Welcome to Center for Computational Analysis of Social and Organizational Systems (CASOS)!


Addressing complex real world issues through a combined social-science & computer-science approach, using advanced techniques from network science, text-mining, and agent-based modeling.

  • Leader in network science, network analysis and network visualization.
  • Leader in network dynamics and linking social networks to other data - geo-spatial, knowledge, tasks etc.
  • Leading analytic tools for network analysis - ORA-LITE, AutoMap, Construct
  • University wide center with faculty and students in multiple departments
  • Multi-disciplinary research - working with Academia, Industry, Government
  • Applications related to Law Enforcement, Counter-terrorism, Health, Nuclear Deterrence, Cyber-Security, Social Change, Organizational Design, Insider Threat, Population Dynamics, Social Media.

Director: Prof. Kathleen M. Carley
kathleen.carley@cs.cmu.edu :: homepage

CASOS used network science tools such as ORA, Automap, and Construct. These tools are used for network science and visualization

Recent News

  • July 2017 - Director Kathleen M. Carley has been invited to give a talk at the NASN2017 Conference in Washington DC. The talk entitled, "Controlling Communities in Social Media" will be a part of the Dark Networks Panel Saturday the 29th.
  • July 2017 - Dr. Kathleen M. Carley to give a Keynote address at the ic2s2, International Conference on Computational Social Science in Cologne Germany July 12th. Keynote is titled "Social Influence on the Web: Bots and Fake News".
  • July 2017 - CASOS graduate students Adam Tse, Geoffrey Dobson and Binxuan Huang are scheduled to present papers at the 2017 SBP-BRiMS conference.
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