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Monthly Archives: August 2014

Discovering Latent Network Structure in Point Process Data

Written on August 27, 2014 at 5:58 pm, by

Date: September 4, 2014 – 3:00pm to 4:30pm Scott Linderman, Computer Science Ph.D. candidate at Harvard University presents Discovering Latent Network Structure in Point Process Data Venue: Center for Complex Network Research, Northeastern University Boston, MA Networks play a central role in modern data analysis, enabling us to reason about systems by studying the relationships between their parts.  Continue Reading »

Open, Reproducible and Exploratory Data Science

Written on August 20, 2014 at 8:32 pm, by

Data Science involves the application of scientific methodologies to data driven computations across a wide range of fields. As Drew Conway has clarified, it sits at the intersection of hacking/programming, math/statistics and domain specific expertise. Because data science is data- and computing-centric it requires powerful software tools. In this talk I will describe open source  Continue Reading »