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Promoting healthy communities

TDA scientists are using data analytics tools and techniques to understand and predict microbial threats to health, food supplies, and natural resources worldwide.

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March 23, 2017   |   News
War less likely between nations that are “friends of friends”

Even nations can have friends of friends, a new study led by TDA affiliate Skyler Cranmer has found. Skyler Cranmer Results suggest these indirect relationships have a surprisingly strong ability to prevent...

March 20, 2017   |   News
Student research opportunity: Apps due April 14

The University of North Carolina – Charlotte is accepting applications for its NSF-funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program in the area of crime analytics. Ten undergraduates will be selected to work on data-driven research...

March 19, 2017   |   News
TDA seeks faculty for Nagoya exchange program

Translational Data Analytics is seeking faculty interested in participating in a new Data Research Faculty Exchange program with Nagoya University (NU), located in Nagoya, Japan. The program is designed to...

March 13, 2017   |   News
Applications for new HHMI investigators due June 27

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) has launched a national competition to select new HHMI investigators. Researchers are invited to apply who bring original and innovative approaches to the investigation of biological...

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IRB and International Research (Workshop)

4-5 p.m.
Research Commons (3rd floor, 18th Ave. Library)

Smart Columbus Dialogue

5:30 p.m.
Page Hall, Room 130

Data Management Basics

4–5 p.m.
Research Commons (3rd floor, 18th Ave. Library)

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Feeding the global population

Ohio State researchers in precision agriculture are addressing skyrocketing food production needs with new monitoring tools and analytics to improve crop yields and resource management.

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March 9, 2017   |   News
Ohio State and Nagoya University launch data research exchange program

Translational Data Analytics was honored to host a Japanese delegation on March 9 to celebrate the creation of a faculty exchange program in data research between Ohio State and Nagoya University....

March 23, 2017   |   News
War less likely between nations that are “friends of friends”

Even nations can have friends of friends, a new study led by TDA affiliate Skyler Cranmer has found. Skyler Cranmer Results suggest these indirect relationships have a surprisingly strong ability to prevent...

February 20, 2017   |   News
Bunger named Society for Social Work and Research Fellow

Translating data into real-world solutions is at the heart of Alicia Bunger’s research as assistant professor in Ohio State’s College of Social Work. Bunger was recently named a 2017 Society...

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Sustaining our energy and environmental resources

Ohio State faculty and students are engineering new hybrid car technologies and utilizing modeling and simulations to guide their design decisions.

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Member Directory Together, TDA faculty turn questions into answers, ideas into innovation.


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Raghu Machiraju, PhD TDA Faculty Director Translational data analytics is use-inspired, and it is important. It is about making research useful for the human condition. David Mongeau, MS, MBA TDA Program Director Our faculty and students are so driven to deliver solutions that make a difference, you can’t help but be energized by TDA. We’re making sure the university's unprecedented investment in data science and analytics matters.

Improving business performance and customer experience

TDA faculty in statistics, food production, and management sciences are using data analytics and visualization to collaborate with a major food producer on increasing manufacturing process efficiencies and output.

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