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GW4 data intensive workshop

18 July 2017

GW4 series of workshops explores challenges and opportunities in data intensive research.

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Gravitational waves provide clues to how black holes are born

1 June 2017

Cardiff University researchers help international team observe giant pair of spinning black holes over three billion light years away


Supercomputing Wales

27 April 2017

A new £15m supercomputing programme of investment has been announced by universities across Wales


See our range of interdisciplinary postgraduate courses, providing specialist education in data-intensive research methods.


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Combining research expertise with professional partnerships, find out more about who we are and what we do.



Our aim is to solve some of the issues and challenges faced by key sectors as they tackle the growing issue of big data.


Meet the people who are involved with the Data Innovation Research Institute