Boosting Performance with Brain Stimulation: Charles River Analytics Develops Noninvasive Neurostimulation System to Enhance Cognition

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received additional funding from the US Air Force Research Laboratory to integrate proven, noninvasive neurostimulation techniques into our Closed-Loop Extracranial Activation using Reinforcement Learning (CLEAR) system. CLEAR enhances the performance of military analysts, who must conduct high-stakes and complex intelligence missions. “Our CLEAR system is […]

Armoring Tanks with Better Cyber Security: Charles River Analytics Develops Custom Solution to Detect Cyber Anomalies on Armored Vehicles

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Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received funding from the US Army to develop our Controller Area Network Defense in Depth (CANDID) custom hardware/software solution. CANDID can help analysts detect cyber security breaches in tanks that rely on vulnerable commercial protocols and electronic systems. CANDID can alert analysts to cyber security […]

The “What If” Continuum: Charles River Analytics Develops Process to Help Analysts Overcome Bias during Counterfactual Forecasting

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received funding under the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity’s FOCUS program. Our Reasoning about Multiple Paths and Alternatives to Generate Effective Forecasts (RAMPAGE) process can help analysts empirically evaluate approaches to counterfactual forecasting and lessons learned. We are partnered with the University of Maryland, Georgia Tech, Michigan Technological […]

Intelligent Self-Diagnosis in Ship Systems: Charles River Analytics Develops Advanced, Probabilistic Reasoning for System Components Onboard US Naval Vessels

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received additional funding from the US Navy to build a System for Naval Data Aggregation and Planning with Probabilistic Reasoning (SNAPPR). SNAPPR creates probabilistic models of Naval system components, the environment in which they operate, and the missions that they serve, to help operators understand […]

Advanced Human-Machine Interfaces: Charles River Analytics Multimodal Toolkit Can Help Navy Pilots during Aerial Refueling

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received additional funding from the US Navy to develop an Ecological Advanced Support Interface Toolkit for Heads Up Attention to Improve Warfighter Knowledge (EASI-HAWK). EASI-HAWK provides a set of novel human-machine interfaces so that Navy pilots can more safely perform aerial refueling missions. The two-year […]

The Future of Human-Machine Teams: Charles River Analytics Develops Appliqué to Naturally Direct Unmanned Robotic Vehicles #AUVSIXPO

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Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received funding through the US Army’s Combat Vehicle Robotics (CoVeR) program to enhance its Modular Appliqué Enabling Natural Teaming with Autonomy (MANTA) system. Consistent with the objective of the CoVeR program to develop technologies that support scalable integration of multi-domain robotic and autonomous systems, MANTA […]

Robots to the Rescue: Charles River Analytics Develops Autonomous Robot Collaboration Toolkit to Keep Combat Medics Safe

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received funding from the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command to integrate proven sensing and autonomy capabilities into a modular hardware/software Body-Aware Robotic Appliqué for Collaborative Evacuation (BRACE). BRACE can save lives in CASEVAC operations by keeping medics out of harm’s way, and by […]

Defending Against Cyberattacks: US Navy Boosts Cyber Defense Capabilities with Charles River Analytics System

Charles River Analytics, developer of intelligent systems solutions, is building a system for the US Navy that detects cyberattacks before they have the chance to damage or compromise mission-critical systems. The Detecting Anomalies in Application Memory Space (DAAMS) effort will provide attack-detection capabilities specifically for memory space, an area frequently targeted by cyberattacks. The contract […]

The Eyes and Ears of AI: Real-Time Alerting System Monitors Navy Computer Systems

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received additional funding from the US Navy to extend and enhance our Distributed Analysis Tool for Enterprise Monitoring (DATEM) full-scope prototype. DATEM is a real-time alerting system that provides tripwires to detect, classify, and localize system faults. DATEM identifies inappropriate operator behaviors (e.g., failure to […]

Hands Free User Interfaces for Healthcare: Charles River Analytics Streamlines Capture of Medical Information with Novel Multimodal User Interfaces

Charles River Analytics, developer of intelligent systems solutions, is building user interfaces (UIs) that streamline the capture of medical information for the US Army. The 2+ year, follow-on contract is valued at close to $1 million. Capturing and sharing medical information across multiple providers and roles is critical to effective, coordinated and long-term care. However, […]

Clearing the Brain Fog of Cancer: Charles River Analytics Mobile Health System Can Help Clinicians Understand Cognitive Impairment in Cancer Survivors

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received additional funding from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) to develop a full-scope Cognitive Assessment and Monitoring Platform for Integrative Research (CAMPFIRE) system. CAMPFIRE is a research tool to assess and monitor subtle cognitive changes associated with cancer and cancer treatment. Through better monitoring, the CAMPFIRE system […]

Charles River Analytics Extends Detection and Classification Capabilities for ONR

Simulation from Charles River Analytics Project CROWSNEST.

