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Next-generation Systems Information Theory

This MURI has the goal of laying the foundation for a new systems information theory that applies to general controlled information gathering and inference systems.|Medium Read
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Fikadu Dagefu receives 2011 Lincoln Lab Fellowship

The applications Dagefu's research include wireless channel characterization, radar through-wall imaging, and distributed sensor networks.|Short Read
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New NSF Center for Photonic and Multiscale Nanomaterials

“Advances in photonics depend critically on new materials, and this new center brings together top minds to focus on two of the most exciting new directions in materials for nanophotonics."|Medium Read
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Silvio Savarese authors book in the field of Computer Vision

"This book organizes and introduces major concepts in 3D scene and object representation and inference from still images."|Medium Read
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Yoonmyung Lee receives 2011 Intel Corporation PhD Fellowship

Lee is currently working closely with his colleagues to build an ultra-low power wireless sensor platform.|Short Read
Electrical and Computer Engineering

New laser could treat acne with telecom technology

The laser could treat acne by targeting the oil-producing sebaceous glands, which are known to be involved in the development of the skin disease.|Short Read
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Breakthrough: Researchers find wide gap in immune responses of people who did or didnt get the flu after exposure

If scientists can understand what happens at the genome level that makes people more or less susceptible to viral illness, they could potentially develop therapies to prevent illness.|Medium Read
Electrical and Computer Engineering

New techniques in medical informatics lead to improved diagnosis of MDS

The technique involves a visualization method that renders clinical flow cytometry data more interpretable to pathologists.|Short Read
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Making smart dust a reality

This research is expected to have a fundamental and long term impact on a diverse set of applications ranging from energy conservation to health care.|Short Read
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MABEL the bipedal robot

MABEL, at one time the world's fasted running bipedal robot, now sits in the biomechanics exhibit at the Chicago Field Museum.|Short Read
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Gyemin Lee receives Best Paper Award for research in machine learning for biomedical diagnosis

Lee's primary motivation is to apply his research methods to hematopathology, the study of blood-related diseases.|Short Read
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Xueyang Duan receives first prize for research in soil moisture sensing

Duan's research has important applications in global climate change studies and weather forecasting. |Medium Read