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The official Jupyter Conference
August 22-23, 2017: Training
August 23-25, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Daina Bouquin

Daina Bouquin
Head Librarian, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics


Daina Bouquin is the head librarian of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, MA. Her work aims to lower social and technical barriers that impact the astronomy community’s ability to create and share new knowledge. Her research interests focus primarily on how libraries can support open science, research software preservation, emerging computational methods, and the history of science. Daina is currently working toward an MS in data analytics at CUNY’s School of Professional Studies.


1:50pm–2:30pm Thursday, August 24, 2017
Extensions and customization
Location: Sutton Center/Sutton South Level: Intermediate
Daina Bouquin (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics), John D (CUNY Building Performance Lab)
Performing network analytics with NetworkX and Jupyter often results in difficult-to-examine hairballs rather than useful visualizations. Meanwhile, more flexible tools like SigmaJS have high learning curves for people new to JavaScript. Daina Bouquin and John DeBlase share a simple, flexible architecture that can help create beautiful JavaScript networks without ditching the Jupyter Notebook. Read more.