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, is building a maritime defense tool for the Office of Naval Research (ONR). Under its Topside Optical Processing for Global Unmanned Navy (TOPGUN) effort, Charles River is extending detection and classification capabilities of an autonomous surface vessel. The eighteen-month program is valued at $1,600,000. One critical […]

Mixed Reality Game-Based Learning: Charles River Analytics Virtual Solutions Poised to Revolutionize USAF Maintenance Training

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, was recently awarded a US Air Force (USAF) contract to develop the Evaluation-Driven Active Guide for Learning Procedural Events (EAGLE). EAGLE offers USAF a just-in-time training solution. EAGLE incorporates our virtual maintenance trainer, MAGPIE. MAGPIE’s game-based training provides aircraft maintainers with a powerful, personalized, and motivating approach […]

Saving Lives with Augmented Reality: Charles River Analytics AR Software Trains Combat Medics for Casualty Care

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has received additional funding from the US Department of Defense (DoD) to develop Medical Augmented Reality for Combat Casualty Care (MARC). MARC provides augmented reality (AR), in-situ, Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TC3) training and assessment during live, force-on-force training. Charles River is leading a team that […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Behavior Modeling Tools for Missile Defense Agency

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces additional funding to build behavior modeling capabilities for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). The two-year contract for Modeling Operator Reasoning and Performance for Human-in-Control Simulation (MORPHIC) is valued at $1 million. Under the MORPHIC effort, Charles River will provide tools for missile defense analysts to […]

Charles River Analytics Applies Linguistic Grammars to Cyber Resiliency Requirements in DARPA’s CASE Program

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, is applying systemic functional grammars to increase cyber resilience under a program for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The four-year contract for Grammar-Based Elicitation and Analysis of Requirements for Cyber Assured Systems Engineering (GearCASE) effort is valued at $3.2 million with options. Charles River […]

Charles River Analytics Awarded Two Army Contracts to Predict Faults in Military Operations Systems

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced two follow-on contracts in predictive systems health maintenance for the US Army. Under the E-MC2 and POWERED efforts, Charles River will use our Figaro™ technology to help predict resource gaps and faults in military operations systems. Figaro is Charles River’s open-source, probabilistic programming language for […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Medical Simulation and Tutoring System for US Army

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, is building a medical simulation and tutoring system for the US Army, designed to improve medical training and patient care. As part of a two-year contract valued near $1.5 million, Charles River is partnering with Professors Frank Ritter and Chris Garrison of the Pennsylvania State University […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Tool under DARPA’s Hallmark Program: PICASSA Helps Military Commanders Understand Potential Threats and Protect Space Assets

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, was awarded a contract worth $1.3 million to help US military Commanders better understand potential threats in space. Military commanders face an enormous challenge in situational awareness and command of control of assets in the space domain, which includes thousands of objects traveling up to 17,000 […]

Charles River Analytics Develops System for US Army to Help Medics Master Skills

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced an additional two-year US Army contract valued at $1 million to field-test, refine, and transition a system to automatically sense indicators of cognitive workload. Under a previous Army contract, Charles River Analytics developed a system to improve training by Monitoring, Extracting, and Decoding Indicators […]

Charles River Analytics Builds Hands-Free Robotic Controls for the US Army

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a follow-on contract to build a hands-free human-machine interface (HMI) for the US Army. The Supervisory HMI Enabling Practical Autonomous Robot Direction (SHEPARD) effort fuses multiple proven robot control technologies to provide a natural and reliable hands-free HMI for Soldiers operating in diverse environments. […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Game-Based Training Tool for Missile Defense Agency

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a follow-on contract to build a game-based training tool for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). Charles River will develop the Remediation for Adaptive Missile Planning through Gamified Resilience Training (RAMPART) tool under a two-year contract valued close to $1 million. RAMPART provides broad and dynamic […]

Charles River Analytics Builds Cyber-Resilient Framework for US Navy

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a follow-on contract to build a cyber-resilient framework for the US Navy. The two-year contract for Embedded Architecture for Cyber-resilience, or EAC, is valued close to $750,000, with two possible contract options for an additional $1.25 million. EAC will help defend cyber physical systems […]

Charles River Analytics Awarded Navy Contract to Assess Mission Readiness and Predict Measures of Performance from Graph Databases

