Academy of Finland  
Funding decision
Applicant / Contact person Harviainen, Tuomas
Organisation Tampere University
Project title Extremist Networks, Narcotics and Criminality in Online Darknet Environments
Decision No. 329342
Decision date 15.11.2019
Funding period 01.01.2020 - 31.12.2022
Funding 174 202
Project description
ENNCODE is a multidisciplinary initiative between three units of Tampere University and the National Defense University that creates solutions for the gathering and analysis of data on darknet, especially the forums of its visual part, the Dark Web. The solutions are then applied to the study of criminal and extremist networks on such forums. The initiative combines Natural language processing techniques with the work of communication, information and language scholars, toanalyze the networks operating on such forums.