Department News

Urvashi Khandelwal
Urvashi Khandelwal was one of four recipients of the 2015 CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researchers Award.
Sridhar Duggirala
Sridhar Duggirala attended the 2014 Heidelberg Laureate Forum and met pioneers of computer science and mathematics.
LaValle and Oculus Rift
Steve LaValle brings his experience as head scientist at Oculus VR back to the classroom at Illinois.
CS Professor Dan Roth (R) and graduate student Subhro Roy
Dan Roth and Subhro Roy developed software that enables machines to understand mathematical reasoning expressed in language.
Vikram Adve
CS Professor Vikram Adve has been named a 2014 Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
SSM rocket
Three CS @ ILLINOIS teams were among the 64 selected for the 2015 Student Startup Madness.
Parisa Tabriz
Parisa Tabriz (BS CS ’06) gave a presentation on Internet security as part of the WCS Alumni and Student Banquet.
Paris Smaragdis
CS Assistant Professor Paris Smaragdis was named a Fellow of IEEE.
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Max Levchin was recently inducted into the Engineering at Illinois Hall of Fame.
tandy Warnow
Tandy Warnow has been conducting research on statistical binning that has helped map the genetic heritage of bird species.
Man Ki Yoon
Man-Ki Yoon received the Roberto Padovani Scholarship from Qualcomm.
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CS @ ILLINOIS students received recognition at the 11th annual CSAW competition.
Coding Illini
The Coding Illini won the Intel Parallel Universe Computing Challenge at SC14.
Ira and Debra Cohen
Ira and Debra Cohen are the 2014 recipients of the William E. Winter Award.
The CS @ ILLINOIS Awards ceremony recognized many alumni and faculty for their achievements and service to the department.
Dan Roth
Dan Roth was elected a 2014 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Greg Baugues
Greg Baugues spoke to students on“Developers and Depression.”
Mahesh Viswanathan
Mahesh Viswanathan is part of a research team finding ways to verify cyberphysical system reliability.
HackGT team
Four CS @ ILLINOIS students claimed top prize at HackGT2014, a hackathon held at Georgia Tech.
Standards Conference
In early November CS @ ILLINOIS played host to the C++ Standards Committee Meeting.