Mathematics - Research News

Where mathematics and a social perspective meet data

 Mathematics - Research News
 28 January 2022
Community structure, including relationships between and within groups, is foundational to our understanding of the world around us. New research by mathematics and statistics professor Kenneth Berenhaut, along with former postdoctoral fellow Katherine Moore and graduate student Ryan Melvin, sheds...

Alternative statistical method could improve clinical trials

 Mathematics - Research News
 21 December 2021
An alternative statistical method honed and advanced by Cornell researchers can make clinical trials more reliable and trustworthy while also helping to remedy what has been called a "replicability crisis" in the scientific community....

The paradox of big data spoils vaccination surveys

 Mathematics - Research News
 08 December 2021
When Delphi-Facebook and the U.S. Census Bureau provided near-real time estimates of COVID-19 vaccine uptake last spring, their weekly surveys drew on responses from as many as 250,000 people....