Data X

Computer science and data analytics are increasingly driving discovery and opportunity at the intersection of multiple disciplines. At Lehigh, faculty and students are leveraging the university’s interdisciplinary strengths and utilizing computer and data science to push the boundaries of research, teaching and learning in such fields as bioengineering, data analytics, the life sciences, digital media and more. Learn more about open faculty positions in Data X >

BioEngineering

With its concentration in Data X + BioEngineering, Lehigh will expand its capacity to develop cutting edge intelligent devices, sensors, mobile robotics and more, while positioning the university as a thought leader in the fast growing field of BioE. 

Business

Leveraging its strengths in marketing and data analytics, Lehigh faculty will work across disciplines to better process, analyze and understand the rapidly expanding amounts of data available to industry and researchers alike.

Digital Media

Data and technology are transforming the worlds of journalism and media. Through its Data X + Digital Media concentration, Lehigh will work to develop innovative ways of creating and delivering content and an ever more complex media landscape.

BioEngineering

With its concentration in Data X + BioEngineering, Lehigh will expand its capacity to develop cutting edge intelligent devices, sensors, mobile robotics and more, while positioning the university as a thought leader in the fast growing field of BioE.

Business

Leveraging its strengths in marketing and data analytics, Lehigh faculty will work across disciplines to better process, analyze and understand the rapidly expanding amounts of data available to industry and researchers alike.

Digital Media

Data and technology are transforming the worlds of journalism and media. Through its Data X + Digital Media concentration, Lehigh will work to develop innovative ways of creating and delivering content and an ever more complex media landscape.

Data Science at Lehigh

Lehigh’s computer science programs promote the essentials of the discipline—the fundamentals of discrete mathematics, structured programming, algorithms, computer architectures, operating systems and programming languages—while allowing students to explore the frontiers of computer science and its potential to enable dramatic advances in other disciplines.

 

DATA X INNOVATION GRANTS

Data X Innovation Grants support Lehigh faculty in their efforts to take research involving data-related inquiry to the next level. The program aims to help researchers contribute substantially to innovation in data analysis. Learn More >

CURRENT FACULTY SEARCHES

Lehigh welcomes applications for Data X faculty searches in computer science, the life sciences, consumer analytics and digital media. Learn More >

News

Gary Zenkel discusses the challenges of Olympic programming. 

Events will explore how data transforms discovery in our economy, culture and society.

Alumni discuss the transformative role of big data on healthcare and city planning.

About the Director

Daniel Lopresti

Daniel Lopresti, professor and chair of Lehigh's department of computer science and engineering, is the director of Data X. Lopresti, who most recently has served as interim dean of the P.C. Rossin College of Engineering and Applied Science, conducts research examining fundamental algorithmic and systems-related questions in pattern recognition, bioinformatics and computer security.
Read more about Daniel Lopresti >