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ARC-TS Help Desk to close for winter break   

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The ARC-TS Help Desk will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, December 22, 2020, and reopens at 8 a.m. on Monday, January 4, 2021. See ITS Service Status for system…

Using machine learning and the Great Lakes HPC Cluster for COVID-19 research

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A researcher in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) is pioneering two separate, ongoing efforts for measuring and forecasting COVID-19: pandemic modeling and a risk tracking site. …

SEAS study wildlife refuge wetlands habitats using machine learning

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This article was written by Taylor Gribble, the ARC-TS summer 2020 intern.  A U-M School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS) student team is working with the Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge…

Bring the power of the HPC clusters to your laptop 

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Open OnDemand (OOD) is a tool that brings to researchers and students the power of Great Lakes, the university’s flagship open-science, high-performance, computing cluster.  Open OnDemand is a way for…

January 18 @ 1:00 am - 4:00 pm

Advanced Graphics Optimization For Data Visualization In Unity3D

Modern 3D game engines and computer hardware can render convincing graphics, rivaling that of pre-rendered 3D animation. But video games still require special optimization techniques and tricks. This relates directly…

January 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Introduction to SPSS: Basics of SPSS

Each section will go over one chapter from the materials at https://cscar.github.io/workshop-spss/ Section 1: Basics of SPSS (1/20, 10am – 12pm) Section 2: Variables (1/27, 10am – 12pm) Section 3:…

January 22 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

GIS Fundamentals – II (Vector and network data models)

This is the second workshop in a series of workshops we are offering this semester on the fundamentals of GIS. Each workshop covers one or two key elements of GIS…

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Introduction to Python’s NumPy library

This workshop will introduce you to the NumPy library in Python, which is useful in scientific computing. We will cover NumPy’s n-dimensional array object and associated functions in depth, along…