Current Projects

Technical Consulting

Industrial Diagnostics

Research

Delauney Field Density Estimation

Alias Identification

Archeological Finds

Academic

EDSA (Horizon 2020)

Supervision

All supervision projects


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Current Supervision Projects

  1. Starter Engine Failure Analysis

    I am supervising Linda Virkkala and Johanna Haglund, who are doing their Master thesis at Scania, building models to predict starter engine failure based on vehicle warning codes and workshop history.

  2. Multi-networks for social network analysis

    I am supervising Nazanin Afsarmanesh, who is doing her master thesis with Matteo Magnani on analysying multi-networks. These are used in social network analysis when anlysing multiple networks in a single model.

  3. Discussion Analysis and View Convergence in Forum Threads

    I am supervising Kajsa Norin, who is doing her master thesis with Gavagai on analysing discussion types and view convergence in internet forums.

Past Supervision Projects

  1. Anomalous Topic Detection in Aid Projects

    I am supervising Hanna Blomquist and Johanna Möller who are doing their Master thesis with SIDA and will be looking at topic identification in the context of accurately codifying aid projects.

    Their thesis has been successfully submitted and is available here.

  2. Identifying Grooming Online

    I am supervising Maxime Meyer who is doing his Master thesis with FOI on identifying sexual grooming in social media.

    Max, Lisa Kaati and myself published a paper from this thesis at EISIC 2015.

    The thesis has been successfully submitted and is available here.

  3. Identifying Terrorist Accounts on Twitter

    I am supervising Enghin Omer who is doing his Master thesis with FOI on detecting terrorist accounts on twitter.

    Enghin, Ali Fisher, Enghin Omer, Nico Prucha, Lisa Kaati and myself published a paper from this thesis at EISIC 2015.

    The thesis has been successfully submitted and is available here.

  4. Sarcasm Detection in Social Media

    I am supervising Erik Forslid and Niklas Wiken who are doing their Master thesis with Gavagai on identifying sarcasm in social media. This is going to be a hard one!

    Their thesis was sucessfully submitted and is available here.

  5. Time Series Analysis and Anomaly Detection

    I am supervising Andreas Yacob and Olof Nilsson's master thesis on anomaly detection. They are working on detecting anomalies within time series of social media content with Gavagai.

    Their thesis was sucessfully submitted and is available here.