08/16/2016 - 3:11am The project will develop a testbed that enables researchers to validate new technology and provide faster response and recovery following an attack on the electric grid.
07/20/2016 - 4:15am Mark Petri has been named director of the Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute (CIRI), a Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence led by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Petri comes to CIRI from the Iowa Energy Center, where he had served as director since 2013.
07/15/2016 - 2:04am CREDC is working to improve the resilience and security of the cyber networks that serve as the backbone of the infrastructure that delivers energy to the nation -- known as energy delivery systems (EDS).
07/14/2016 - 9:05am ITI Assistant Professor Grace Gao and her team are working to overcome the limitations of UAVs in GPS-denied environments.
07/13/2016 - 5:16am The Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute (CIRI), a Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Center of Excellence, has formed an external advisory board, which will assist with the successful management of the Institute and its research, technology transition, and education and workforce development missions.
05/13/2016 - 8:35am The chosen candidate, Gabriel Weaver, will focus on designingbetter ways to assess the safety and security of cyber-physical systems.
05/12/2016 - 7:41am Researchers, including ITI's Ravi Iyer and Zbigniew Kalbarczyk, are tackling real-world issues to improve the cyber security and resiliency of power plants and the smart grid.
04/01/2016 - 7:42am Jeffrey Bigg, a CS grad student, investigated new technologies presented at the Consumer Electronic Show to bring to CIRI, a Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence aimed at improving critical infrastructure resilience.
03/02/2016 - 9:41am An expert in the areas of technology and law, Jay Kesan spoke with News Bureau business and law editor Phil Ciciora about the Cybersecurity National Action Plan, President Obama's new initiative to strengthen the nation's cyberdefenses over the next decade.
01/25/2016 - 11:02am ITI researcher Tom Overbye and others are hoping to shed light on the rare but powerful geomagnetic storms, which remain a relative mystery to most people in the field.
11/20/2015 - 4:24am Researchers are looking at how an attacker can destabilize grid control systems and demand response systems, and creating new methodology to address those attacks.