It is critical for medical imaging to be able to accurately diagnose and evaluate infections. Computed tomography (CT) scans are most effective at detecting and assessing pulmonary infections but due to the expensive cost of CT scanners, they are less available in lower-resource and smaller or rural communities and areas…


CDS is proud to present to you one of our incredible alumni, Tinatin Nikvashvili! Tinatin graduated from CDS last spring and joined 7 Chord, a fin-tech startup in NYC that provides real-time predictive sovereign and corporate bond prices, as a data scientist. After interning with them during the fall 2020…


CDS regularly holds what we call company information sessions to give our current students the opportunity to meet with premier companies seeking to hire data scientists and other related roles. Last month, we held a company information session with Revelio Labs virtually via Zoom.

Revelio Labs is a tech startup…


CDS Professor Carlos Fernandez-Granda recently received the Alzheimer’s Association Research Grant — New to the Field (AARG-NTF). The award seeks to provide researchers with the appropriate funding to establish a research path in Alzheimer’s and all other dementias.

CDS Professor Carlos Fernandez-Granda
CDS Professor Carlos Fernandez-Granda

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, which is the largest non-profit funder of…


Grace Hopper is considered to be one of the most revered figures in the history of technology. As one of the first women to obtain a doctorate in mathematics, she went on to create the first compiler for computer languages. She was the first female to receive the National Medal…


At CDS, we regularly hold what we call company information sessions to give our current students the opportunity to meet with top companies seeking to hire data scientists and other related roles. On Friday, September 17, we held two company information sessions. …


CDS Faculty Fellow Sarah Shugars, alongside their colleagues, recently published a paper “(Mis)alignment Between Stance Expressed in Social Media Data and Public Opinion Surveys,” describing the misalignment between a person’s stance on social media and their stance as measured by public opinion polls.

Their goal with the research was to…


Automated decision systems often come under fire because they exacerbate unfair and biased outcomes towards specific individuals and groups. One overarching theme exists in the attempt to resolve this disparity: defining and mitigating unfair discrimination that could occur because of an automated decision system. However, CDS Ph.D. …


The results of the Unsupervised Deep Video Denoising on a snowboarding video!

When you take videos with a camera, like the one in your smartphone, there are often random voltage fluctuations in the light sensors. This introduces noise, making the videos look grainy. It can often be hard to extract information from a noisy video. Whether you’re taking raw footage in the…


After a long, hot (and hopefully relaxing) Summer, Fall has arrived in New York City. At CDS, we are so excited to welcome the cooler weather along with our new and returning students in data science in-person! While we are so happy to resume in-person activities and instruction this semester…

NYU Center for Data Science

Official account of the Center for Data Science at NYU, home of the Undergraduate, Master’s, and Ph.D. programs in Data Science.

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