The first Northwest Data Science Summit will be held May 7 - 8 in the Husky Union Building. A select number of spaces are still available; register now to attend.
The Python in Geosciences group will meet on Tuesday, May 7, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the studio. Jon Connolly of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network, will present.
The next Community Seminar will feature Rory Barnes presenting on "A data scientist's guide to finding life beyond the solar system" on Wednesday, May 8, from 4:30 to 5:20 p.m. in the Physics/Astronomy Auditorium (PAA), room A118.
Save the date: Alexander Franks (UC Santa Barbara) will give our next Data Science Seminar on “Multi-group covariance estimation with applications to ‘omics data’” Wednesday, May 15, at 4:30 p.m. in PAA A118.
A team of UW researchers including former eScience postdoctoral fellow Anisha Keshavan, along with senior data scientist Ariel Rokem and affiliate Jason Yeatman have recently published a study titled “Combining citizen science and deep learning to amplify expertise in neuroimaging” in Frontiers in Neuroinformatics. As part of this research, the team developed Braindr, a web application for citizen scientists to inspect and annotate brain images by swiping left or right.
The Freshwater Initiative and the eScience Institute recently co-hosted the first-ever Waterhackweek. We asked participants to offer their perspectives on this event, and three participants including (from left) Zhen Han, Zahra Sharifnezhadazizi, and Katya Cherukumilli shared their insights.
Diversity In Clean Energy is collaborating with the UW Electrochemical Society to present their third annual Industry Panel and Networking Night, 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, in the Nanoengineering & Sciences Building. Register here.