CAGIS Seminar October 9th: Emerging Applications for UAVs

CAGIS Seminar October 9th: Emerging Applications for UAVs

   November 6, 2019
We invite you to an interesting, two-part Seminar next week which discusses new applications for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), sometimes referred to as "drones". 
 
In part 1, Dr. Srinivas Akella talks about coordinating multiple UAVs for disaster response.
 
In part 2, Dr. Yutin Chen describes the new role UAVs are...
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CAGIS Seminar October 23rd | A Multi-Scalar Approach to Mapping Gentrification

CAGIS Seminar October 23rd | A Multi-Scalar Approach to Mapping Gentrification

   November 6, 2019

We welcome UNCC GES alums Danny Yonto and Claire Schuch to our CAGIS Seminar to give a talk regarding their efforts to map gentrification in Charlotte.

Gentrification has been increasingly studied, but disagreement continues on how best to define and measure it, particularly in regards to how scale influences detection.

In this presentation we hear how Drs....

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CAGIS Seminar November 6 | Space-Time Modeling of Mosquito-borne Disease Outbreaks

CAGIS Seminar November 6 | Space-Time Modeling of Mosquito-borne Disease Outbreaks

   November 6, 2019

We welcome Ph.D. Candidate Michael Desjardins to hear about his investigations into the time/space dynamics of dengue, chikungunya and Zika outbreaks in Cali, Colombia.

Abstract: Dengue, chikungunya, and Zika are mosquito-borne diseases that infect an estimated 390 million people...

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CAGIS Seminar, September 25th: Justin Lane talks about the Opportunity Atlas

CAGIS Seminar, September 25th: Justin Lane talks about the Opportunity Atlas

   September 19, 2019

We are pleased to welcome Justin Lane from the Urban Institute for our next CAGIS Seminar. Justin will be talking about one of the most influential mapping projects to date, the Opportunity Atlas, with special attention to how the maps are being used in Charlotte.

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My Summer with Super Computers

My Summer with Super Computers

   September 11, 2019

By Tianyang Chen.

Editors’ note: Tianyang Chen is 2nd year PhD student and CAGIS research assistant advised by Dr. Wenwu Tang. This past summer, Chen attended the SDSC Summer Institute, a week-long workshop that focuses on a broad spectrum of introductory-to-intermediate topics in high performance computing and data...

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