March 21, 2018 Dr. Pavel Pevzner, the Ronald R. Taylor Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at UCSD will argue that bioinformatics is rapidly turning into the queen of molecular biology.
March 15, 2018 The Scott H. Fisher Computer Science Teaching Award recognizes instructors who embody an innovative spirit, dedication, and a focus on students.
March 14, 2018 The text exposes graduate-level CS students to the impact that they can have on phylogenetics – the inference of evolutionary histories and the genetic relationships.
March 14, 2018 Assistant Professor Ruta Mehta will explore problems that sit at the intersection of theory and practical applications in economics, cryptography, and other areas.
March 12, 2018 Klara Nahrstedt, a professor of Computer Science and director of the Coordinated Science Laboratory at the University of Illinois, joins Illinois Innovators, the Illinois Engineering podcast, to discuss her involvement in several National Science Foundation and Department of Energy cyber infrastructure projects.
March 6, 2018 Illinois Computer Science is partnering with Coursera to offer a fully-fledged MCS on the company’s platform, with the first cohort starting this fall.
ServiceNow’s Chicago Opening Lifts Tech Sector, Helps Develop Growing Link Between City and Illinois Computer ScienceMarch 5, 2018 Chirantan "CJ" Desai (MCS '95, MBA '95) was of the the key people behind the decision to open an office in Chicago.
March 5, 2018 The field for NCAA Tournament will be announced March 11. University of Illinois researchers may have discovered the secret to forecasting the field.
March 1, 2018 More than 1,100 students from the University of Illinois and beyond – far beyond – spent Feb. 23-25 working a wide range of problems as part of the most recent edition of HackIllinois.
February 19, 2018 “Probability and Statistics for Computer Science” touches on big data and machine learning topics that haven't typically been covered in undergraduate classrooms.
February 18, 2018 CS @ ILLINOIS sophomore Charlie Young is the force behind Fighting Illini Baseball's new analytics program.
February 18, 2018 David Simon (BS CS '05) has found CS's hands-on, group-based project coursework "to be incredibly valuable" in the real world.
February 15, 2018 Illinois faculty will be developing algorithm-driven architectures as part of their research for the Applications Driving Architectures (ADA) center, one of six JUMP research centers.
CS, ECE Professors Explore How Social Media Spreads Information, Affects Beliefs, and Even Shapes EventsFebruary 5, 2018 Professor Tarek Abdelzaher is leading a study about how information propagates through social media.
January 19, 2018 Illinois professors Naira Hovakimyan, Lui Sha, and Petros Voulgaris have received a three-year National Science Foundation grant to develop defenses against attacks to cyber-physical security systems.
January 17, 2018 Professor Marco Caccamo will use his 5 million Euro prize to apply real-time embedded computing to smart factories, autonomous vehicles, and other areas.
January 11, 2018 During his most recent visit, Cory Levy told us what generated interest in his first startup, who first invested in his idea, and why he keeps coming back to the university.