Wednesday, Aug 26, 2020
We have had a busy and productive year despite COVID-19 making some things challenging. Center for Statistics and Machine Learning (CSML) has seen progress on intriguing data science research, faculty winning recognition for their work, and students presenting compelling research. Check out the highlights below of the past eight months.
Monday, Aug 24, 2020
What do we mean by the word beautiful? It depends not only on whom you ask, but in what language you ask them. According to a machine learning analysis of dozens of languages conducted at Princeton University, the meaning of words does not necessarily refer to an intrinsic, essential constant. Instead, it is significantly shaped by culture,...
Monday, Aug 17, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
T. Lucas Makinen’s independent project for his CSML certificate explored the intersection between observational cosmology and machine learning, specifically in the task of separating contaminating signals from the Milky Way galaxy from signals in the wider universe.
Monday, Aug 10, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
Yang Song majored in Computer Science (COS) and also earned five certificates: the Undergraduate Certificate Program in Statistics and Machine Learning from the Center for Statistics and Machine Learning (CSML), Applied and Computational Mathematics, Engineering and Management Systems, Finance, and Music Performance in Clarinet.
Wednesday, Aug 5, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
Olga Russakovsky, assistant professor of computer science and participating faculty member of the Center for Statistics and Machine Learning (CSML), received the Emerging Leader Abie Award recognizing her AI4ALL work and research on artificial intelligence.
Friday, Jul 31, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
Why do people buy lottery tickets? Florence Wang ’21 set out to answer this seemingly simple question in her independent project for the Center for Statistics and Machine Learning’s (CSML) certificate program. Looking at this question deeply, she arrived at some intriguing results that could be used to formulate socioeconomic policies on lotteries...
Wednesday, Jul 29, 2020

As the name suggests, automatic control concerns the control of dynamic continuously operating systems such as the cruise control on a vehicle, auto pilots on aircraft, industrial process control (paper, steel, chemicals), and building heating.

Wednesday, Jul 15, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo

Student course assignments in Princeton data science classes are helping improve data science education worldwide.

Monday, Jul 6, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo

Highlights feature many of our events this past year plus students who have taken classes and participated in gatherings, and those who have graduated. 

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2020
by Sharon Adarlo
The COVID-19 outbreak has disrupted normal activities in nearly all aspects of higher education. To reopen our universities, we need new technology and innovative practices to safeguard students against the potential second wave of the virus outbreak. In this proposal, we seek to develop analytical methods for modeling and mitigating the COVID-19...