The University of Oregon proposes to graduate a new type of techie who knows how to find, analyze and map trends using big sets of data. The UO's geography department hopes to next fall launch a new bachelor's degree in Spatial Data Science and Technology, an "absolutely booming" field, according to UO officials.
Additional context is that U of O developed its proposed new major in “Spatial Data Science” in parallel with OrSt's Geography program, which is proposing a new BS in “Geography and Geospatial Science.” The new degree at OrSt will be supported by a faculty of 21 geographers at OrSt, including five new hires in geospatial data science (articles on…
Who is familiar with HunchLab (https://www.hunchlab.com/)? From website: HunchLab is a web-based proactive patrol management system. Advanced statistical models forecast when and where crimes are likely to emerge. But it's not just about anticipating crime, it's about figuring out the best way to respond. HunchLab Webinar : An Overview of…(Show moreShow less)
12/5/2016: Added extensively to the Regularize Building Footprint tool suggestions. 12/8/2016: Changed 1200 to 12000 in the Regularize Building Footprint tool suggestions. 12/21/2016: Added Clean Extracted Buildings Using Regularize Building Footprint Tool 12/22/2016: Corrected error in models for Clean Extracted Buildings Using Regularize…(Show moreShow less)
I have been using Jupyter notebooks for a while now and what I have really wanted to do is figure out how to turn my notebooks into slideshows. Fortunately, someone has already figured that out and posted a video on YouTube! Check out James Church's presentation on How to Create a Slideshow using Jupyter+Markdown+Reveal.js to see how it's done. …(Show moreShow less)
I have been using Jupyter notebooks for a while now and what I have really wanted to do is figure out how to turn my notebooks into slideshows. Fortunately, someone has already figured that out and posted a video on YouTube! Check out James Church's presentation on How to Create a Slideshow using Jupyter+Markdown+Reveal.js to see how it's done. PreviewHide preview
I am pleased to share the lineup of oral talks and posters that will be presented this December at the 2016 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting in San Francisco. Many know of AGU as among the world’s most well-respected Earth science scholarly organizations, and its annual fall meeting dwarfs our UC by over 10,000 attendees. AGU 2016…(Show moreShow less)
Did you know that you can bring a Python Notebook into a Story Map? One of the many nice features of Python Notebooks is that you can export them. To embed it into my Story Map, I exported it as HTML. Once I downloaded the HTML file, I hosted it as a webpage in my Github project through gh-pages. Then, it just becomes a matter of adding the…(Show moreShow less)
I am working with Multidimensional Zonal Statistics and when running a NetCDF file I get an error stating RuntimeError: NetCDF: Can't define dimensional metadata. What does this mean and what can I do to fix it?