03/04/2008 - 4:46am When a hiker is lost in difficult terrain, a family's car becomes trapped off-road in deep snow, or a natural disaster strikes, how do rescuers begin to search for the victims? With increasing frequency, robots and other unmanned vehicles are playing a role, especially where conditions would put human rescuers in danger.
01/31/2008 - 4:46am Two very different groups of researchers in the University of Illinois Information Trust Institute (ITI) have just had their work honored by one of the leading forums for cutting-edge research in systems science.
01/31/2008 - 4:46am The Information Trust Institute (ITI) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) will offer its Summer Undergraduate Intern Program again in 2008 following the success of its inaugural offering in 2007.
01/31/2008 - 4:46am The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), which is one of the world's leading organizations of computing professionals, has bestowed a major new award on David M. Nicol, a professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, the Information Trust Institute (ITI), and the Coordinated Science Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC).