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Behaviour analytics for defence and security

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) – 2019 – £80,000

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VALCRI – Visual AnaLytics for sense-making in CRiminal Intelligence analysis (2014-2018, €13 million)

This is a very large project funded by the European Commission, with about 20 partners and 100 personnel in many EU countries. The goal is to develop the next generation visual analytics system to address the Big Data challenges in the policing and criminal intelligence analysis. http://valcri.org/

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TimeSets: Timeline visualisation for provenance-based big data sensemaking (2016, £100k)

A data visualisation project to address the data quality and lineage issues in sensemaking using provenance, using the TimeSet technique.

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Patterns of Life Visualisation (Phase 1 – 2014, £90K, Phase 2 – 2014-2015, £120k)

The project designs, implements, and evaluates new Visual Analytic tool for Pattern-of-Life analysis, which tries to understand and predict movement patterns of individuals or small groups.

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Open-Source Big Data Insight (2014-2015, £80k)

A project to build the Big Data infrastructure /Data Lake for the visual analysis of open-source intelligence data.

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High-Dimensional Visualisation for Big Data (2014-2015, £20k)

A data visualisation project to understand how interactive projection technique can help user improve their understanding of data with very high dimensionality.

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Invited Talk at the Data Visualisation Workshop

The workshop is organised by the Creative Industry Knowledge Transfer Network and was held at the Nesta in London. The workshop had some excellent speakers and I am quite honoured to be invited. Below are the presentation slides.

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Funding: Multiple Source Information Assimilation to Support Decision-Making (2013-2015, £200k)

A £200k two-year project funded by the Defence Human Capability Science & Technology Centre. The project applies Visual Analytics technique to support sense making in intelligence analysis and I will be working with collaborators from BAE systems, MASS, and Cranfield university.

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Visiting Daniel Keim’s Visual Analytics Group at University of Konstanz in Germany

With the support from the EU Erasmus funding, I spend a week at the Visual Analytics group led by Prof. Daniel Keim, who is the leading expert on this topic. Konstanz is a nice city in southern Germany, and very busy in summer because of its location and lake. I will definitely want to go […]

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2012-2013, Co-Investigator, Data Intensive Visual Analytics (DIVA), £220,000

This is jointly funded by the UK Research Council EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council) and Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (dstl). Besides the Middlesex University, there are three other partners in the research consortium: City University (principle investigator), Loughborough University, and Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (dstl). The project aims to design and […]