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


November 26 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Mixed Models and Latent Growth Curves

This talk will compare two common approaches to dealing with longitudinal data, mixed models* and latent growth curves (LGC)*.  While mixed models can be understood from a standard regression modeling…

November 29 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Spatial point process models

Spatial point (and marked point) process models help us analyze the geometrical pattern of points in space and find application in a variety of fields including image processing, public health,…

November 30 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

An Introduction to MATLAB

This workshop introduces participants to MATLAB. Topics include indexing and slicing of vectors and matrices, creation of script M-files and functions, control flow operators and basic 2D and 3D visualization….

December 6 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Introduction to Survey Design: Data Collection, Questionnaire Design and Response Processes

This lecture-format workshop will present an overview of available modes and methods of survey data collection as well as an introduction to the survey response process and implications for questionnaire…

ARC Director Sharon Broude Geva elected Chair of the Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation

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Dr. Sharon Broude Geva, Director of Advanced Research Computing at the University of Michigan, has been elected Chair of the Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation (CASC) for 2019. Founded in…

U-M participates in SC18 conference in Dallas

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University of Michigan researchers and IT staff wrapped up a successful Supercomputing ‘18 (SC18) in Dallas from Nov. 11-16, 2018, taking part in a number of different aspects of the…

Beta cluster available for learning Slurm; new scheduler to be part of upcoming cluster updates

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New HPC resources to replace Flux and updates to Armis are coming.  They will run a new scheduling system (Slurm). You will need to learn the commands in this system…

U-M selects Dell EMC, Mellanox and DDN to Supply New “Great Lakes” Computing Cluster

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The University of Michigan has selected Dell EMC as lead vendor to supply its new $4.8 million Great Lakes computing cluster, which will serve researchers across campus. Mellanox Technologies will…