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April 9, 2012
In 2011, the average organizational cost of a data security breach in the U.S. was $5.5 million according to a report from Symantec and the Ponemon Institute . Cyber forensics continues to be used to recover evidence from security breaches. Cyber security and forensics issues have become...
March 13, 2012
Joseph Orgel, associate professor of biology and biomedical engineering at Illinois Institute of Technology, and research assistant professor of biology Olga Antipova published the results of their research that shows a plausible cause of rheumatoid arthritis: the Biglycan antibody. Orgel and...
March 8, 2012
The Daya Bay Reactor Neutrino Experiment, a multinational collaboration operating in the south of China, today reported the first results of its search for the last, most elusive piece of a longstanding puzzle: how is it that neutrinos can appear to vanish as they travel? The surprising answer...
February 28, 2012
A team of five Illinois Institute of Technology Stuart School of Business graduate students took first place at the Chicago CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute Research Challenge on February 16, advancing to the Americas Regional CFA Challenge taking place in New York City April 9-10...
February 15, 2012
Illinois Institute of Technology is pleased to announce that Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering Matthew Peet has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award for 2012. The CAREER Award, one of the NSF’s most prestigious honors, supports...
January 11, 2012
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) associate professor of computer science Shlomo Argamon will help develop a software system to improve health care by automatic identification of research results relevant to individual patients in a project funded by the National Institutes of Health. Argamon...
December 5, 2011
John P. Calamos, Sr., chairman, chief executive officer and co-chief investment officer of Calamos Investments LLC, and his wife Mae have committed $10 million to Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), part of which will establish two new endowed chairs at the university. The gift is the largest...
November 2, 2011
Governor Pat Quinn today was joined by officials from the Illinois Institute of Technology in opening a new research facility in University Technology Park (UTP) that will provide space for more than 30 startup companies focusing on life sciences, biotech, engineering, materials and chemical...
August 3, 2011
The Institute for Food Safety and Health (IFSH) at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), is one of more than 30 institutions awarded a $25 million collaborative grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) to strengthen food safety...
July 20, 2011
Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) celebrated the installation of Chicago's first research-based advanced wind turbine at a ribbon-cutting ceremony today on the university's main campus on the South Side. The small 8kW Viryd turbine is a part of the IIT Wind Energy Consortium, a $9 million, two...

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