The CSL Student Conference committee is looking for exceptional students and postdocs to present their work at the 12th Annual CSL Student Conference on February 15-17, 2017.
Our annual student-run conference features invited talks by distinguished speakers and excellent students, job fair with top-notch companies, and a brand-new robotics demonstration session! Showcase your research ideas related but not limited to: Bioinformatics and Computational Genomics; Information Processing Circuits and Systems; Decision and Control, Systems, and Networks; and Machine Learning and Signal Processing.
All interested candidates working in relevant fields are welcome to apply by submitting an abstract (3,800 characters) here. The deadline is this Friday, December 2.
Maeve Reilly, Beckman Institute
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On Thursday at 10:30 a.m., join us online for a Facebook live video of the Intelligent Robotics Lab! Follow CSL on Facebook to watch and participate in a live Q&A. If you miss it at 10:30, the video will be available to view afterward.
During the video, we will tour the lab and watch a live drone demo with lab manager Bo Liu. The IRL is a shared lab space at CSL, available for all university researchers to use for various robotics research.
Special CSL Social Hour this Friday
The CSL Social Hour Organizing Committee is very excited to announce this week’s special social hour talk by CSL professors Naresh Shanbhag and Andrew Singer. They will provide an overview of SONIC (Systems On Nanoscale Information fabriCs) group activities. The event will be held on Friday, December 2 at 3:00 p.m. in CSL 369.
November Video of the Month
Do you have a video of your research? Submit to CSL's November Video of the Month contest, due by noon, on Thursday, December 1. The winner will be announced during Friday's CSL Social Hour. Upload your video here: go.illinois.edu/bestvideo.
R.T. Chien Civil Service Award luncheon this Friday
If you've already registered, don't forget to attend the 35th annual R.T. Chien Civil Service Awards this Friday, December 2 in 5602 Beckman. Social Hour begins at 11:30 and lunch is served at noon to honor the excellent CSL Civil Service staff.
Tim Bretl, $30,000, Honda.
Wen-Mei Hwu, $115,000, NVIDIA.
- Joshua Mason (co-PI), 2016 SaTC PI Meeting, $26,960, National Science Foundation.
- David Nicol, $50,000, Siebel Energy Institute