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Check Out the 2019 Data+ Projects and Apply to Join a Team This Summer

Check Out the 2019 Data+ Projects and Apply to Join a Team This Summer

Deadline: February 25, 2019 Data+ is a ten-week summer research experience for undergraduates and master’s students interested in exploring new data-driven approaches to interdisciplinary challenges. It is suitable for students at all levels and from all majors. Students join small teams (a maximum of three undergraduates and one master’s student) and work alongside other teams […]

Information Initiative at Duke Named in Honor of Michael and Maureen Rhodes

Information Initiative at Duke Named in Honor of Michael and Maureen Rhodes

Duke University’s landmark “big data” initiative has been named in honor of longtime supporters Michael and Maureen Rhodes. The Rhodes Information Initiative at Duke (iiD), founded in 2013, was officially named by the Duke University Board of Trustees in November 2018 to “express deep appreciation and gratitude to Michael George Rhodes and Maureen C. Rhodes […]

Faculty Can Submit Proposals for Data+ 2019 Student Research Projects

Faculty Can Submit Proposals for Data+ 2019 Student Research Projects

Deadline: November 5, 2018 Data+ is a ten-week summer research experience for undergraduates interested in exploring data-driven approaches to interdisciplinary challenges. Students join small teams and work alongside other teams in a communal environment. They learn how to marshal, analyze, and visualize data, while gaining broad exposure to the field of data science. In Summer […]

Meet the Energy Data Analytics Ph.D. Student Fellows for 2018-19

Meet the Energy Data Analytics Ph.D. Student Fellows for 2018-19

The growth of energy-related data in the last decade has created new opportunities for data-driven exploration of solutions to energy problems. Capitalizing on the opportunities presented by this wealth of data will require scholars with training in both data science and energy application domains. Yet traditional graduate education is limited in its ability to provide such dual […]

Energy Research Seed Fund Awards Eight Grants to Duke Faculty for 2018-2019

Energy Research Seed Fund Awards Eight Grants to Duke Faculty for 2018-2019

Research projects that explore advances in energy materials, novel perspectives on resilience and sustainability, and energy storage solutions will receive funding in 2018 from the Duke University Energy Initiative’s Energy Research Seed Fund. The program will award eight grants to projects involving 21 faculty members from four Duke schools, investing a total of $336,956 in promising new energy […]