Data+ Research Teams Focus on Timing
Jul 7, 2016
Joel Tewksbury (BME) and Miriam Goldman (Math and Statistics, Arizona State University) spent ten weeks analyzing time-series darkness visual adaptation scores from over 1200 study participants to identify trends in night vision, and ultimately genetic markers that might confer a visual advantage. Project Results The team analyzed FrACT (Freiburg Visual Test) visual acuity and...
Runliang Li (Math), Qiyuan Pan (Computer Science), and Lei Qian (Masters in Statistics and Economic Modelling) spent ten weeks investigating discrepancies between posted wait times and actual wait times for rides at Disney World. They worked with data provided by TouringPlans. Project Results The team built a linear regression model to predict future wait times on given rides...