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Juan Pablo Bello awarded IEEE Best Paper for research on data augmentation for environmental sound classification

Congratulations to Juan Pablo Bello, Director of CUSP, who has received the 2020 IEEE SPS Signal Processing Letters Best Paper Award for his research on “Deep Convolutional Neural Networks and Data Augmentation for Environmental Sound Classification.” Along with co-author Justin Salamon,… Continue Reading Juan Pablo Bello awarded IEEE Best Paper for research on data augmentation for environmental sound classification

Design, Social Justice, Democracy, and Technology: A Conversation with Eric Corbett, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

Eric Corbett is a Smart Cities Postdoctoral Research Associate at NYU CUSP. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Savannah State University (a historically Black college) and a PhD in Digital Media from the Georgia Institute of Technology.… Continue Reading Design, Social Justice, Democracy, and Technology: A Conversation with Eric Corbett, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

Racial Inequity and Urban Health: A Conversation with John R. Pamplin II, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

John Pamplin II is a Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate at CUSP, as well as an Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow under the office of the Provost. He received his PhD in Epidemiology in 2020 from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health,… Continue Reading Racial Inequity and Urban Health: A Conversation with John R. Pamplin II, CUSP Smart Cities Postdoctoral Associate

Data Action

How can we better solve public problems with data? by Alba Alsina Maqueda From problems to challenges “Managing rapid change is a key preoccupation of the early twenty-first century”  –  (R. Burdett, P.Rode and M.Groth, Shaping cities in an Urban… Continue Reading Data Action

COVID-19 Research by Professor Debra Laefer Selected for NYS GIS Applications/ Dashboard Award

Congratulations to Professor Debra Laefer and  NYU School of Global Public Health Assistant Professor Tom Kirchner! Their COVID-19 research on “DETER: Developing Epidemiology mechanisms in Three-dimensions to Enhance Response” was selected by the New York State GIS Association for a a 2020 Fight Against COVID Application/ Dashboard… Continue Reading COVID-19 Research by Professor Debra Laefer Selected for NYS GIS Applications/ Dashboard Award