We do the impossible. Every day. Check out some recent highlights of our impact on global research, innovation, and engineering education.
Illinois researchers to develop smartphone diagnostics kit for infectious diseases
A robot puppet can learn to walk if it's hooked up to human legs
10.30.19, MIT Technology Review
CSL researchers develop platform for scalable testing of autonomous vehicle safety
Study provides framework for 1 billion years of green plant evolution
Lilium says its electric aircraft has pulled off the key maneuver in its ambitious design
Grainger researchers contribute to NASA ICON mission
Illinois awarded NSF Research Training (NRT) grant for materials/data science program
Illinois lands $50K grant to create more female-founded tech companies
10.8.19, Chicago Inno
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Grainger Engineering receives ASEE Bronze Award for Diversity
Illinois was among those Bronze Recipients who also earned “exemplar” status—the highest distinction for diversity work given by the national society this year.
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At Illinois, we we place great pride in our interdisciplinary work ethic. With top-ranked graduate programs across every department and discipline of engineering, we bring together the brightest minds in the world to solve the most pressing global challenges of our time. We share the common goal of providing superior research capabilities in the fundamental engineering sciences in collaboration with industrial and governmental laboratories. We also support undergraduate and graduate student education and enhance rapid technology transfer from the University to industry.