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Oct 16, 2013 (3 years and 8 months ago)

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Detecting Terrorist Activities


“Making Sense”


EPSRC Sandpit on Detecting Terrorist Activities, May 2009.


Analysis and Visualisation of multi
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modal data which is:


Partial


Unreliable


Contradictory


Interactive, visualisation
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based “Decision Support Assistant”.


Imperial led, 10 partners, started February 2010.

“Making Sense”
: Challenges


Collection


New developments in computer forensics, automatic
gisting
, data
management and resource allocation.


Fusion and inference


Integration of data of variable sources, locating missing data,
resolution of contradictions.


Analysis


Summarizing fused data, machine learning to identify relevant
connections in the data.


Visualisation


From multiple perspectives both shared and operational;


Informed by the operational model(s) of data analysis, risk
assessment and legal considerations.

“Making Sense”
: The Team


Multi
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disciplinary:


Psychology


Law


Operations research


Computational linguistics


Visual analytics


Machine learning and artificial intelligence


Human computer interaction


Computer science


Approximately 300 person months over 36 months

(full economic cost: £2.6m).


Links with UK
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RVAC activity.