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

  • October 2018 - CASOS Director Kathleen M. Carley to give keynote at the 2018 ACM MobiCom Conference in New Delhi October 29 - November 2, 2018, more information at the conference website.
  • September 2018 - CASOS Director Kathleen M. Carley gave an invited talk at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai as part of their Translational Epidemiology Seminar Series September 13, 2018.
  • September 2018 - CASOS Graduate Student Binxuan Huang received funding from the Graduate Student Assembly and Provost at CMU to attend the 2018 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing.
  • August 2018 - CASOS Director Kathleen M. Carley and Graduate Students David Beskow and Geoffrey Dobson give panel talks at the 2018 HADR Workshop at Carnegie Mellon University August 2nd and 3rd.
  • July 2018 - CASOS Post Doc Matthew Babcock was the Runner Up for his Challenge Problem submission at the International Conference SBP-BRiMS.
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