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Profiles

Miguel Miguélez Díaz: The universal versatility of data science

Posted September 17, 2021

This international student discovered that Minnesota was the perfect spot to pursue a stronger foundation in data science.

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Research

U of M is part of $25M AI-based climate modeling center

Posted September 10, 2021

The NSF-funded center will leverage big data and machine learning to improve climate projections.

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Student registration open for CSE Mentor Program

Posted September 8, 2021

CSE sophomores, juniors, and seniors should sign up by September 24 to be matched with an industry professional.

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Alumni: Make a difference by mentoring an undergrad student

Posted August 12, 2021

Each fall, more than 200 students are matched with professionals through the CSE mentor program.

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Research

Chatterjee article published in Nature Communications

Posted July 16, 2021

The project is one of 50 recently published papers to make the "Editors' Highlights" page of Nature Communications.

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Faculty awards and honors

Charles Geyer named IMS Fellow

Posted July 16, 2021

Dr. Geyer was honored for his fundamental contributions to Markov chain Monte Carlo methods, likelihood methods, and statistics genetics.

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Faculty awards and honors

Dr. Galin Jones announced as Co-Editor of JCGS

Posted July 16, 2021

The journal presents techniques on improving computational and graphical methods in statistics and data analysis.

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Program news

New reduced tuition fee for data science programs

Posted July 15, 2021

The change lowers the tuition fee per credit for the M.S. in Data Science and Post-Baccalaureate Certificate programs.

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Faculty awards and honors

Four data science graduate faculty members receive tenure and/or promotion

Posted July 13, 2021

Congrats to Dan Keefe, Rui Kuang, Paul Schrater, and Catherine Qi Zhao.

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Research

New machine learning methods could improve environmental predictions

Posted June 23, 2021

Vipin Kumar and team studied predicting flow and temperature in river networks.