News

Visualization of art and science
Research

Keefe's visualization work featured in American Scientist

Posted September 14, 2020

Data scientist Dan Keefe is working to create visualization tools by blending the languages of science and art.

Stefano Martiniani
Research

Collaborative UMN research team awarded $1.13 million from NSF

Posted September 11, 2020

Data science graduate faculty member Stefano Martiniani will be working on the development of ColabFit project.

SYMFONI graphs
Research

Kumar collaborates to study carbon credits for farmers

Posted September 10, 2020

He will be bringing data mining expertise to the project team, which received a $4.5 million award from ARPA-E.

Students talking with mentors

Student registration open for CSE Mentor Program

Posted September 9, 2020

CSE sophomores, juniors, and seniors should sign up by September 25 to be matched with an industry professional.

People spread out wearing masks on the bus
Research

Traffic, transit data paint a picture of COVID-19 impacts

Posted September 9, 2020

Data science faculty member Shashi Shekhar is using spatial data to understand how people responded to the pandemic.

Data science student Sai Kumar Kayala holds his award for Best Project
Student awards and honors

Sai Kumar Kayala earns top honors for capstone project

Posted July 14, 2020

The annual Data Science Poster Fair highlights the work of students in the Master of Data Science program.

Lana Yarosh
Faculty awards and honors

Yarosh named McKnight Presidential Fellow

Posted July 14, 2020

This recognition is given to outstanding faculty who have recently achieved tenure and promotion to associate professor.

George Karypis headshot
Faculty awards and honors

Professor Karypis receives COGS Outstanding Advisor Award

Posted July 14, 2020

This award from the Council of Graduate Students recognizes contributions to graduate education and advising.

Updates on fall 2020
Program news

Update on courses for Fall 2020

Posted July 14, 2020

Students should check the Schedule Builder for updates on the modality of courses for fall 2020.

Kid using a VR headset
Research

New project creates 'first-ever traveling studio for indigenous co-design of spatial interfaces'

Posted July 2, 2020

The project ‘Mixed Reality Spatial Interaction for Diverse Communities’ aims to get technology into community hands while accounting for pandemic restrictions.