Monday, Jun 1, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
The prize committee noted that Belshee, a politics concentrator, “deftly” deploys multiple methods — historical overview; policy analysis; and application of two models of quantitative data analysis, neural network modeling and game theory. “Her argument is persuasive,” the committee concluded, “and her presentation of data, including her...
Friday, May 29, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo

Though he only joined Princeton University as a data scientist in November, Andrzej Żurański is already involved in some exciting research on campus: applying machine learning techniques to explore the mysteries underpinning chemical reactions.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo

When Pranay  Anchuri  was a college sophomore studying computer science, he worked on a project developing a search engine to crawl through Wikipedia for information. It was not a novel idea, but it got  Anchuri  hooked  on learning more about large scale data sets, leading him to his eventual career as a data scientist.  ...

Friday, May 22, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo

There is an art to taking data and distilling it into a graphic that is clear, understandable and compelling. If done properly, mass amounts of information can be wrangled to tell a riveting story or reveal insights that were once hidden. 

Monday, May 18, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
Brendan Galvin’s independent project for CSML analyzed the interplay between China’s oil investments and construction contracts the country enters into with oil-producing countries, with a particular emphasis on corruption as a factor for investment.
Friday, May 15, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo

The Center for Statistics and Machine Learning (CSML) has awarded three undergraduate students financial support to help them pursue summer research projects from off-campus locations.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
Claire Lee’s research over the years has culminated in two projects: her senior thesis project which uses computational modeling to examine mood-driven risk-taking behavior and her independent project in which she harnesses artificial intelligence to classify and predict mood episodes (mania and depression) for YouTubers with bipolar disorder.
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
Hao Zhang earned his doctoral degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering this spring. In addition, he also completed two certificates: The Graduate Certificate Program in Statistics and Machine Learning at the Center for Statistics and Machine Learning (CSML), and the Graduate Certificate Program in Computational Science and Engineering.
Wednesday, Apr 29, 2020
Nicholas Johnson, an operations research and financial engineering concentrator from Montreal, has been named valedictorian of Princeton’s Class of 2020.
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
Vineet Bansal is a senior research software engineer who jointly holds office at CSML and the Princeton Institute for Computational Science and Engineering (PICSciE). His job is to amplify research with his software engineering skills.