Carnegie Mellon University

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Founded in 1900 by industrialist and philanthropist Andrew Carnegie, Carnegie Mellon University is a private, global research university. The university’s esteemed faculty members work closely with students to solve major scientific, technological and societal challenges. Based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the university is known for bringing groundbreaking ideas to market and creating successful startup businesses.

Carnegie Mellon University consists of seven schools and colleges: College of Engineering, College of Fine Arts, Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences, Heinz College, Mellon College of Science, School of Computer Science and the Tepper School of Business. With more than 13,200 students, 100,000 alumni and 5,000 faculty and staff, the university has campuses in Pittsburgh, California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and degree-granting programs around the world, including Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America.

Our work with Carnegie Mellon ranges from funding scientific equipment needs to developing an open-source software suite for managing large sets of data.


recent grants

Science Carl Kingsford Investigator Award


Carnegie Mellon University, School of Computer Science

  • date awarded

    Nov 2014

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  • term

    60 months

Science eScience and Data Intensive Scalable Computing


Carnegie Mellon University, Office of the Vice President for Research

  • date awarded

    Sep 2009

  • amount


  • term

    24 months


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