Submitted by aneri pattani on Fri, 01/03/2014 - 14:21
Computing for Disasters
Texas A&M University
physical science and engineering, social sources of data, transfer and storage of data, transformation of data into useful information, real-time formal and informal decision making support
June 2, 2014
August 8, 2014
Hrs / Week
March 1, 2014
Disasters pose a comprehensive need for computing, where data must be collected, transmitted, transformed, and displayed to stakeholders in real-time, leading to the acronym of critical real-time computing and information systems; encourage expansion of existing research topics in new directions because of the extreme temporal, geographical, stakeholder, and data scales.
- MUST BE COMPUTER SCIENCE AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING MAJORS FROM CS, CSE, EE OR CLEARLY RELATED DEPARTMENTS. - must have a cumulative minimum GPA of 3.00 (exceptions may be made based on review of the applicant's last 60 hours of coursework). - must plan to graduate no earlier than December 2014. - must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. - may not enroll in additional academic courses during the summer sessions.
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