Data Sciences Research

Data Sciences Research

Data Sciences is a rapidly advancing, interdisciplinary field that relies on techniques and theories drawn from machine learning, data mining, digital communication and more. From biomedical informatics, cybersecurity and business analytics to advances that build understanding in environmental science, family health and clean water, learn more about Baylor data sciences research.

Sep. 18, 2019
Baylor Geosciences Professor Honored For Desert Research
A Baylor professor is the recipient of a prestigious international award for research in the world's most arid spaces. Geoscientist Steve Forman is the 21st recipient of the Farouk El-Baz Award for Desert Research from the Geological Society of America.
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Aug. 27, 2019
At Home in Polluted Waters
The waters in and along the Houston Ship Channel teem with evidence of human activity. Surrounded by oil refineries and leading to the Port of Houston, the channel is highly polluted and inhospitable to aquatic life. Yet, the Gulf killifish thrives in that environment. Cole Matson's groundbreaking research bridges environmental and data sciences to discover how one fish "pulled a rabbit out of a hat"
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Jun. 10, 2019
Mass Anomaly Detected Under the Moon’s Largest Crater
A mysterious mass of material has been discovered beneath the largest crater in our solar system and may contain metal from an asteroid that crashed into the Moon, according to a Baylor University study led by Peter B. James, Ph.D., assistant professor of planetary geophysics.
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May 14, 2019
Baylor Joins Research Alliance To Transform Water System
Baylor University has partnered with the Department of Energy and other universities to address the country’s water security issues. Amanda Hering, a leading researcher in statistics, the environment and water, leads the Baylor team.
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Jan. 16, 2019
Harnessing Information
Working in the Cyber-Physical Systems Research Lab at the BRIC, Dr. Liang Dong and his research team are helping to secure big data generated by the power grid.
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