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Data Mining

Data mining (sometimes called data or knowledge discovery) is the process of analyzing data from different perspectives and summarizing it into useful information—information that can be used to increase revenue, cuts costs, or both. Data mining software is one of a number of analytical tools for analyzing data. It allows users to analyze data from many different dimensions or angles, categorize it, and summarize the relationships identified. Technically, data mining is the process of finding correlations or patterns among dozens of fields in large relational databases.

Research Area Faculty

  Name Department Contact
nk447.jpg Kallus, Nathan
Assistant Professor
Operations Research and Information Engineering Cornell Tech in New York City
dr24.jpg Ruppert, David
Andrew Schultz Jr. Professor of Engineering and Professor of Statistical Science
Operations Research and Information Engineering 1170 Comstock Hall
607 255-0845