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New Illinois-led center to apply computing to large-scale genomic problems

New Illinois-led center to apply computing to large-scale genomic problems

08/01/2016 - 19:00   The NSF I/UCRC seeks to develop a new platform for generating, interpreting, and applying genomic data for a variety of applications.
Illinois to lead NSF-funded Center for Advanced Electronics through Machine Lear

Illinois to lead NSF-funded Center for Advanced Electronics through Machine Learning

08/01/2016 - 19:00   The new center aims to speed up the design and verification of microelectronic circuits and systems, reducing development cost and time-to-market for manufacturers of microelectronic products, especially integrated circuits.

NSF funds two new CSL Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers

08/01/2016 - 19:00   The two centers will conduct research in integrated circuits and genomic data.
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CSL’s Gao to develop technique for flying UAVs in urban environments

07/13/2016 - 19:00   CSL Assistant Professor Grace Gao and her team are working to overcome the limitations of UAVs in GPS-denied environments.

CSL Technical Reports Transitioned to E-Distribution

07/12/2016 - 19:00   CSL personnel who are considering publishing tech reports should be aware of two new tech report policies.
Ampotech installation

Ampotech offers a new way to easily monitor electricity usage

07/10/2016 - 19:00   ADSC researchers have developed a technology that allows facilities to monitor their electricity usage without making major modifications to electrical distribution panels.
NCPRE Coursera Specialization

NCPRE to continue successful Coursera specialization with Course Two: Shaping Your Professional Brand

07/07/2016 - 19:00   The course is the second of a three-part specialization, "Professional IQ: Preventing and Solving Problems at Work."
CSL Professor Bill Gropp

CSL professor helps chart NSF’s future advanced computing strategy and programs

07/05/2016 - 19:00   CSL Professor Bill Gropp recently co-chaired a National Academies study that guides NSF’s future directions in advanced computing.
ADSC emotion recognition technology

Newly developed software can interpret emotions in real time

07/05/2016 - 19:00   The system tracks facial expressions to determine the emotions of individuals through video.

Two CSL professors receive MURI awards

06/13/2016 - 19:00   Gary Eden and Tamer Başar received grants to work on multi-university projects.
Jennifer Bernhard

Bernhard elected to ERC Executive Board

06/08/2016 - 19:00   CSL Professor Jennifer Bernhard has been elected to the Engineering Research Council Executive Board of Directors for 2016-2019.
Romit Roy Choudhury

Research demonstrates how vibration motors in wearables can be used to "listen" to speech

06/06/2016 - 19:00   CSL Associate Professor Romit Roy Choudhury and PhD student Nirupam Roy led this work.
2016 Beckman student award recipients

2016 Beckman Student Award Recipients

06/06/2016 - 19:00   Students advised by CSL Professors Joseph Lyding and Thomas Huang received 2016 Beckman Institute student awards.
Yuduo Zheng

Image recognition software supports sushi buffet chain in Singapore

06/02/2016 - 19:00   ADSC researchers are using object detection and classification algorithms to assist with automatic image recognition.
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CSL's Gao wins AIAA Illinois Teacher of the Year award

05/24/2016 - 19:00   Gao, an assistant professor of aerospace engineering, was also recognized with Illinois teaching awards in 2014 and 2015.
CSL Professor Grace Gao and Yuting Ng, Best Paper Award

Yuting Ng wins Best Paper Award for novel implementation of Direct GPS Positioning

05/23/2016 - 19:00   The new technique effectively and efficiently combines the strength of several signals to fend off jamming and interference.
Rajiv Maheswaran

CSL alumnus Rajiv Maheswaran now CEO of Second Spectrum

05/22/2016 - 19:00   Capitalizing on his engineering background, Maheswaran co-founded a startup focused on data analysis in the sports industry.
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New Illinois-developed technology enables at-home rehab care

05/16/2016 - 19:00   The new system makes it easier for a doctor or therapist to keep tabs on a patient’s progress remotely.
Sujan Gonugondla

Gonugondla wins Best Paper Award at IEEE Conference

05/10/2016 - 19:00   The paper presents a technique that will make circuits more efficient and reliable.
Lav Varshney

CSL crowdsourcing algorithms aim to lift people from poverty

05/01/2016 - 19:00   Lav Varshney's team has built algorithms that more efficiently match employees to jobs that complement their talents.