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


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

Programming: best practices

This workshop will introduce participants to several good programming practices. Topics include: proper use of identifier names and comments; self-documenting code; modularization; use of tests and assertions; debugging, profiling code; and version control. For demonstration…

September 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Matching with R

An introduction to matching, such as propensity score matching, using R’s “optmatch” package. Matching can be used to try and improve covariate balance between treatment and intervention group in observational…

September 12 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Statistics: A Review

A one-day, intensive review of common statistical methods of design, measurement analysis and presentation of scientific investigations.  The workshop is designed for any scholar engaged in quantitative research. Statistics: A…

September 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

SPSS I Introduction to SPSS

Note: Topic order is subject to change. This workshop is designed to introduce participants to SPSS. It will cover the fundamentals of SPSS, within-case transformations, data management with multiple files,…

SAVE THE DATE: MIDAS Annual Symposium, Oct. 11

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Please join us for the 2017 Michigan Institute for Data Science Symposium. The keynote speaker will be Cathy O’Neil, mathematician and best-selling author of “Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data…

New Data Science Computing Platform Available to U-M Researchers

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Advanced Research Computing – Technology Services (ARC-TS) is pleased to announce an expanded data science computing platform, giving all U-M researchers new capabilities to host structured and unstructured databases, and…

MICDE announces 2017-2018 Fellowship recipients

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MICDE is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017-2018 MICDE Fellowships for students enrolled in the PhD in Scientific Computing or the Graduate Certificate in Computational Discovery and Engineering….

ARC-TS seeks input on next generation HPC cluster

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The University of Michigan is beginning the process of building our next generation HPC platform, “Big House.”  Flux, the shared HPC cluster, has reached the end of its useful life….