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Food hazards from around the world Data Competition September 16, 2020 - We are excited to announce the winner of the 2020 Food hazards from around the world data competition is Robert Eyre with his visualisation project 'FSA related alert tracker’.  The Jean Golding Institute recently teamed up with the Food Standards Agency (FSA) for a data visualisation competition  The competition Every day the Food Standards Agency ...
Storing your data in a spreadsheet September 16, 2020 -   Blog written by Jonty Rougier, Lisa Müller, Soraya Safazadeh, Centre for Thriving Places (the new name for Happy City) What makes a good spreadsheet layout? We were recently trying to extract some data from the All tab of the ONS spreadsheet Work Geography Table 7.12 Gender pay gap 2018 This gave us the opportunity ...
Optimization of ultra-thin radiation resistant composites structures for space applications August 18, 2020 - Composites have been used for space applications due to their high performance properties. However, the environmental conditions experienced during space exposure lead to severe structural damage. Blog by Mayra Rivera Lopez, PhD Researcher, Bristol Composites Institute (ACCIS) Advanced Composites Collaboration for Innovation and Science, Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Bristol This project was awarded ...
Predicting cause of death and the presence of bad healthcare practice from free-text summaries August 14, 2020 - We used machine learning to predict cause of death from free text summaries of those diagnosed with prostate cancer; and the presence of bad practice in health and social care for those who have died with learning difficulties.   Aims Knowledge of underlying cause of death (UCoD) is a key health outcome in research and service ...