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Younes
Karimi

He/Him/His
Informatics Ph.D. Student
Graduate Adviser
Anna Squicciarini and Shomir Wilson
Graduate Cohort
2020
Education
M.Sc., Computer Science, SUNY at Albany, 2020
B.Sc., Electrical Engineering (Telecommunications), University of Tehran, 2017
Biography

Younes is an Informatics Ph.D. candidate working at the intersection of Privacy, Cybersecurity, and Natural Language Processing. His research consists of the use of Machine Learning–based approaches for timely and automated detection of malicious disclosures of private information in online social networks such as Twitter. He also studies extremist groups such as ISIS (the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria), ISIS-K (the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant – Khorasan Province), and the Taliban to identify their propaganda and social media strategies for influencing people and gaining support around the world.

 
Research Keywords
Privacy
Natural Language Processing
Cybersecurity
Privacy in Online Social Networks