The CASOS projects

Network Science and Social Network Methods Organizational Design and Dynamics Counter-terrorism/Counter-narcotics Communication, Beliefs and Social Change Tools

Note: New technologies and on-going methodological developments are listed under "Tools."

Current Projects

300 Cities

A Structural Approach to the Incorporation of Cultural Knowledge in Adaptive Adversary Models

Advanced Decision Architectures

Adversarial Reasoning (AFOSR MURI with GMU)
Joint Project with George Mason University

Assessing and Changing Population Behavior

Assessing Merchant Marine Traffic

BioWar
City Scale Multi-Agent Network Model of Weaponized Biological Attacks

Belief Diffusion

Beyond Garbage Can

Catalyst

CATNET

Computational Modeling of Cultural Dimensions in Adversary Organizations

Context Sensitive Dynamic Network Analysis to Support Military Missions

Counter Narcotics and Law Enforcement

CRF
Conditional Random Field for Text Analysis

Cyber Security

DYNADS

Organizational Merger Dynamics

Enron
Social Network Analysis of Communication Networks

Geo-Spatially Enabled Dynamic Network Analysis

Improved Data Extraction

Linking Social and Communication Networks

Mathematical Assessment of Assisting Agent Based Computation

MMOG Projects (Link to subdirectory)

PileSort

RAIC2 and C2 WindTunnel

Remote Detection of Emerging WMD Threats

Robustness
Error Recognition Social network data

Reliable Systems

Rules of Engagement

SORASCS

TAVI - From Video to Networks

Tax Avoidance Scheme Propagation
A multiple-city model of the propagation of Abusive Tax Avoidance schemes

THINK

VIBES

Completed Projects

CTAC
CTAC's goal is to study Network Centric Battle Command in the US Army's developing Unit of Action, Unit of Employment Tranformation Force

Modeling Drug Use Using Empirical Social Networks

NetStat
NetStat is a freely available (LGPL) library of routines for organizational and network analysis, together with a set of simple, easy to use applications which draw upon the library routines. There are R Routines, C routines and C++ routines available.

MOAT
Command Post of the Future

Computational Models for Internet Security Incidents and Defenses

Human and Organizational Risk Modeling

Major Disasters

Effect of Personnel Selection Schemes on Knowledge Transfer

MetaMatrix
Tools for the analysis of organizational structure

Networks of Collaboration in Microarray Research

CORES
Complex Organizational Reasoning System

Databases
Public goods, networks and knowledge

Communication and Games

NetWatch
Simulation tools for study of covert networks

Optimizer
The Optimizer utilizes heuristic based optimization procedures to generate an optimized organizational design given a particular mission.

IBIZA
A simulation environment designed to investigate an intermediary-based market for predictive model development

Isomorphism in Organizational Language

KDI
Knowledge and Distributed Intelligence initiative

LeMans
Multi-Agent Network Simulation toolkit

Virtual Monopolies
Monopoly power on the web

NetEst
A desktop computer investigative tool that estimates the size and structure of networked and cellular organizations from disparate data sources

ORGMEM
A computer simulation program of transactive memory systems

OrgSim
Framework for Strategic Planing and Decision Making

Spatialnets
Simulation of large-scale interpersonal networks

Visualizer

XBM