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10 Things I Learned From My Internship at Time Inc.

This summer, I worked as a graduate student intern at Time Inc. in New York City. When I got there, I was assigned to the IT department to pursue a 3 month research project on unstable user behavior, specifically in regards to reading habits and preference for digital versus print magazines. 1,909 more words

How To Utilize Notecards For A Research Project/Paper

I’ve written several research papers and find that I work best with using notecards for the research phase. Notecards are easy for me to use because when I start the outlines and actual papers, I can move around the notes and put them in whatever order I want. 465 more words


Gamma radiography

This is the last of my posts on the intensive study of the marbles conducted in early June (at least for now!). In addition to polychromy, we did something that was never before done at the museum (and probably never will be done again): gamma radiography! 480 more words


A Clear Look at Ancient Glass

The NCMA’s marble sculptures and glass vessels were under study at the same time (with me managing everything). The post I wrote about the research on ancient glass in the museum’s classical collection (conducted by Janet Jones, professor at Bucknell University) is now available on the Museum blog: … 7 more words


Proposal: Smart City - Data Management

Smart Cities do build on understanding and utilizing data from any kind of source within a city. This can be water, energy, people, IT, cell phone information and what ever data there is available. 121 more words

Master Thesis

Proposal: Smart City - Data Repositories

Within the smart cities research, data from any kind of source are key for the modelling and understanding of the overall systems. Hence we have to collect data in masses. 117 more words

Master Thesis

Community feedback wanted to determine what’s uniquely Sacramento

Today, the City of Sacramento released a community wide survey aimed to uncover what is uniquely Sacramento.

Part of a comprehensive research project, this effort will help develop Sacramento’s position in the marketplace. 65 more words