Research Projects

The University of Minnesota is home to a wide range of data mining activities of interest to Data Science students. The departments associated with the MS Degree in Data Science, namely the  Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,  School of Statistics, and  the School of Public Health, together house a uniquely large variety of faculty and research in data mining and data management.  Research projects involving the collection, management, analysis, and visualization of big data have ample opportunities for participation by students in the Data Science program for their capstone project. Visit one of the following for examples of current research in each area: