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big data

Network news
Building big data storage
Published June 7, 2018
Team led by astrophysicist Alex Szalay receives $1.8M to build network that could transform how scientists store, access data
Big data
Meeting of the MINDS
Published Nov 2, 2017
New Mathematical Institute for Data Science aims to better understand the inner workings of big data analysis
Climate science
Breathing easier
Published June 27, 2017
Project launched by JHU grad student records Baltimore air quality data for use by researchers, policymakers
Precision medicine
Effort aims to improve diagnosis, care, outcomes
Published Oct 17, 2016
Partnership between Hopkins Medicine, Applied Physics Laboratory will bring data analysis, systems engineering to health care
Big data expert Mauro Maggioni named BDP
Published April 14, 2016
Maggioni, who joins JHU from Duke, becomes 20th Bloomberg Distinguished Professor
Big data
Health awareness analysis
Published April 1, 2016
Do awareness efforts, like the Great American Smokeout, have an impact on our behavior?
Interdisciplinary research
New brain study institute
Published Oct 1, 2015
Kavli Neuroscience Discovery Institute will bring together experts in neuroscience, engineering, data science / Hopkins Medicine
Patient safety
Early warning signs
Published Aug 5, 2015
Computer algorithm could help speed detection of sepsis, which kills an estimated 200,000 in U.S. each year
Processing power
New home for big data
Published July 6, 2015
Computing center will provide more digital storage space to scholars from Hopkins, University of Maryland
Andrew Nicklin joins Center for Government Excellence
Published June 4, 2015
Nicklin will serve as director of open data at the university's new Center for Government Excellence, part of JHU's 21st Century Cities Initiative