eScience News


2015 WRF and Moore/Sloan Postdoctoral Fellows

The University of Washington's eScience Institute is pleased to welcome the following WRF and Moore/Sloan Postdoctoral Fellows for 2015.
April 1st, 2015|Categories: News|

Welcome New eScience Staff

Please join us in welcoming the following new staff members to the University of Washington's eScience Institute.
April 1st, 2015|Categories: News|

Community Data Science Workshops (Spring 2015)

The Community Data Science Workshops in Spring 2015 are a series of project-based workshops being held at the University of Washington for anyone interested in learning how to use programming and data science tools to […]

March 25th, 2015|Categories: News|

UW Becomes Software Carpentry Partner

We are very pleased to announce that the eScience Institute at the University of Washington has become a partner of the Software Carpentry Foundation.

Since its creation in 2008, the eScience Institute has worked to create the intellectual and physical […]

February 3rd, 2015|Categories: News|

Undercurrents at the DSE Summit

Blog post by Brittany Fiore-Silfvast

The Data Science Environment (DSE) Summit took place in beautiful Monterey, CA at the Asilomar Conference Center. The Summit brought together over a hundred participants across three universities (UW, UC Berkeley […]

October 24th, 2014|Categories: News|

UW “Trend in Engineering” Features Data Science

from UW CSE News:

SeaFlow, a research instrument developed in the lab of UW School of Oceanography director Ginger Armbrust, analyzes 15,000 marine microorganisms per second, generating up to 15 gigabytes of data every single day […]

October 6th, 2014|Categories: News|

UW CSE’s Jeff Heer is one of 14 Moore Foundation “Data-Driven Discovery Investigators”

from UW CSE News:

The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation joined last year with the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation in a process that ultimately selected the University of Washington, UC Berkeley, and New York University as […]

October 6th, 2014|Categories: News|

TED Talk: What’s the Next Window into Our Universe?

Big Data is everywhere — even the skies. In an informative talk, astronomer Andrew Connolly shows how large amounts of data are being collected about our universe, recording it in its ever-changing moods. Just how […]

October 3rd, 2014|Categories: News|