Consulting for Statistics, Computing and Analytics Research provides consulting services and training opportunities in data science, statistics, and advanced research computation.

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February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Web Scraping with Python: Twitter and Google APIs

This workshop will cover how to obtain data from Twitter and Google APIs. We’ll cover how to search historical tweets and also obtain data from future tweets using the streaming…

February 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Matlab II

MatLab is a powerful tool for solving engineering and scientific problems. This session is designed for participants who have some experience with the basic operations but would like to expand…

February 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Advanced batch computing on the Flux cluster

Overview This course will cover some more advanced topics in cluster computing on the U-M Flux Cluster. Topics to be covered include a review of common parallel programming models and…

March 6 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Unsupervised Machine Learning: Principal Component Analysis and K-Means

This workshop will introduce participants to Principal Component Analysis (PCA) and K-Means using Python’s Scikit-learn library. We’ll introduce fundamental concepts related to machine learning (ML) and both PCA and K-Means,…

HPC training workshops begin Tuesday, Jan. 31

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A series of training workshops in high performance computing will be hed Jan. 31 through Feb. 22, 2017, presented by CSCAR in conjunction with Advanced Research Computing – Technology Services (ARC-TS). All…

Funding available for data set acquisition

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The new Data Acquisition for Data Science (DADS) program supports acquisition, preparation, management, and maintenance of specialized research data sets used in current and future data science-enabled research projects across…

New geospatial analysis and GIS support at CSCAR

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CSCAR (Consulting for Statistics, Computing and Analytics Research) is offering expanded support for geospatial analysis and geographic information systems (GIS), effective immediately. Researchers seeking guidance in this area are encouraged…

U-M, Coursera offer five-course specialization in Applied Data Science with Python

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Coursera and the University of Michigan are offering a five-course specialization in Applied Data Science with Python starting in September. The courses cost $79 each, and students who complete all…