Natural Language Processing, Text Mining, Text Analysis, Computational Linguistics

Examining the process of transforming unstructured text into structured data for use

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Assessing Impact Patterns in Research Texts Applying Corpus Driven Methods (Text Transfer)

Time frame
2020-2023
Investigator
Jana Diesner
Total funding to date
$164,732.00
Funding agency
Federal Ministry of Education and Research (Germany)

A continuation of a previous pilot study, this project aims to detect transferrable knowledge across several domains. In the pilot study, the researchers demonstrated the feasibility of this idea by using inductive and deductive methods to identify relevant impact categories and patterns for the domain of electromobility. These methods included interviews, information extraction, natural…

text transfer

Assessing the Impact of Media Polarization on Public Health Emergencies

Time frame
2020-Present
Investigator
Jodi Schneider
Total funding to date
$10,000.00
Funding agency
Cline Center for Advanced Social Research

Media plays a big role in how citizens evaluate public health emergencies. This project seeks to understand how public health emergencies such as the COVID-19 pandemic and the opioid crisis are reported. In order to assess the polarization and politicization of U.S. news coverage, we are comparing news by political leaning (left, center, right) as segmented by AllSides media bias ratings. We…

newspaper words

Conservation Legacies: Understanding the Long-term Impacts of Private Foundation Investment in International Biodiversity Conservation

Time frame
2019-Present
Investigator
Jana Diesner
Total funding to date
$550,000.00
Funding agency
MacArthur Foundation

The overall goal of this project is to advance knowledge of the long-term impacts of international funding for biodiversity conservation from private foundations and the factors associated with sustainable conservation gains over time. The project will analyze funding from private foundations, with a focus on MacArthur Foundation investment in conservation as a case study. Our team will focus…

conservation

Towards Reliable and Optimized Data-driven Cyber-Physical Systems using Human-centric Sensing

Time frame
2021-2024
Investigator
Dong Wang
Total funding to date
$543,087.00
Funding agency
National Science Foundation

Full title: CAREER: Towards Reliable and Optimized Data-driven Cyber-Physical Systems using Human-centric Sensing

Participatory science has opened opportunities for many to participate in data collection for science experiments about the environment, local transportation, disaster response, and public safety. The nature of the collection by non-scientists on a large scale carries…

human-centric sensing

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