Monday, 22 October 2018
Register now for Digital Humanities Research Colloquium

You are invited to attend an interactive colloquium focused on research in the area of Digital Humanities led by Menno van Zaanen.

Publication Date:
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 15:00
SatRday taking centre stage at UCT

Researchers, data scientists, developers, novice coders and enthusiasts gathered at UCT in March for satRday: a series of workshops and conference sessions all about R, a statistical and graphical programming language and open-source software.  

Publication Date:
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 09:00
Finding big-data solutions through teaching and learning

As a partner in the African Research Cloud and the Inter-University Institute for Data-Intensive Astronomy, UCT is home to some powerful computing facilities. These facilities, which allow researchers to work with enormous sets of data, are helping us to prepare for the era of big-data science.

Publication Date:
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 09:00
Mapping pixels

When Associate Professor Adam West from the Department of Biological Sciences began using drones to collect data from his fynbos study plots, he was confronted by a big-data problem. The customised drones were efficient and collected data easily, but they collected a lot of it – more than could be processed timeously by his laboratory’s computers. West reached out to the team at UCT eResearch for support.

Publication Date:
Monday, February 26, 2018 - 09:15