Course Projects

Course final projects will be here soon!

Project Topic and Aim

Data for Good

In MAT381E: Introduction to Data Science course, you, as a group of 2, are expected to develop a data science project motivated by one of the topics related to, but not limited to:

Some of these topics are also within the scope of sustainable development goals of United Nations for a better future for our world:

https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/sustainable-development-goals/.

Feel free to ask for help from your peers who have domain knowledge and data expertise on these topics (and of course, do not forget to thank them at the end of your project).

The main aim of developing a project is to find an open-source data related to the topics mentioned above and then to use basic data science tools (data importing, cleaning, re-shaping, exploring, and visualization techniques) to touch one of societal problems in our world and let their voice be heard by people via posting your project on the web (e.g., GitHub pages).

Project Design and Submission Guideline

Throughout the semester, you will submit your project to GitHub organization of our class at three main stages:

  1. Project proposal,
  2. Project interim report, and
  3. Project final report, oral presentation, and project web site at GitHub pages.

Please, follow the GitHub classroom invitations, which enables you to create your team-based project repository on our GitHub organization of our class, to see the template files which gives you more guideline on how to prepare your report.

Lastly, you will publish your final project on GitHub pages of our course’s GitHub organization. For now, take a look at what GitHub pages is:

Project Team Information

Fall21 semester project team members and their project titles are listed below. Details will be available towards the end of the semester.

Name Surname GitHub User Name Team Name Project Title
Çağrı Gökpunar mpospirit ananas Relationship between Crime Rates and Income Levels
Melisa Kütük kutukm17 ananas Relationship between Crime Rates and Income Levels
Semih Atalay semihatalay atakar Statistics of women and men in education in Turkey
Mahmud Turab Karakaş karakasm atakar Statistics of women and men in education in Turkey
Beyzanur Ermiş beyzaermis FireFighter Forest Fires in Turkey
Ayşim Hırdan aysimh FireFighter Forest Fires in Turkey
Hüseyin Deniz denizindesi HAX Minimum wage and purchasing power by country
Ahmet Cemal Şahin acsahin HAX Minimum wage and purchasing power by country
Zeynep Akkoç akkocz17 Hypatia Recycling Movement in the World
Selin Duman Selinduman Hypatia Recycling Movement in the World
Büşra Köksal bkksl Hypatia Recycling Movement in the World
Fevzi Kaya fevzikaya7 Indian Fellas Effects of Climate Changes in the Indian Ocean on Australia and South Africa
Halil Serdar halilserdar Indian Fellas Effects of Climate Changes in the Indian Ocean on Australia and South Africa
Eda Atalay edaatalay Melange Team Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Beyza Nur Kebeli beyzakebeli Melange Team Analysis of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Uğurcan Bayraktar ugurcanbayraktar NA Statistics of earthquake hazards in Turkey and comparison with the world
Furkan Eskicioğlu furkanesk NA Statistics of earthquake hazards in Turkey and comparison with the world
Duygu Kaya duygukaya99 Nazar Boncugu Producing Food While Restoring the Planet
İbrahim Talha Özdemir ozdemiri18 Nazar Boncugu Producing Food While Restoring the Planet
Selin Durmuş durmuselin noobs Refugee Migration Around The World
Yunus Emre Özkaya xemreozkaya noobs Refugee Migration Around The World
Semih Çetin semihctn OMS Turkey Covid-19 and Vaccination Statistics
Serdar Eren Mersin 0SAM10 Panthers An Analysis on Endangered and Extinct Fauna and Flora
Kaan Kaymaz Kaankaymaz poverty Child Poverty in the World
Ali Alperen Usta alialperenusta poverty Child Poverty in the World
Şeymanur Ergezgin seymaergezgin readme OECD Countries’ Social and Welfare Statistics and Turkey’s position
Ecenur Özsoy ecenurozsy readme OECD Countries’ Social and Welfare Statistics and Turkey’s position
Berkay Ocak berkayocak9 riskteam Crisis and disaster risks around the world
Ezgi Özgen ozgenezgi riskteam Crisis and disaster risks around the world
Oğuzhan Koç koco17 Shining Stars Audience Ratios of the Theater Plays by Stage
Merve Zengin mrvzng7 Shining Stars Audience Ratios of the Theater Plays by Stage
Yaren Benhür yarenbenhur Solar Bears Statistics of Energy Mix and Renewable Energy Adaptation
Kenan Baran Marap bmarap Solar Bears Statistics of Energy Mix and Renewable Energy Adaptation
Koray Küçük koraykck K-Team Analysis of Clean Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Data in the World
Gizem Miçooğulları micoogullarigizem GDM Analysis of stock market data of vaccine companies in COVID19 pandemic
Yasin Doğa Özkütük dogaozktk GDM Analysis of stock market data of vaccine companies in COVID19 pandemic
Mert Taşdemir merttsdmr GDM Analysis of stock market data of vaccine companies in COVID19 pandemic