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News
Rakesh Kumar receiving his award. 
 
 
Allie Arp, CSL

In 2010, a CSL assistant professor formed a hypothesis based on one proposed by another CSL professor. The result is a paper now recognized as the most influential of the decade in design automation research. Read more

 
 
 
Tamer Basar 
 

A recent mathematical “discovery” that has garnered a lot of media attention has its roots in related research done by a professor of mathematics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  Read more

 
 
 
Binary DNA 
 
 
Lizzie Roehrs, CSL

Human beings have around 10 trillion cells in their bodies, resulting in about 10 billion miles of DNA. CSL student Zachary Stephens is changing the way medical experts examine and analyze this vast amount of DNA in the human body. Read more

 
 
 
The imagined work flow of the hub. 
 
 
Allie Arp, CSL

Scientific breakthroughs take many different minds and ideas coming together. To further the field of cybersecurity research, ITI’s Tim Yardley is establishing a Sharing Expertise and Artifacts for Reuse through Cybersecurity Community Hub (SEARCCH). Read more

 
 
 
A doctor's hand and an engineer's hand holdling a heart made up of molecules and gears. 
 

Fourteen research projects, four co-led by CSL faculty, are sharing $1.9 million in funding through the Jump ARCHES research and development program. Jump ARCHES is a partnership between OSF HealthCare and the University of Illinois Grainger College of Engineering. Read more

 
 
 
Around CSL

EoH exhibition deadline this Friday
The deadline to exhibit during the 100th Engineering Open House is this Friday, January 31st! All faculty and students are encouraged to share their research to the families, community members, and K-12 students that will walk through the engineering quads March 27-28.

Click here for more information or to register. Make sure to select CSL as your home department so we can save a space for you in the CSL Studio. If you have any questions about CSL's involvement, or what types of exhibits do well, email aarp@illinois.edu

CSL Student Conference
We are a month away from the CSL Student Conference! This year's event, held on February 26-28, 2020, will feature invited talks and keynote speakers, CSL student research presented in poster sessions, as well as technical sessions on selected topics. Social events such as receptions, banquets, and lunches are also included to give guests the opportunity to exchange ideas and network. Get more information and register now!

Director Nahrstedt office hours
Director Nahrstedt will be holding office hours most Thursdays this semester from 11-noon.  She welcomes all CSL faculty, staff, and students to visit her in her office, CSL 201. Keep an eye on the digital board for changes in the normal hours.

For those wanting to schedule a visit with Director Nahrstedt outside of her office hours, contact her administrative aide Ellena Neubauer.

Return of CSL social hour
Join other students, faculty, and staff every Friday at 3pm in CSL 369 for CSL social hour! Each week will feature a relevant speaker along with snacks, coffee, and networking opportunities. We look forward to seeing you soon!

 
 
 
Events

CSL SINE SEMINAR - Ke Li, Research Scientist at Google
Monday, Feb 10, 4pm
Location: CSL 141