The dates for the 2018 CASOS Summer Institute will be June 10th through 16th at the Gates/Hillman Complex at Carnegie Mellon University. Registration is now open, visit the 2018 Summer Institute Page for more details.

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

  • February 2018 - CASOS Summer Institute registration is now open! Visit the 2018 Summer Institute Page for more details.
  • January 2018 - Spring Semester has started and Director Kathleen M. Carley will be teaching Dynamic Network Analysis, for information on the courses offered visit CASOS Course Page
  • December 2017 - CASOS Director Kathleen M. Carley joined the special session on Hurricane Harvey at the AGU Fall meeting in New Orleans December 13th.
  • November 2017 - CASOS Director Kathleen will be the invited speaker for the ETH Risk Center Seminar Series on Resilience and its Applications on Tuesday November 14th in Zurich. Details can be found here.
  • Read More...