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Data Science at the U of M

Headshots of Vipin Kumar and George Karypus

CS&E makes big showing at IEEE BigData 2021

Seven papers from faculty, students, and alumni were accepted to the top tier research conference in Big Data.
Saonli Basu and Mark Fiecas

Analyzing big data to understand the developing brain

Data science graduate faculty Mark Fiecas co-leads the analytics core at the Masonic Institute for the Developing Brain (MIDB).
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Kumar's climate work featured on Minnesota Public Radio

MPR interviewed Vipin Kumar about how the new NSF-funded climate modeling center will help improve future models.

61

current students in M.S. program

47

% of women in M.S. program

56

members of graduate faculty

13

collaborating departments

2017

First graduates of M.S. program

2020

Launch of B.S. program