COnvergent Media and Exploratory Technologies

COMET Lab is an applied research laboratory in the Department of Human-Centered Computing, Luddy School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI, where faculty and students work together to deliver web, mobile and interactive media solutions for a range of projects. These include projects submitted by units from the IUPUI campus, external organizations and the community at large.

Upcoming Events


Data Visualization Competition

The COMET Lab proudly announces its Data Visualization Competition, aimed at elevating the presentation quality and impact of its data science projects for the public and the Polis Center. The competition calls for each participating group to develop a GitHub visualization page for their project. With support from dedicated data analysts and web designers, this initiative not only promises to enhance the attractiveness of project outputs but also fosters collaborative… Read More »Data Visualization Competition

Featured Project

Aim: The project aims to analyze and visualize Indiana and Kentucky state datasets from the CDC PLACES website, providing insights into health measures at small geographic levels. By leveraging PLACES data, the project aims to facilitate informed public health interventions and improve understanding of health trends and disparities in these regions. Description: The project focuses on accessing and analyzing health datasets from the CDC PLACES website for Indiana and Kentucky… Read More »CDC PLACES DATA

Featured Program

Featured Training

Email Communication Etiquette

March 21 – This training gave an overview of how to communicate effectively over email in professional settings. It also gave an overview on the importance of communication and expectations of effective communication. For any questions and assistance, you can reach out to our amazing trainer Nithika Sanghi (she/her). You can also access the online training material below.