmosphere

12/05/2016 - 18:00   A team of University of Illinois researchers has discovered the existence of hot atomic hydrogen (H) atoms in an upper layer of Earth’s atmosphere known as the thermosphere.
Bhamidipati and Gao, along with Yuting Ng, presented this work at the ION GNSS+

Bhamidipati won best presentation award on improving power grid security and reliability through GPS timing

11/30/2016 - 18:00   Graduate students Sriramya Bhamidipati, Yuting Ng and CSL Professor Grace Gao have developed a GPS system to strengthen power grid security.
CSL Professor Joseph Lyding

Lyding a proven leader in STM research

11/13/2016 - 18:00   CSL Professor Joseph Lyding is likely to say that his scientific breakthroughs have been “accidents,” but, in reality, chance has played only a small role in his career as an innovator in scanning tunneling microscopy (STM) and nanofabrication, and his work on semiconducting nanotubes.
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Illinois students win 2nd best paper award at NAPS

11/07/2016 - 18:00   The paper examined optimizing and securing the operations of microgrids.
Bill Gropp

Gropp recognized for major contributions to high performance computing

10/31/2016 - 19:00   Gropp is on CSL's research faculty and director of the Parallel Computing Institute.
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Illinois’ NCPRE launches third course in Coursera leadership specialization

10/26/2016 - 19:00   The course aims to give participants the skills to exert influence and become effective team members and leaders.
Nam Sung Kim

Nam Sung Kim elected to MICRO Hall of Fame

10/25/2016 - 19:00   This honor is given to outstanding researchers who have consistently contributed to MICRO with high-impact research.
Karrie Karahalios

Illinois team lands major NSF funding to bring spreadsheets into Big Data era

10/24/2016 - 19:00   Kevin Chang, Aditya Parameswaran, and CSL's Karrie Karahalios received an NSF BIGDATA grant—$1.8 million over four years—to develop DataSpread, a system that holistically unifies spreadsheets and database systems.

HCESC announces fall 2016 award winners

10/16/2016 - 19:00   All six projects, which will receive a total of $546,944, will fund research that aims to develop technology and techniques that advance clinical simulation and patient care.