Smart reefs being placed off Charleston will record data to aid coastal flooding, erosion planning | SC Climate and Environment News

STONO INLET — New technology to be installed near an artificial reef off Charleston this weekend will provide scientists and mariners with real-time data on waves, wind direction and water temperature. The Smart Reef installation is the culmination of the monthlong SC7 Expedition meant to get people outdoors statewide from the mountains to the sea. … Read more

Smart reefs being placed off Charleston will record data to aid coastal flooding, erosion | SC Climate and Environment News

STONO INLET — New technology to be installed near an artificial reef off Charleston this weekend will provide scientists and mariners with real-time data on waves, wind direction and water temperature. The Smart Reef installation is the culmination of the monthlong SC7 Expedition meant to get people outdoors statewide from the mountains to the sea. … Read more

Researchers aim to leverage experience in analyzing seismic data to predict cardiac events

Sebastian Goodfellow, of the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, and colleagues devised a way to pick up on the subtle sounds that precede seismic events, such as earthquakes. Now, the assistant professor in the department of civil and mineral engineering and his team are looking to apply their expertise to help … Read more

Behnam Jafarpour is new Energi Simulation Chair in Subsurface Energy Data Science – USC Viterbi

Energy Simulation Chair in Subsurface Energy Data Science Behnam Jafarpour. Image / Emilia Doda As the world moves toward a sustainable energy future, it is critical to optimize how we manage the existing resources that lie beneath the earth’s surface, to enable a smooth energy transition to renewables. Harnessing data through AI and machine learning … Read more

$1.5M STEM scholarships to advance future biologists with data science skills

Alexander Stokes The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa has been awarded $ 1.5 million for scholarships for low-income students who are pursuing degrees focusing on the biological application of data science. The five-year grant through the National Science Foundation’s Scholarships in STEM (S-STEM) program, Student Training through Immersive Data Science Education (STRIDE) and will fund … Read more

UChicago Data Science Institute announces founding industry affiliates – BIOENGINEER.ORG

The Data Science Institute (DSI) is a UChicago effort defining the growing field of data science through research, outreach, and education. The Industry Affiliates Program lowers barriers to collaboration between companies and academic researchers and students, connecting industry partners to groundbreaking data science research, emerging technologies, and talent acquisition opportunities at UChicago. The Data Science … Read more

Combining traditional counters and emerging GPS data – BIOENGINEER.ORG

In order to make sure bicyclists’ needs are considered when improving a transportation system, planners and engineers need to know how many people are biking, and where. In order to make sure bicyclists’ needs are considered when improving a transportation system, planners and engineers need to know how many people are biking, and where. Traditional … Read more

Latest News: Pfizer Internship Allows Pre-Dental Student to Explore Data Science

Pfizer Internship Allows Pre-Dental Student to Explore Data Science Sruti Sailam ’23, who starts at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine this fall, is spending the summer as a computational biology intern with the pharmaceutical company. By: Meghan Kita Thursday, July 14, 2022 10:29 AM Sruti Sailam ’23, a computational biology intern at … Read more

Mount Sinai Designated as National Cancer Institute Proteogenomics Data Analysis Center – BIOENGINEER.ORG

(July 13, 2022) – The Office of Cancer Clinical Proteomics Research at the National Cancer Institute (NCI) has awarded $ 4.2 million over five years to Mount Sinai researchers establishing a Proteogenomic Data Analysis Center (PGDAC) to advance cancer research and treatments. Proteogenomics, which studies the roles of proteins and genes within a cell or … Read more

Next-generation data centers within reach thanks to new energy-efficient switches – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Data centers – dedicated spaces for storing, processing and disseminating data – enable everything from cloud computing to video streaming. In the process, they consume a large amount of energy transferring data back and forth inside the center. With demand for data growing exponentially, there is increasing pressure for data centers to become more energy … Read more