Department News

The Computational Science and Engineering program is introducing a new 18-credit hour multidisciplinary minor.
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HackIllinois 2015 will run February 27 to March 1, and will bring in nearly 900 participants.
Muhammad Naveed
CS grad student Muhammad Naveed was one of just 15 recipients of a 2015 North American Google PhD Fellowship.
Matthew Dierker and Marrissa Hellesen
CS students Marrissa Hellesen and Matthew Dierker were named 2015 Knights of St. Patrick.
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CS @ ILLINOIS is partnering with 4-H in an initiative to attract more youth to computing programming and related fields.
Klara Nahrstedt
CS Professor Klara Nahrstedt is the new Director of the Coordinated Science Laboratory.
Sheldon H. Jacobson
Professor Sheldon H. Jacobson has been providing hisexpertise on the topic of controlling the spread of Ebola.
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).
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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.