In online spaces like YouTube and Reddit, algorithms are increasingly playing a significant role in shaping users’ newsfeed by personalizing content. This personalization often leads to filtering out content opposing to users’ interests, causing filter bubbles. Such filters can limit …

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Inhabitants of rural areas in Colombia

This project aims to understand the state of the art of the current technologies for humanitarian demining in Colombia as a medium to generate relevant technological applications to contribute to the humanitarian demining process for both civilian and military population. …

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This is an abstract from our recent grant that got awarded by NSF (NSF #2119011). The summary, proposal, and references are available here (Downnload). Sang Won Lee (Principal Investigator)Myounghoon Jeon (Co-Principal Investigator)Jeffrey Ogle (Co-Principal Investigator)Phyllis Newbill (Co-Principal Investigator)Chelsea Lyles (Co-Principal …

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