COMET Lab

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.

COMET News

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

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PROJECT OVERVIEW AND AIM:  This project will utilize the CDC WONDER online public health database to access key national datasets for analysis and visualization. The project involves developing a Python Selenium script to automate the data download process from the CDC Wonder website. Requesters provide specific links to download data, and the script takes these links as input. It then automatically downloads the requested data from the provided links. Once… Read More »CDC Wonder API Data

Featured Program

Featured Training

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March 7 – Microsoft Teams training covered the overview and features of Microsoft Teams as a tool to be used for collaboration within teams. The training also covered information on how to use the tool for storing information and files, setting up meetings easily, tracking the progress of projects, and much more. For any questions and assistance, you can reach out to our amazing trainer Noyonika Saha. You can also… Read More »Microsoft Teams Training