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 dynamics and linking social networks to other data - geo-spatial, knowledge, tasks etc.
  • Leading analytic tools for network analysis - ORA, 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

Recent News

  • January 2016 - New 64-bit and 32-bit versions of the student version of ORA have been released. See ORA Software Page for more details. This new version is compatible with Windows 10, 8, and 7.
  • January 2016 - CASOS Director, Kathleen M. Carley will be the conference chair for the upcoming 2016 SBP-BRiMS Conference. Dr. Carley is also on the conference challege problem committee with graduate student Kenny Joseph. To view this year's challenge, visit http://sbp-brims.org/2016/challenge.
  • January 2016 - Three new technical reports by the CASOS team have been added to our publications page.