Upcoming Events


Daniel A. Fletcher, PhD, DPhil
Monday, May 13, 2019 - 2:00pm
Teer 203
Dr. Dan Fletcher is the Chatterjee Professor of Bioengineering & Biophysics at UC Berkeley, where he also serves as Chair of the Bioengineering Department and Chief Technologist of the Blum Center for Developing Economies. He and his laboratory study the mechanics of cell motility and signaling... Read More »
Hoted by Galen Reeves
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 1:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Poster session for STA/ECE 741 class. Refreshments will be provided!
Dennis Furlaneto, Exxon Mobil
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 11:45am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
11:45 am: LUNCHNoon: SeminarDennis will talk about how doing data science in ExxonMobil looks like, how a data science team is built, what tools and skills are required and what a data scientist needs to do in order to add value in the real world.
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 10:00am
The +DS Projects in Medicine and the Health Data Science Internship Program will hold a student showcase on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 10 AM - 12 PM in the Gross Hall Atrium.Students will present posters and "lightening talk" presentations about their work. We invite you to join us to learn... Read More »
Davis Vaughan, R Studio
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 11:45am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Within the tidyverse, the core structure that powers many packages is the tibble, a modern reimagining of the data frame. Unfortunately, with the large focus on data frames, the array has been left behind. The rray package is an attempt to change that. By borrowing ideas from tibble, rray hopes to... Read More »
Marc Suchard, Professor in the Departments of Biostatistics, of Biomathematics and of Human Genetics in the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:30pm
Old Chemistry 116
Seminars generally take place in 116 Old Chemistry Building on Fridays from 3:30 - 4:30 pm. For additional information contact: karen.whitesell@duke.edu or phone 919-684-8029. Sorry, but we do not have reprints available. Please feel free to contact the authors by email for follow-up information,... Read More »
Yao Xie, Georgia Tech
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 3:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Reception: 3:00 pmSeminar: 3:30 pm
Hongyu Zhao
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 11:30am
French Family Science Center 4233
Hongyu Zhao, Yale University, Biostatistics
Amita Gajewar, Microsoft
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 4:30pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Multiple finance organizations within Microsoft rely on having accurate financial forecasts for critical business decisions. One such organization, Enterprise Partner Group, serves the largest commercial and public sector organizations across the globe with total products' revenue in the range of... Read More »
Chris Shartrand, Advance Auto Parts
Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 11:45am
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330
Lunch: 11:45 amSeminar: NoonThe auto parts industry is an emerging market for data scientists and analytical techniques. Most aspects of daily life as a data scientist at Advance involve solving problems similar to other companies in the retail sector. However because the field is so new in our... Read More »