Category Archives: Analytics Lab

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Position in Community Resilience

Prof. Charles Nicholson is currently accepting applications for a postdoctoral research fellow position in Community Resilience within the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University of Oklahoma. The primary area of research is with respect to the following broad objective: Enhance community resilience to natural and man-made disasters through modeling, optimization, and risk-informed… Read More »

Happy Winter Break 2016!

Here at the Analytics Lab @ OU we would like to wish you all a happy holiday season, a wonderful winter break, and a feliz año nuevo! Also, we have had some nice developments over the last few days and weeks and I would like to mention these briefly. Congratulations! Congratulations to Param Tripathi for succesfully… Read More »

Big data: what is it?

What is Big Data? Big data is term that you often hear when people talk about data science and analytics. So, the question is, “what is big data?” Doug Laney from Gartner, a leading information technology research company, defined 3 dimensions of “big data”: volume, velocity, and variety. Volume denotes the size and scale of… Read More »