Articles by Rob Mitchum

About Rob Mitchum (525 Articles)
Rob Mitchum is communications manager at the Computation Institute, a joint initiative between The University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory.

A Cancer Data Pipeline in the Clouds

February 17, 2014

Globus Genomics, a new cloud-based platform that combines data management tools, elastic computation and a graphical workflow environment, is helping the laboratory of Kenan Onel, MD, PhD, director of the Familial Cancer Clinic at UCM, tackle the growing data challenges involved in studying the genetics of cancer. [Read more]

Sabermetrics for Scientists

September 17, 2012

This post originally ran on the Computation Institute website. The last decade has seen a statistical revolution in sports, where new, smarter measures of player performance in baseball, football, or soccer are replacing more traditional stats. [Read more]