People Congratulations to Ravi Shroff, a member of CUSP’s first cohort, who was recently hired as an Assistant Professor of Applied Statistics in Steinhart’s Department of Applied Statistics, Social Science, and Humanities. Welcome to Bill Press, who starts his sabbatical… Continue Reading What’s Happening at CUSP: September 2017
April 26, 2017 New research by NYU CUSP Professor Stanislav Sobolevsky and CUSP researchers examines “Identifying and modeling the structural discontinuities of human interactions” in Nature Magazine. ABSTRACT The idea of a hierarchical spatial organization of society lies at the core… Continue Reading Identifying And Modeling The Structural Discontinuities Of Human Interactions
On November 11, BigApps NYC 2015 announced that CUSP’s researchers, Charlie Mydlarz and Justin Salamon have made it through to the competition’s finals. Their submission, the SONYC project has been selected as one of the finalists in the Connected Cities category. Continue Reading SONYC Is A NYC BigApps 2015 Finalist!
On November 11, BigApps NYC 2015 announced that CUSP’s researchers, Charlie Mydlarz and Justin Salamon have made it through to the competition’s finals. Their submission, the SONYC project has been selected as one of the finalists in the Connected Cities category. Continue Reading SONYC Through to Semifinals of BigApps NYC 2015!
Graham is a CUSP graduate from the Class of 2015. He is also a co-founder of ARGO (Advanced Research in Government Operations) Labs. Graham talked to us about his time and skills gained here at CUSP, and the the road ahead in urban science for him and New York City. Continue Reading Alumni Interview: Graham Henke
Varun Adibhatlais a CUSP graduate from the Class of 2015. He is also a co-founder of ARGO (Advanced Research in Government Operations) Labs, which has recently achieved LLC status. Continue Reading Alumni Interview: Varun Adibhatla
On September 28, the NYC Media Lab – Bloomberg Data for Good Exchange (D4GX) awarded First Prize Paper to both Constantine Kontokosta, CUSP’s Deputy Director of Academics & Assistant Professor, and Christopher Tull, a student and Research Assistant at CUSP. Continue Reading Constantine Kontokosta and Christopher Tull Win Best Paper Award At D4GX 2015
At the Center for Urban Science and Progress, students share skills from a range of disciplines to find solutions by putting cities under the microscope. Our students engage in vibrant and diverse programs that merge academia and urbanization as study and as lifestyle. Continue Reading CUSP Student Life
The Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) is a unique public-private research center that uses New York City as its laboratory and classroom to help cities around the world become more productive, livable, equitable, and resilient. CUSP observes, analyzes, and models cities to optimize outcomes, prototype new solutions, formalize new tools and processes, and develop new expertise/experts. Continue Reading CUSP is Here!