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Northwestern IT to Host Computational Research Day – April 10

Northwestern Information Technology will host the annual Northwestern Computational Research Day on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Norris University Center from 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Computational Research Day 2018

All Northwestern University faculty, postdocs, students, and staff who are interested in computational research are invited to attend this one-of-a-kind event and learn from student and faculty researchers about computational research projects that are being explored at Northwestern. Register to attend.

Highlights of the day include:

  • Keynotes:
    • Victoria Stodden, Associate Professor of Information Sciences, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • Shane Larson, Associate Director of Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics (CIERA) and Research Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy, Weinberg College of Arts & Sciences
  • Research talks from Northwestern faculty and PhD students
  • Workshops
  • Birds of a Featherdiscussions
  • Researchers’ Reception

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This year, students and postdocs have more opportunities to showcase their research through compact, yet powerful, formats. All areas of research are welcome.

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