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The Digital Technology Center (Walter Library)
The DTC's mission embraces three main objectives:
- To create, promote, and coordinate cooperative interdisciplinary advanced technology initiatives between various University colleges and programs.
- To generate new ideas/learning and educate outstanding graduates who are prepared for the high technology industries of the 21st century.
- To promote communication between the University, other institutions, government, industry, and to serve as a point of entry into research and development partnerships with various partners.
Fighting Covid 19 with Deep Graphs
Prof. George Karypis with PhD students Vasileios Ioannidis (ECE) and Saurav Manchanda (CSci) from the DTC at the University of Minnesota, a team of scientists from the Ohio State University, Hunan University, and Amazon’s AWS AI labs in Shanghai and Palo Alto have created the Drug Repurposing Knowledge Graph (DRKG) and a set of machine learning tools that can be used to prioritize drugs for repurposing studies. More on Fighting Covid 19
Digital Technology Center
499 Walter Library, 117 Pleasant Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455
P: (612) 624-9510