Bass Connections is a university-wide initiative that brings together faculty and students to explore real-world issues in interdisciplinary research teams.

News

Madelaine Katz

I chose Duke because of the unique position the university holds in both being invested in creating opportunities for their students to grow, and being a world-class research institution. Bass Connections is an example of an opportunity that spans both of these values. Read more >

Duke undergraduates can learn more about the benefits of participating in Bass Connections and apply for 2016-17 project teams by February 26. Read more >

Bass Connections is a university-wide initiative that brings together faculty and students—from all levels and schools—to explore real-world issues in interdisciplinary research teams. For graduate students, there are many benefits of participating in a Bass Connections project team. Read more >

Events

Feb 10
Ilan Shomorony

Emerging long-read sequencing technologies promise to enable near-perfect reconstruction of whole genomes. Assembly of long reads is usually accomplished using a read-overlap graph, in which the true sequence corresponds to a Hamiltonian path.

Feb 11
Winston Henderson, Sankofa, Inc.

In this talk, I will explore the intersection of mobile user growth patterns, content creation, mobile app creation and data science.

Feb 18
Data Dialogue/to be announced

To be announced.