BIDS Data Science Lecture Series | October 14, 2016 | 1:10-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library, UC Berkeley
Programming is an essentially complex activity—writing code is not easy in the same way writing a book is not easy. However, there is a lot of accidental complexity around writing code that can and should be eliminated. Classical examples of this include
BIDS Data Science Lecture Series | October 7, 2016 | 1:10-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library, UC Berkeley
Bokeh is a data visualization library that gives you the power of custom interactive visualizations that you can publish on the web but lets you build them in Python. It can also be used as an exploratory data-analysis tool, and staying in the language of your analysis means that you can move seamlessly into presentation. This can be very powerful. In this talk, Sarah will cover the following:
BIDS Data Science Lecture Series | September 2, 2016 | 1:10-2:30 p.m. | 190 Doe Library, UC Berkeley
The skills that broadly fall under the umbrella of data science are becoming increasingly important to modern-day science. As demands upon researchers to apply and implement new methodologies and data analysis techniques rise, training scientists in these methods is becoming more of a priority.