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I was named a Gear Award recepient for Junior Faculty Research (2008)
I was named a Beckman Institute Fellow (2007-2008)
I was named a Fellow of the Center for Advanced Studies (2007-2008)
My work with Mark Richards on Opponent Modeling in Scrabble received attention and articles in the media:
A Computer Magazine article by Linda Daily Paulson (Mar. 2007)
A Daily Illini article by Kristen Sackley (Feb. 2007)
A New Scientist Magazine article by Duncan Graham-Rowe (Jan. 2007)
I am leading an AI-based Autonomous Car Project (Sep. 2006)
I was selected as a recipient of the "AI Ten to Watch" award from IEEE Intelligent Systems Magazine (also see the mindswap-blog announcement) (May/June 2006)
I won a Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) (Jan. 2006)
I am co-chairing Commonsense 2007 with Rob Miller and Vladimir Lifschitz (ongoing 2006 - Mar. 2007)

Eyal Amir
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