As a result of their outstanding academic record and leadership, five students will receive $35,000 during their final year of study.
Kloeckner looks to create better, more versatile solvers for elliptic PDEs in order to improve large-scale simulations.
Chen will be recognized at ACM Multimedia 2017 for his research advancing 3D tele-immersive technology.
Professor Sheldon H. Jacobson has been honored with the David F. Baker Distinguished Research Award, recognizing his lifetime achievements in industrial engineering.
Assistant Professor Edgar Solomonik was one of two winners of the Householder Prize XX, which recognizes the best dissertation in numerical linear algebra.
CS @ ILLINOIS doctoral student Shadi Noghabi is one of the 12 winners chosen from U.S. and Canadian universities for the new Microsoft Research Dissertation Grant program.
CS @ ILLINOIS has received the $100,000 Grand Prize for the NCWIT Extension Services Transformation (NEXT) Award.
The ACM has awarded CS Affiliate Professor Haitham Al-Hassanieh the 2016 Doctoral Dissertation Award.
Doctoral students Motahhare Eslami and Jingbo Shang have each won a Google PhD Fellowship.
Assistant Professors Aditya Parameswaran and Jian Peng have each received a prestigious CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation to support their research.