Faculty Interview: Eero Simoncelli

Eero Simoncelli is a faculty member at the Center for Data Science, NYU’s Center for Neural Science, and a fellow at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.  His research spans several fields, including medicine, neural sciences, mathematics, & psychology, and this past fall, he received an Engineering Emmy award for his work in computational […]

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Researcher Profile: Andreas Mueller

Dr. Andreas Mueller is an Assistant Research Scientist at NYU’s Center for Data Science. We recently asked him a few questions regarding his work at CDS, and his past experience in the world of data science. Can you tell us a bit about your educational and professional background, and what you were doing before you […]

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Faculty Profiles: Bruno Goncalves

Bruno Goncalves is a Fellow at NYU’s Center for Data Science, and a recent recipient of the CSS Junior Scientific Award.  His interdisciplinary approach to social science combines data science with traditional research methods for a greater understanding of human behavior.    What did you study in school?   Originally, I was a physicist with […]

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Faculty Profiles: Michael Blanton

Michael Blanton is an astrophysicist using data science to study galaxy evolution and map the Universe.  He is the director of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, an Associate Professor in NYU’s physics department, and an Affiliated Professor at the Center for Data Science. What initially drew you to the field of astrophysics? I studied engineering […]

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Faculty Profiles: Michael Blanton

Michael Blanton is an astrophysicist using data science to study galaxy evolution and map the universe.  He is the director of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, an Associate Professor in NYU’s physics department, and an Affiliated Professor at the Center for Data Science. What initially drew you to the field of astrophysics? I studied engineering […]

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Interview with New CDS Professor Kyunghyun Cho

Kyunghyun Cho is a newly appointed, joint assistant professor at NYU’s Center for Data Science, and the Courant Institute for Mathematical Sciences.  His work as a researcher focuses in the area of Natural Language Processing (NLP), and he will be teaching a course in the fall on the pragmatic approaches, and philosophical foundations of using neural […]

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CDS Professor of the Year and YP Mobile Labs Chief Scientist David Rosenberg Pushes the Boundaries of Machine Learning And Predictive Analytics

Recently named NYU Center for Data Science Professor of the Year, CDS Adjunct Associate Professor David Rosenberg is currently Chief Scientist of YP Mobile Labs at YP and a former Chief Scientist at Sense Networks (acquired by YP in 2014). Dr. Rosenberg specializes in machine learning, artificial intelligence, predictive analytics and statistical modeling. Dr. Rosenberg […]

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Arthur Spirling To Join NYU This Fall As Joint Faculty in Center for Data Science and Department of Politics

Currently the John L. Loeb Associate Professor of the Social Sciences in Harvard University’s Department of Government, Arthur Spirling is a political scientist specializing in political methodology. In addition, he is affiliated with Harvard’s Institute of Quantitative Social Science and is Director of its Program on Text Research.  Professor Spirling has been honored with Harvard University’s Everett […]

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