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Yuhong Liu and Co-PIs Yi Fang and Subbu Vincent received $137,500 from The Miami Foundation

Yuhong Liu and Co-PIs Yi Fang and Subbu Vincent received $137,500 from The Miami Foundation.

Yuhong Liu with the Department of Computer Engineering and Co-PIs Yi Fang (Computer Engineering) and Subbu Vincent (Markkula Center)  have received a $137,500 award from The Miami Foundation. These funds will support their project "Building a Live Chinese Language News Discussion Repository to Track and Combat Active Disinformation Campaigns".  

This project seeks to use popular news discussion sites in the Chinese-American community, build a repository of actors, posts, categories, and behavioral patterns of disinformation operations targeting Chinese Americans around health and elections issues. The repository will be a resource for mitigation efforts and will have insights from API footprints in social media platforms.