Victor Pankratius will speak on "Computer-aided discovery: Towards scientific insight generation with machine support" at a brown-bag lunch co-sponsored by the astronomy department. The talk will be on Tuesday, Jan. 24, from 12 to 1:30 p.m. in the WRF Data Science Studio.
The postdocs and grad students' lunch featuring Dave Williams will be on Thursday, Jan. 26, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Studio.
Also on Thursday the Community Seminar will take place from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Architecture Hall, room 147. Jevin West will provide an introduction to data science.
A collaboration between Mark Hallenbeck, director of the Washington State Transportation Center, and Anat Caspi, director of the Taskar Center for Accessible Technology, both Data Science for Social Good project leads, has resulted in a $250,000 financial award from the WSDOT which allows them to continue their work.