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Climate change hurting your feelings?

Weather and user emotion correlated in new visualization tool.
NSF-funded supercomputers at University of Nebraska-Lincoln drive analytical tool.
Predictive power could yield useful results for scientists, citizens, and city planners.

Exascale Computing Initiative Report Accepted by ASCAC

The exascale computing initiative (ECI) report submitted to Advanced Scientific Computing Advisory Committee (ASCAC) by sub-committee chair Vice-President for Research at UI Prof. Dan Reed was accepted by the committee.

UI Among Top 8 Universities in Big Data Education

Top 8 universities in the forefront in big data education

News

March 01, 2017

Brainhack is a unique conference that convenes researchers from across the globe and a myriad of disciplines to work together on innovative projects related to neuroscience. Year after year, global Brainhack events have brought together researchers to participate in open collaboration, and regional Brainhack events keep the momentum going throughout the year. Brainhack Global 2017 will unite several regional Brainhack events throughout the world during March 2-5, 2017.

February 16, 2017

Being well connected is more important for women who want to get ahead in science than men, a study suggests.  By analysing how patterns of research collaboration relate to scientific outcomes, US statisticians found that highly cited female scientists at top US universities tended to be very prominent within their research networks.  However, the same was not true for highly cited male scientists, who are generally less central to the larger academic networks they participated in, according to the paper by Charisse Madlock-Brown, from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and

February 09, 2017

The Management Sciences Seminars Series will host Prof. Foster Provost from NYU on Feb. 24 (Fri), 2017. Prof. Provost is a world-famous and well-respected data scientist, who has made significant contributions to the community of machine learning, data mining, and data science. He is also the author of a best-selling book "Data Science for Business". Please find details about his talk below:
 

Time: Feb. 24, (Fri) 2:30 - 3:20 Pm

Location: C125

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