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Nov 20. 2015
Researchers are looking at how an attacker can destabilize grid control systems and demand response systems, and creating new methodology to address those attacks.
Nov 10. 2015
ITI researcher Tim Bretl investigates two distinct areas of research: robotics and neuroscience, yet merges the two disparate areas in applications that aim to positively impact society.
Nov 10. 2015
ITI researcher William H. Sanders has received the 2016 IEEE Technical Field Award, Innovation in Societal Infrastructure, for his revolutionary work concerning the cybersecurity of the power grid.
Nov 03. 2015
On the heels of the success of its first product, NP-View, Illinois start-up Network Perceptions prepares to launch new software tool, NP-Live, in the marketplace.
Nov 02. 2015
The University was selected to be a part of the Cyber Resilient Energy Delivery Consortium (CREDC) to help in the quest to develop better energy delivery protection systems.
Oct 28. 2015
She discusses a new, robust system for synchronizing Phasor Measurement Units, which are used to measure conditions of the power grid and provide assistance with real-time operations and off-line analysis to improve reliability and efficiency.
Oct 20. 2015
The paper evaluates the suitability of the Auto-Regressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) model in forecasting short-term electricity consumption.
Oct 15. 2015
The project is aiming to ramp up cyber-security.
Oct 12. 2015
The Cyber Resilient Energy Delivery Consortium (CREDC), which consists of 11 universities and national laboratories and is funded by the Dept. of Energy, will focus on improving the resilience and security of the cyber networks that serve as the backbone of energy infrastructure.
Sep 14. 2015
His research focuses on using synchrophasor data to measure the power grid’s operating state in near-real time.
Sep 10. 2015
Hovakimyan’s research focuses on robotics, game theory, networks of autonomous systems, and theory of robust adaptive control and estimation, as well as control in the presence of limited information.
Sep 10. 2015
Using a homegrown app on a Samsung Gear Live smart watch, the researchers were able to guess what a user was typing through data “leaks” produced by the motion sensors on smart watches.
Sep 08. 2015
The paper proposes combining two methods in a unique way to help verify intrusion attempts.
Sep 02. 2015
Sha was selected for this council based largely on the body of work he has accomplished in the area of safety critical real time systems.
Aug 20. 2015
The Center, which began in 2011 with $4 million from AFRL and the Air Force Office of Scientific Research, focuses on advancing secure cloud computing science and technologies.
Aug 13. 2015
The goal of ASPIRE is to develop co-robots that can assist the elderly with activities of daily living and other chores.
Aug 05. 2015
Alejandro Dominguez-Garcia, Ravi Iyer, Zbigniew Kalbarczyk, Thomas Overbye, Pete Sauer, Bill Sanders and Gabriel Weaver are among the researchers whose projects were selected for funding.
Aug 04. 2015
The award recognizes Hovakimyan’s significant contributions to mathematical control theory and its application in safety-critical systems.
Jul 20. 2015
The program focused on delivering a firm grounding in fundamentals of power systems, cyber systems, cyber-physical systems, and application of these fundamentals to the modern power grid.
Jul 13. 2015
Junho Yang, 32, a PhD candidate at UIUC, alongside Professor Soon-Jo Chung, Professor Seth Hutchinson and agriculture implement manufacturer John Deere, is working on “an omnidirectional-vision-based system to detect the containment status of a robotic lawn mower.”