Episode 44

Project Jupyter and Interactive Computing (with Brian Granger)

October 15th, 2018

Learn about data science, interactive computing, open source software, and Project Jupyter.

About Brian Granger

Brian Granger is an associate professor of physics and data science at Cal Poly State University in San Luis Obispo, CA. His research focuses on building open-source tools for interactive computing, data science, and data visualization. Brian is a co-founder of Project Jupyter, a leader of IPython, co-founder of the Altair project for statistical visualization, and an active contributor to a number of other open-source projects focused on data science in Python. He is an advisory board member of NumFOCUS and a faculty fellow of the Cal Poly Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Along with other leaders of Project Jupyter, he is a winner of the 2017 ACM Software System Award.