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Interpreting and Graphing Interactions in Stata

Zoom

Click here for the seminar notes! In regression, we are often interested in an interaction, which is the modification of the effect of an independent variable by another. Interactions can be decomposed and probed in three ways, by 1) testing each effect against zero, 2) testing differences between effects, and 3) plotting. This seminar will...

Free

Introduction to Three Dimensional Graphing and WebVR

Zoom

We are increasingly sharing our data and research in virtual environments. WebVR (or WebXR as it’s now known) is an open standard that allows 3D / virtual reality (VR) experiences to be produced through your browser. It also aims to make your immersive data platform-agnostic, so it will be portable to whatever device you have....

Free

Essential Command Line Tools in the HPC Environment

Zoom

On macOS, Linux, or Windows with Cygwin, or other POSIX-compliant environments,​ a number of versatile, time-tested command-line open-source tools with text-based user interface (TUI) are available to support performing common tasks that arise in advanced computation or data analysis. Unlike their graphical user interface (GUI) counterparts, which appear to be prevalent in today’s computing environments,...

3D Modeling for Cultural Heritage Research

This workshop will explore how 3D modeling can be used as a research tool and will cover: What is Cultural heritage modeling? How 3D modeling benefits research, modeling approaches, attaching data to models, and best practices. This workshop will be offered via Zoom. If you’re registered, you’ll receive the Zoom invitation information the day before...

Introduction to Survey Data Analysis in R

Zoom

This workshop will show how descriptive analyses, both numerical and graphical, can be done with continuous and categorical variables. Subpopulation analysis will be discussed, and then examples of OLS regression and logistic regression will be considered. Attendance is restricted to researchers from the University of California.  The information for the Zoom meeting will be sent...

Free

Introduction to Data Science with Python Part 1

Zoom

The term “data science” has become a ubiquitous and all-encompassing term to address any field that utilizes data analytics in one form or another. Despite having such a broad mandate, certain elements remain consistent in the approach to data science that are interdisciplinary: data acquisition, data exploration, data modeling, and data communication. In this two-part...

Free

Introduction to Data Science with Python Part 2

Zoom

The term “data science” has become a ubiquitous and all-encompassing term to address any field that utilizes data analytics in one form or another. Despite having such a broad mandate, certain elements remain consistent in the approach to data science that are interdisciplinary: data acquisition, data exploration, data modeling, and data communication. In this two-part...

Free

Managing Python and R Packages Using Conda on Hoffman2 Cluster

Zoom

Anaconda is a popular, free, and open-source distribution of Python and R packages for scientific computing and data analysis. Many users prefer using Anaconda on the personal computer instead of manually installing individual packages not only for convenience but also for taking advantage of Anaconda’s ability to resolve version conflicts and package dependencies. On the...

Introduction to QGIS

Zoom

This workshop will be recorded. If the participants are concerned, please join the workshop without video anonymously. This link instructs how to join a Zoom meeting anonymously. Quantum Geographic Information Systems (QGIS) is a user friendly open source GIS software. This workshop will introduce the interface and exhibit a small portion of spatial analysis techniques...

Rebel Mapping: Critical Cartography

Zoom

Learn how to break the rules of mapmaking! This workshop’s main lecture introduces disruptive mapping practices from critical cartography and indigenous critical theory and applies them to crafting a story on Esri StoryMaps platform. The technical tools include learning how to set up an Esri Public Account, incorporating media and external digital content, and highlighting...

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