News Archive

Student's Error-Detection System Takes Home the William C. Carter Award

05/30/2008 - 5:46am   It took only five minutes for Karthik Pattabiraman's new error-detection system to locate a potentially catastrophic error in an aircraft collision avoidance program. But when he tried to find the same error using a standard fault-injection system, it didn't show up at all.

Students Win Best Paper Honors for Cell Phone Malware Research

05/30/2008 - 5:46am   A group of computer science researchers associated with the Information Trust Institute have won Best Student Paper honors at the 2008 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy for their paper entitled "Cloaker: Hardware Supported Rootkit Concealment."

National Security Agency Declares UIUC a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research

05/15/2008 - 5:46am   The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) has announced that the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is one of the inaugural recipients of their newly created National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research (CAE-R) designation.

UI Named Center of Excellence in Info Assurance Research

05/15/2008 - 5:46am   5/15/08 (from the UI Department of Computer Science)

Research Team Develops Malicious Hardware

05/14/2008 - 5:46am   5/14/08 (from the UI Department of Computer Science)

Scientists Developing a Way to Detect Brain Injuries

05/04/2008 - 5:46am   NEWS-GAZETTE (CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, IL) ARTICLE: 5/4/08

CS Researchers Create Secure Web Browser

05/01/2008 - 5:46am   5/1/08 (from the UI College of Engineering)

Sensors Could Signal Safer, Rage-Free Roads

04/09/2008 - 5:46am   THE INDEPENDENT ARTICLE: 4/9/08

Basar Invested as Swanlund Chair

04/07/2008 - 5:46am   4/7/08 (from the UI Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Networks Promise 'Accident-Free' Cars

04/01/2008 - 5:46am   BBC NEWS ARTICLE: 4/1/08

Headway in Helmets

03/12/2008 - 5:46am   MUMBAI MIRROR ARTICLE: 3/12/08

German Fellowship Recognizes Research in Multiple-Vehicle Coordination

03/09/2008 - 5:46am   3/9/08 (from the UI College of Engineering)

Researchers Develop Combat Helmet with Smart Nanotechnology Sensors

03/07/2008 - 4:46am   NANOWERK ARTICLE: 3/7/08

U of I Research Project Could Save Lives in Combat Missions

03/07/2008 - 4:46am   WAND-TV 17 NEWS (DECATUR, IL, NBC TV AFFILIATE): 3/7/08

Smart Combat Helmet is Goal of Researchers

03/07/2008 - 4:46am   redOrbit.com ARTICLE: 3/7/08

Researchers Receive Electrical Power Systems Best Paper Award

03/06/2008 - 4:46am   3/6/08 (from the UI Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering)

Combat Helmet That Could Relay Injury Data is Goal of Interdisciplinary Project

03/06/2008 - 4:46am   3/6/08 (from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign News Bureau)

Six Faculty Members Recognized as University Scholars

03/05/2008 - 4:46am   3/5/08 (from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign News Bureau)

Prestigious German Fellowship Won by UIUC Professor Researching Multiple-Vehicle Coordination

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.

Human Error Cited in Fla. Power Failure

03/01/2008 - 4:46am   NEW YORK TIMES ARTICLE: 3/1/08

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