Allie Arp, CSL
CSL professor Jean-Pierre Leburton was honored with the prestigious Collaborative Conference on Materials Research (CCMR) Serendipity Award last week at the group’s annual conference. Read more.
Joseph Park, ECE
CSL PhD student Matthew J Tomei was recently awarded the Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship, a highly prestigious and competitive fellowship. This is the first Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign since 2013. Read more.
Allie Arp, CSL
At Harvard University, crimson red dominates the campus, symbolizing the university’s prestigious 382-year history. But when CSL alum Yue Lu, now the Gordon McKay Professor of Electrical Engineering and of Applied Mathematics at Harvard, presents slides, he proudly flaunts Illini orange and blue instead. Read more
Throughout the summer check out CSL social media pages every Wednesday for #WalkaboutWednesday where we show you some of the best places around campus to visit on a walk. Summer is the perfect time to stretch your legs and enjoy this beautiful campus!
MNTL Renaming Ceremony
The legacy of Nick Holonyak Jr. will be permanently recognized on campus. Yesterday, the Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory (MNTL) was renamed the Nick Holonyak Jr. Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory. Read more details here.
Lead PI Girish Chowdhary, Co-PI Prashant Mehta, Office of Naval Research (ONR). Started 6/1/19, $7,500,000, "A CyberOctopus that Learns, Evolves, and Adapts."
Bruce Hajek, National Science Foundation (NSF). Starts 7/1/19, $546,420, "CIF: Medium: Collaborative Research: Learning in Networks: Performance Limits and Algorithms."
Jian Huang, Google, $50,335