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Nathan Self

Nathan Self is a research associate in the Department of Computer Science and a member of DAC. He worked for a number of years in industry before joining DAC as a graduate assistant working on interactive visualizations for the EMBERS event forecasting project.  He is now working on custom visualization interfaces for DAC projects. He […]

DAC Director Naren Ramakrishnan named Inventor of the Month

DAC and director, Naren Ramakrishnan, are featured as this month’s Virginia Tech​ Inventors of the Month by the Office of Research and Innovation for work in Early Model Based Event Recognition using Surrogates (EMBERS) software project. EMBERS is a fully automated system for forecasting significant societal events, such as influenza-like illness case counts, rare disease […]

DAC and UrbComp students garner Deloitte Foundation Data Analytics Fellowship to fund their research

Jonathan Baker and Sirui Yao, Ph.D. students at the Discovery Analytics Center, and Leanna Ireland, a National Science Foundation research trainee in the Urban Computing (UrbComp) Certificate program administered through DAC, have each been awarded a Deloitte Foundation Data Analytics Fellowship in the amount of $10,000 to fund their research. Baker, also a National Science […]