The View from Eigenvector

EigenNews and EigenViews from Barry and the Eigenvector staff.

The View from Eigenvector

Eigenvector University 2010 Best Posters

May 26, 2010

The EigenU 2010 Poster Session was held Tuesday evening, May 18. This year 7 users contributed posters for the contest, and the Eigenvectorians chipped in another 5, so there was plenty to discuss. We all enjoyed beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres as we discussed the finer points of aligning chromatograms and calculating PARAFAC models, among […]

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Biggest Chemometrics Learning Event Ever?

May 26, 2010

Eigenvector University 2010 finished up on Friday afternoon, May 21. What a week! Six days, 17 courses, 10 instructors and 45 students. I’d venture a guess that this was the biggest chemometrics learning event ever. If more chemometrics students and instructors have been put together for more hours than in Seattle last week, I’m not […]

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Ready for EigenU

May 14, 2010

Eigenvector University 2010 starts in just 2 days. We’re busy doing the final tune-ups on our course notes, making final catering arrangements, etc. I hope that all our guests are ready to get out of their offices for a while and spend some time “sharpening the saw.” This year’s EigenU will be the biggest ever, […]

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Robust Methods

May 12, 2010

This year we are presenting “Introduction to Robust Methods” at Eigenvector University. I’ve been working madly preparing a set of course notes. And I must say that it has been pretty interesting. I’ve had a chance to try the robust versions of PCA, PCR and PLS on many of the data sets we’ve used for […]

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Welcome to the 64-bit party!

May 3, 2010

Unscrambler X is out, and CAMO is touting the fact that it is 64-bit. We say, “Welcome to the party!” MATLAB has had 64-bit versions out since April, 2006. That means that users of our PLS_Toolbox and MIA_Toolbox software have enjoyed the ability to work with data sets larger than 2Gb for over 4 years […]

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