2018 Class of AGU Fellows Announced

Each year since 1962, AGU has elected as Fellows members whose visionary leadership and scientific excellence have fundamentally advanced research in their respective fields.

This year, 62 members will make up the 2018 class of Fellows.


Congratulations to all of the Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics (IGPI) students who graduated in the Spring of 2018 and Summer 2018.

Solving College Football's Mystery

Our Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics student, Kristina Bigsby, has had her work featured on The Washington Post for predicting where high school students will go to play college football. The article has been published in the INFORMS Data Analytics journal.

Iowa Informatics Initiative Seminar Series

UI3, in collaboration with several academic departments on campus, is hosting a seminar series featuring talks given by UI faculty members as well as external invited speakers. These talks will be part of the colloquia hosted by the academic departments and will be scheduled in the time slots provided by the respective departments.

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Informatics

Located at:

145 North Riverside Dr.
Iowa City, IA 52242

Climate change hurting your feelings?

Weather and user emotion are being correlated in a new visualization. NSF-funded supercomputers at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln power this analytical tool, whose predictive capacity could yield useful results for scientists, citizens, and city planners alike.

Exascale Computing Initiative Report Accepted by ASCAC

The exascale computing initiative (ECI) report, submitted to the Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC) by Professor Dan Reed, the sub-committee chair Vice-President for Research at the University of Iowa, was accepted by the committee.
Exascale applications respond to DOE/NNSA missions in discovery, design, and national security

UI Among Top 8 Universities in Big Data Education

The University of Iowa has been named one of the Top 8 universities at the forefront of big data education.
8 universities driving big data education


August 31, 2018

Travel support is available for up to 10 students with accepted posters.

May 02, 2018

UI3/ISRC Data Science Institute, June 4-8, 2018

April 26, 2018

ACM SIGHPC and Intel have partnered to create Computational and Data Science Fellowships, a 5-year program to increase the diversity of students pursuing graduate degrees in data science and computational science. Specifically targeted at women or students from racial/ethnic backgrounds that have not traditionally participated in the computing field, the program is open to students pursuing degrees at institutions anywhere in the world. The 2018 cohort of students will be the third cohort of students.


Introduction to Python Data Analytics

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 9:30am to 12:30pm
Location: University Capitol Centre

Tippie Tech Career Fair

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 11:00am to 3:00pm
Tippie Tech Career Fair is for students looking for a technical internship or full-time position. Students do not have to be a Tippie Tech member to participate....
Location: Currier Hall

Multi-node & Distributed Computing with MPI Workshop

Tuesday, October 2, 2018, 10:00am to Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 4:00pm
This workshop is intended to give C and Fortran programmers a hands-on introduction to Message Passing Interface (MPI) programming. Both days are compact, to accommodate...
Location: University Capitol Centre