The Austin Forum on Science, Technology & Society will host “More Than You Think You Know: Analyzing the Data Around Us” with John B. Gordon, IBM Watson Solutions
Event: "Cybersecurity Today: Trends, Risk Mitigation and Research" When: 5:45 p.m., Sept. 6. This event is free and open to the public. Where: AT&T Conference Center Amphitheater (Room 204), 1900 University Ave. Background: Cybersecurity is affecting all public and private sectors. Hear leading security experts from academia and industry discuss what government, industry and research… » Continue Reading
Cockrell School of Engineering Faculty Partner with IBM to Accelerate Real-Time Flood Prediction Technology
Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin's Cockrell School of Engineering and IBM have applied advanced analytics to river systems, weather and sensor data, to predict the Guadalupe River's behavior more than a 100 times the normal speed. Simulating thousands of branches at a time, this technology could help provide up to one week… » Continue Reading
A new "graphene-based" material that helps solve the structure of graphite oxide and could lead to other potential discoveries of the one-atom thick substance called graphene, which has applications in nanoelectronics, energy storage and production, and transportation such as airplanes and cars, has been created by researchers at The University of Texas at Austin.