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


February 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Introduction to the campus Hadoop cluster

This course will cover 4 areas: Logging into the cluster How to upload your data How to run a job How to get your data from the cluster Prerequisites: Workshop…

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Introduction to Deep Neural Networks with Keras/TensorFlow

Deep Neural Networks (DNNs) are used as a machine learning method for both regression and classification problems. Keras is a high-level, Python interface running on top of multiple neural network libraries, including…

February 27 @ 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Geospatial Analysis with Google Earth Engine

Google Earth Engine combines a multi-petabyte catalog of satellite imagery and geospatial datasets with planetary-scale analysis capabilities. This hands-on workshop will help you understand the power (and limitation) of GEE…

March 4 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

Statistical Analysis with R

This is a two day workshop (March 4 and 5) in R which  is a free and open source environment for data analysis and statistical computing.  While R contains many…

ARC Director Sharon Broude Geva profiled in HPCWire’s Women in Science issue

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Dr. Sharon Broude Geva, Director of Advanced Research Computing at U-M, was one of four women profiled in HPCWire's "Celebrating Women in Science" article. Read the piece at

H.V. Jagadish appointed director of MIDAS

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H.V. Jagadish has been appointed director of the Michigan Institute for Data Science (MIDAS), effective February 15, 2019. Jagadish, the Bernard A. Galler Collegiate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer…

Most CSCAR workshops will be free for the U-M community starting in January 2019

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Beginning in January of 2019, most of CSCAR’s workshops will be offered free of charge to UM students, faculty, and staff. CSCAR is able to do this thanks to funding…

Eric Michielssen completes term as Associate Vice President for Research – Advanced Research Computing

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Eric Michielssen will step down from his position as Associate Vice President for Research - Advanced Research Computing on December 31, 2018, after serving in that leadership role for almost…