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

  • May 2015 - New version of ORA is released with a completely new GIS system, and more support for big data.
  • April 2015 - New version of ORA is released. Changes include improved control for big data and importers for citation and bibliometric networks analysis. Importers include specific importers for zotero, scopus and bibtec
  • April 2015 - Registration for the 2015 Summer Institute is finally OPEN