December 4, 2019 Computer Based Testing Facility, co-created by Prof. Craig Zilles, serves over 8,900 students in 38 classes each semester, with 67,000 exams given so far this semester.
Nahrstedt on Team Receiving $1.2M NSF Grant to Develop Pioneering System for 360-Degree Video Creation and DeliveryDecember 4, 2019 Creating and delivering 360-degree video to a large audience of viewers over the Internet remains an unsolved scientific problem.
December 2, 2019 Prof. Edgar Solomonik was recognized for work that addresses a key challenge in parallel algorithms.
December 2, 2019 Profs. Sheldon Jacobson, Klara Nahrstedt, and Tao Xie are among 443 people to be awarded the distinction of AAAS Fellow this year.
November 4, 2019 In addition to boasting the largest cohort of Rising Stars participants to date, the 2019 edition of the annual workshop introduced innovative events and sessions to bring new opportunities to early-career women.
October 23, 2019 Prof. Tandy Warnow helps an international consortium construct a large evolutionary tree of green plants, using advanced algorithms.
October 21, 2019 Students from Prof. Eric Shaffer's Virtual Reality course developed software to help explain Fields and Waves concepts.
October 17, 2019 Narayanan, who now leads the engineering team for Google Assistant, was profoundly influenced by Professor Emeritus C.L. "Dave" Liu.
October 14, 2019 Amato emphasized that funding for basic AI research in the U.S. has not kept up with demand, but that amazing things are possible with the right resources.
October 8, 2019 New center to combine campus’ areas of expertise in engineering and agriculture to cement Illinois’ position as an innovator in agricultural technology.
October 2, 2019 Researchers are working on an advanced autopilot to autonomously evaluate unforeseen circumstances, take the best course of action, and land a plane safely.
September 27, 2019 The new degree, first of its kind in the country, expands the list of blended CS + X degrees pioneered by Illinois CS.
September 20, 2019 Seven of the 62 papers accepted to the premier computer architecture conference came from the U. of I., despite the conference’s low 17% acceptance rate.
September 18, 2019 Prof. Sarita Adve was invited to share work done by the EPOCHS project, which is part of the $1.5 billion Electronics Resurgence Initiative.
September 18, 2019 The inaugural Illinois Statewide K-12 Computer Science Education Summit, co-sponsored by Illinois Computer Science, will occur on Sept. 20 at NCSA.