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The Department of Computer Science is again offering its summer computer camp for girls entering middle school, grades 7-9, or any returning student.  For information and an application see this page.
On November 9, 2018, the AI in Data Privacy Hackathon was organized as part of the Global Cybersecurity Initiative Conference (GCSI 2018) held at Illinois Tech. GCSI 2018 brought together technology leaders in the Chicagoland area and the Illinois Tech community including a number of academics and...
Big-data applications—from the analysis of information in industries ranging from health care to entertainment to transportation—have large volumes of data. This data must be maintained, managed, and operated on disk-based computer-storage systems via input/output (I/O) systems, which read, process...
Xiaofan Li, interim dean of the College of Science and Professor of Applied Mathematics recently honored five people with Dean’s Excellence Awards. The Dean’s Excellence Awards were presented during an end of year celebration for the college. The celebration took place in the new home of the...
Former Illinois Institute of Technology Pritzker Professor of Physics Leon M. Lederman, who died on October 3 at the age of 96, is being remembered for notable global accomplishments in subatomic science, including his idea for a United States national accelerator laboratory, which later became...
Although reports of hacker jobs done from within organizations make the news each year, that a longtime employee, former employee, or trusted business partner could be responsible for company cyberattacks still comes as a surprise to many. But it shouldn’t. According to a 2018 study by the ...
Big-data applications—from the analysis of information in industries ranging from health care to entertainment to transportation—have large volumes of data. This data must be maintained, managed, and operated on disk-based computer-storage systems via input/output (I/O) systems, which read, process...
The College of Science hosted multiple events during this year’s Homecoming Weekend, including the Dale Webster Lecture, the Second Annual Biology Alumni Reunion, and an alumni appreciation event. The Dale Webster Lecture, hosted by the Department of Biology, featured speaker Carolyn Larabell from...
Andrey Rogachev, assistant professor of chemistry, was the Brown and Williamson Distinguished Guest Speaker last month in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Kentucky- Louisville. Rogachev’s talk on “Quantum Chemistry at IIT” outlined his research group activities over the past...
Whether it’s a hacker in a basement or a spy from a rogue nation, we tend to think of cybersecurity as defense for attacks from outsiders. But the most serious threats to an organization’s security (in cyberspace or the physical world) come from within—from a trusted employee, former employee, or...

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