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CSL Professor Milton Feng and ECE graduate students Curtis Wang and Michael Liu.

Record-speed data transmission could make big data more accessible

03/27/2016 - 19:00   University of Illinois engineers, led by CSL Professor Milton Feng, developed fiber-optic technology that can transmit data at a blazing-fast 57 gigabits per second, without errors.
Derek Wildman

CompGen team builds ancestral trees to determine disease-causing genetic variants

03/17/2016 - 19:00   With the power of supercomputer Blue Waters, a team of researchers is working to understand how ancestral influences on our genomes can make us either susceptible or resilient to diseases.
Haitham Hassanieh

New ECE faculty member joins CSL

03/14/2016 - 19:00   Haitham Hassanieh has joined ECE ILLINOIS and CSL this semester as an assistant professor.
CSL Professor Milton Feng

Light helps the transistor laser switch faster

03/09/2016 - 18:00   A new study led by CSL Professor Milton Feng found that in the transistor laser the light and electrons spur one another on to faster switching speeds than any devices available.
CSL Associate Professor Rakesh Kumar

Research finds bitcoin mining can be improved by 30% with approximate computing

03/07/2016 - 18:00   New research in approximate computing from CSL students Matthew Vilim and Henry Duwe finds ways to maximize bitcoin mining profits by up to 30%.
Job Fair at the Coordinated Science Lab Student Conference with Caterpillar

CSL Student Conference has record-breaking year

03/07/2016 - 18:00   In the 11th year of the student-organized conference, registration almost tripled from last year, and the committee introduced several new components, including a graduate student job fair and an awards ceremony.

Engineering Open House exhibits at CSL

03/01/2016 - 18:00   On March 11-12, CSL will featured 11 exhibits for Engineering Open House, spread across the main building and the CSL Studio.
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Illinois engineering student helped improve instruments that led to gravitational wave breakthrough

02/15/2016 - 18:00   CSL grad student Sujan Kumar Gonugondla used state-of-art techniques to improve the interferometer accuracy.

Milenkovic develops solutions for compressing big data

02/14/2016 - 18:00   Olgica Milenkovic is working to create a solution that will help researchers compare, organize, and compress comparative data.
Zhe Di

CSL alumnus applies control theory to financial systems

02/10/2016 - 18:00   Zhe Di, a 2007 PhD graduate from the University of Illinois and CSL, now designs big data platforms as the VP of Quartz Core for Bank of America in New York.

Nahrstedt's early exposure to computer science shaped her professional career

02/08/2016 - 18:00   CSL Director Klara Nahrstedt goes on the record with ACM SIGMM.
Philip Krein

Krein Elected a Member of the National Academy of Engineering

02/08/2016 - 18:00   Philip Krein, CSL professor emeritus, is recognized for contributions to power electronics energy conversion technology and power electronics education.
IntelligShop app

Augmented reality app enables intelligent shopping experience

01/31/2016 - 18:00   Using a smart phone’s context sensors, ADSC and A*STAR researchers have developed an app that allows users to automatically detect and search reviews for nearby businesses.
Tandy Warnow

Warnow Named a Fellow of ACM

01/27/2016 - 18:00   CSL Professor Tandy Warnow has been named a 2015 Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Angelia Nedić

Angelia Nedić nominated for IEEE CSS BOD, and IEEE liaison to INFORMS

01/25/2016 - 18:00   CSL Professor Angelia Nedić has been doubly honored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers Control Systems Society.
Visualization of the Geomagnetically Induced Currents (GICs) in a Large-Scale Po

Overbye and Others Receive NSF Grant to Research Geomagnetic Disturbances

01/24/2016 - 18:00   ITI researcher Tom Overbye and others are hoping to shed light on the rare but powerful geomagnetic storms, which remain a relative mystery to most people in the field.
Nam Sung Kim

Nam Sung Kim Named 2016 IEEE Fellow

01/19/2016 - 18:00   CSL Associate Professor Nam Sung Kim will join elite company when he becomes an IEEE Fellow as a part of the 2016 class.

Researchers develop powerful fashion-optimized image search tool

01/05/2016 - 18:00   ADSC researchers have commercialized FashionMatch, a technology that allows users to instantly search for visually similar apparel items from a large database of images.
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Chen and collaborators receive Best Paper Award at ICCAD

01/03/2016 - 18:00   The research provides a model for designing more energy efficient Systems-on-Chips.
CSL Professor Thomas Huang

Illinois IFP finishes best in the U.S. in global ImageNet Large Scale Visual Recognition Challenge

12/17/2015 - 18:00   CSL Professor Tom Huang and his team were the top U.S. finisher and third overall in one category of a prestigious global competition.