UR project on the use of computers for health research has won $5 million in state economic development funds.
The lab creates an immersive experience to allow researchers to understand large, complex data sets.
$10 million will support the Institute for Data Science and construction of its new facility on River Campus.
This spring, BlueHive 2 will become the primary system running demanding computations for 650+ researchers.
The University’s investment in the burgeoning field of data science grows to $100 million.
Representatives from IBM and UR will explore potential collaborations between the two institutions.