The CCS Student Mentors program is a peer mentorship program in computational science, coordinated and sponsored by CCS. Mentors are a network of computationally advanced students, available first by email, then by appointment as needed to obtain help with specific questions regarding data and its analysis.More Information
The Department for Computer Science, in partnership with CCS and other UM units, is accepting applications for the National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF REU) summer research experience. This 10-week program runs from May 22 – July 28 and focuses on the discovery and visualization of structure in large datasets.More Information
MIAMI, Fla. (February 24, 2017)—The inaugural Smart Cities Miami Conference, hosted last week by the School of Architecture and the Center for Computational Science (“CCS”), brought industry visionaries, technology experts, government planners, and the public together to focus on the “disruptive power” that the mobilization of new technology will have in our cities and on […]More Information
The wizardry of the Software Engineering team from CCS, and a mix of standard digital photography and picture-taking drones flying in precisely regimented patterns creates thousands upon thousands of high-quality photos, are brought together through the technique of photogrammetry.More Information
Digital Humanists and Data Journalists face common challenges, opportunities, and goals, such as how to communicate effectively with the public. They use similar software tools, programming languages, and techniques, and they can learn from each other. Join us for lectures and tutorials about shared data types, visualization methods, and data communication—including text visualization, network diagrams, maps, […]More Information
Save the Date Tuesday, November 28, 2017, for the second BIG DATA Conference.More Information
“Journalism is more than just an occupation: It’s a mindset and approach to critical thinking. You spot facts, gather them, double-check, filter, shape and then communicate in the clearest way possible,” he said. People need to challenge themselves to better understand the information they are consuming.”More Information
Save the Date Thursday, November 16, 2017, for the VizUM 4th annual Symposium. More details to follow . . .More Information
With the rise of digital biomarkers, its role in precision medicine has become an important area of interest . . .
In what sense is a city smart? There are established entities defining this rich area of cross-disciplinary studies, and they refer to social, technical, economic, and . . .
The results of our analysis show that by the time infants reach 4 months of age both mothers and infants time their smiles in a purposeful, goal-oriented manner . . .
Cancer: The role of 'non-coding' genes Transcriptomic profiling of head and neck tumors suggests a prominent role for non-protein-coding genes in carcinogenesis.
CCS Postdoctoral Researcher Mohamed Sordo has launched Musikipedia.org, a powerful web application for analyzing and streaming music. Musikipedia stands at the forefront of music analysis . . .
BRAF protein kinase is a crucial player in melanoma, as it belongs to the highly oncogenic RAS/RAF/MEK/ERK signaling pathway . . .
This project focuses on improving housing opportunities for residents of low- to moderate-income Miami neighborhoods . . .
Extracted relations are evaluated intrinsically by assessing their linguistic quality, as well as extrinsically by assessing the extent to which they map an existing music knowledge base.
Library data are often hard to analyze because these data come from unconnected sources, and the data sets can be very large.
e-MDSets may provide a new method of evaluating the core proteins of an organism.