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Students' study finds bias in football rulings on the field

When you’re a frustrated football fan, one of the phrases you probably utter the most is, “Come on, ref!” Rhett Brymer, the John Mee Endowed Assistant Professor of Management, and undergraduate students Mickey Whitford and Mike Macey are no different — except for the fact that they have access to big data analytics tools and the skills to use them. 556 more words

Research Stories

To Win The House, Democrats Have To First Believe They Can

At the onset of the 2014 midterm cycle, Nancy Pelosi effectively wrote off Democrats retaking the majority.  In 2016, while Democrats were optimistic about the Trump effect they never fully believed in their own hype, 804 more words


Opportunity: The Health Foundation

Check out this opportunity for research teams to demonstrate how their work can lead to direct benefits or impact on patients.  The Health Foundation are particularly interested in applications that make use of data analysis. 10 more words


Chronicling my adventures in R: Why switch from SPSS and favourite packages so far

I’ve been saying that I’m going to start using R for a long time (this post assumes that you know what R is, if you want a brief explanation… 833 more words

Data Visualization

Never leave it in the hands of the judges

Como a grande maioria dos pre-adolescentes bobos nos anos 90 eu adorava assistir filmes de luta como “O grande dragão branco”, “Leão branco”, “Kickboxer”, você já entendeu a tendência…Todos os filmes do Van Damme, basicamente. 1,013 more words

Explorative Analysis: Dimensionality reduction I

The objective of this assignment is to see if we can use PCA to classify different periods of the 24-hour EEG recording in a similar way as the expert human in the hypnogram (rech). 3,164 more words