Bill Bell (@jwb713 )

Bill Bell



Bio Marketing and Communications for @EngineeringatIL. Board Member @UWChampaign.
Location Champaign-Urbana, Illinois
Tweets 8,1K
Followers 1,2K
Following 745
Account created 14-10-2009 16:03:22
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TweetDeck : Champaign was just ranked the #1 city for recent college grads! Come to #ILLINOIS for the world-class degree—stay for the world-class people, culture, and opportunity: buff.ly/2KknwEk

TweetDeck : CubeSail status from Mike Lembeck of AE at Illinois: 6:02 am Sunday, students at UIUC Aeronomy Lab received first beacon signals from the satellites. Students are now working to demodulate the signals from the playback data and assess the health of the satellites. Corey S. Powell

TweetDeck : Prof. Bayram ECE ILLINOIS joins the Editorial Board of Journal of Physics: Photonics - a new open access journal by the Institute of Physics. IOP Publishing Looking forward to the distinguished works that break traditional subject boundaries in fundamental and applied photonics!

TweetDeck : It’s a terrific obit and worth a read. Fascinating that in the late ‘60s she followed what would become the contemporary tech-icon trajectory…Work for a major company->develop idea->raise venture capital->launch and run company->sell->go into VC and consulting.

TweetDeck : “They said to me, ‘Design a computer.’ I had never seen one before. Hardly anyone else had. So I just had to figure out how to do it. It was a lot of fun — when I wasn’t terrified.”

TweetDeck : Also, “Redactron” is a pretty terrific name an electronic word processor designed and marketed in 1971.

TweetDeck : "An adventurous do-it-herself polymath with the logical mind of an engineer, the curiosity of an inventor and the entrepreneurial skills of a C.E.O.”

nytimes.com/2018/12/10/obi…

TweetDeck : Self-driving cars. Intelligent robots as assistants. Surgical robots that can make safe decisions for doctors during surgeries.

Thanks to a new center at #ILLINOIS, these types of futuristic technologies could become safer and more reliable. bit.ly/2L6Qw34

TweetDeck : #ILLINOIS has allocated $2.1 million to create a new Center for Autonomy, with the College of Engineering matching the $2.1 million to recruit new expert faculty.
The Center will serve as an experimental space for autonomy and robotics research.
buff.ly/2SBstvZ

TweetDeck : We're so proud of CEE at Illinois Professor Tami Bond, who has once again been named to the 2018 Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researchers list. Congratulations Tami! news.illinois.edu/view/6367/7229…

TweetDeck : katy huff Phil Plait Story goes, when people drive by the ADM plants and ask “What’s that smell,” the people of Decatur reply with “Money.” When people jump out of their skin in your office and ask “What’s that sound?!?” you can start replying “Science."