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 - 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.
  • July 2017 - CASOS graduate students Geoffrey Morgan and Sumeet Kumar are elected to be a part of the 1st Graduate Student Consortium at the 2017 SBP-BRiMS Conference, read more...
  • July 2017 - CASOS Director Dr. Kathleen M. Carley and other members of CASOS to give tutorials at the 2017 SBP-BRiMS Conference on July 5th, read more...
  • June 2017 - Summer Institute starts on Sunday June 4th! We are excited to welsome participants across academic and industry fields to join us for the week.
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