NYC MTA Subway Lines a Risk of Hurricane Inundation

NYC Subway Lines At Risk of Inundation

Introduction In 2012, Hurricane Sandy struck New York City causing massive flooding in the boroughs. Included among the many devastating effects Sandy wrought was the toll it took on NYC’s public transportation system. According to the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA),...

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New York City’s Uninsured Population

Introduction: For my third project in the Data Visualization class I worked with a community health survey dataset, and chose one that pertained to health care in New York City.  A goal was to find out what the uninsured population...

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Superfund Sites in New York State

Introduction In 1980, Congress passed the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) as way to manage abandoned or unsupervised toxic waste storage facilities. CERCLA established a national program to standardize things such as emergency response, data collection, liability...

NYC Food Retail

NYC Food Retail

For my CartoDB project, I am interested in the distribution and characteristics of food retail stores in New York City. I find a dataset on data.ny.gov that has the location of all licensed food retail stores in New York State,...

Water Quality Complaints GIS

Introduction Back to water quality complaints in NYC. For my first lab, using Tableu Public, I has used water quality complaint data from NYC Open Data to analyze different aspects of the data such as the borough with the most...

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Doubtful Sound Dolphin Community

  Introduction For the Gephi Lab, I chose an undirected social network dataset from the website for the Center for Computational Analysis of Social and Organizational Systems (CASOS). The dataset, compiled by Lusseau et al. (2003), documents interactions between 62...

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Cereal Ingredient Network Visualization

For my Gephi network analysis and visualization, I am interested in food composition; more specifically, I would like to investigate the similarities and variations in use of ingredients in packaged cereal and granola. Since I can’t find a data set...