May 10, 2020 Eight CS faculty and students won Grainger Engineering or campus-level awards for their outstanding contributions to research, teaching, or mentoring.
May 9, 2020 PaperRobot is an AI-enabled knowledge discovery framework that summarizes important information to aid in decision making.
May 5, 2020 Amy and Eric Tamura have established the Ruey-Feng Shieh Li Scholarship in Computer Science in hopes that it will inspire others.
April 24, 2020 While they may have many applications, CS researchers show the potential risks in the newly developing technology of smart shoes.
Abdelzaher Repurposing Social Networking Models to Predict COVID-19 Spread Under Different Social Distancing PoliciesApril 23, 2020 Professor Tarek Abdelzaher has modified information propagation models to make predictions of COVID-19's spread.
April 10, 2020 Teaching Associate Professor Wade Fagen-Ulmschneider found himself with some unexpected free time and questions about COVID-19.
New $367 million C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute Seeks Proposals to Use AI to Mitigate COVID-19 PandemicApril 10, 2020 Chaired by Thomas M. Siebel, a new research consortium has the goal of using AI to scale digital transformation.
March 25, 2020 The use of avatar robots would allow medical professionals to reduce the amount of face-to-face contact and could slow the spread of future pandemics.
March 18, 2020 NBC News -- PhD student Rick Barber has helped to make Reddit's fast-growing conronavirus community a destination for information-seekers.
March 13, 2020 Courses will migrate online by March 23rd, events with more than 50 attendees have been suspended, and travel has been curtailed.
March 3, 2020 University of Illinois data science researchers have some advice for optimal March Madness strategies, based on new research.
February 19, 2020 Blacks and African Americans in Computing (BAAC) has received $5,500 from State Farm's Good Neighbor Citizenship® Company Grant program.
February 14, 2020 Two new faculty add expertise in artificial intelligence for healthcare as well as in creating bridge programs to make advanced CS degrees more accessible.
February 6, 2020 A center led by Professor Saurabh Sinha has created a first-of-its-kind analytical platform, KnowEnG, to help interpret complex genomic datasets.
January 29, 2020 CS PhD student Cameron Merrill has helped to create a VR laboratory that brings an in-depth archaeological field school experience to campus.
January 23, 2020 Illinois is one of the first universities to partner with NSA on researching the science of security, working on cybersecurity problems with NSA for more than 19 years.