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract to build a mission readiness tool for the US Navy. The Grammars for Graph-based Assessment of Mission Readiness, or GGRAMR, effort builds on Charles River’s expertise applying semantic reasoning technologies to difficult problems. Semantic reasoning is branch of artificial intelligence concerned with […]

Charles River Analytics Develops System to Improve Talent Management for US Navy

Charles River Analytics Inc, developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract to conduct a program of study for the US Navy to improve talent management—the training of individuals and staffing of Navy positions, or billets. The follow-on contract for Crowdsourced Acquisition of Models of Learning Transfer Strategies, or CRAM-LESS, is valued close to […]

Charles River Analytics Builds Virtual Data Scientist as Part of DARPA’s D3M Program

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract awarded by the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) to build a virtual data scientist assistant, named Eve, to aid in solving real-world analytical problems. As part of DARPA’s Data-Driven Discovery of Models, or D3M, program, Charles River will lead a team on […]

Charles River Analytics Continues Expansion into Healthcare Support and Training with Trauma Assessment Training System

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces its growing business providing healthcare support and training with the System for Trauma Assessment Training, or STAT. The computer and tablet-based training system presents a virtual patient in multiple trauma scenarios for efficient and effective learning, rehearsal, and assessment. The 27-month, follow-on contract awarded by […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Course of Action Analysis Support Tool for Missile Defense

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract to build decision-support tools for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) as part of continuing research and development for improving performance through effective teaming of humans and automation. Charles River will develop the Course of Action Analysis Support Tool, or COAST, in a two-year […]

Charles River Analytics Builds Disease Outbreak Prediction System for US Army

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract to build a disease outbreak prediction system for the US Army, as part of continued efforts in advanced, agile, customer-focused engineering. The two-year contract, awarded by the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, is valued close to $1 million. Infectious diseases […]

Charles River Analytics Builds Virtual Reality Training Interface for US Army

Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract to build a virtual and augmented reality (VR/AR) training interface for the US Army, as part of continued efforts in advanced, agile, customer-focused engineering. The two-year contract for a Virtual Interface for Real-Time User Control during Simulated Operations, or VIRTUOSO, was awarded […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Intuitive and Efficient Mission Planning Tools for the US Navy

Charles River Analytics, developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a follow-on contract for the US Navy to create more effective mission planning tools for Navy pilots. Current mission planning interfaces are difficult to understand and use, so few operators harness the full power of advanced planning systems. Under the Intuitive User Interfaces for Task-Tailored planning […]

Charles River Analytics Awarded Two Contracts for DARPA’s RSPACE Program in Distributed Planning and Assessment for Air Operations

Charles River Analytics Inc. is partnering on two contracts to support the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in the Resilient Synchronized Planning and Assessment for the Contested Environment (RSPACE) program. The program aims to develop software decision aids to assist command and control operators in managing complex military operations. If communication is limited, small […]

Office of Naval Research Enlists Charles River Analytics for Navy Tactical Cloud

Charles River Analytics Inc. has announced a contract awarded by the Office of Naval Research as part of the Navy Tactical Cloud effort, which brings big data capabilities to the warfighting environment. Charles River will develop Navalytics, a framework for probabilistic, multi-source naval analytics and analytic services, to provide a way to rapidly develop and […]

Charles River Analytics Aids US Army Medical Trainers with System to Improve Training Outcomes

Charles River Analytics, developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a follow-on contract for a system to automatically sense indicators of cognitive workload for battlefield medics. Military medical personnel may be deployed to operational environments where their success in saving lives depends on their ability to act quickly and effectively, both as individuals and in teams. […]

NASA Leverages Charles River Analytics to Improve Astronaut Mission Readiness

Charles River Analytics Inc., a developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract awarded by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to measure and assess astronaut workload. The system for Cognitive Assessment and Prediction to Promote Individualized Capability Augmentation and Reduce Decrement, or CAPT PICARD, will measure, assess, and predict cognitive workload to […]

Charles River Analytics Awarded ONR Contract for Seasonal Weather Probabilities Service

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract awarded by the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to develop a seasonal weather probabilities service. The US Navy is seeking tools for extended environmental forecasts, which can aid in planning missions, training schedules, and transit routes. Charles River Analytics is designing big data […]

Charles River Analytics Develops New Behavior Modeling Capabilities in Latest Contract for Missile Defense Agency

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a follow-on contract to develop behavior modeling capabilities for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). The Modeling Operator Reasoning and Performance for Human-in-Control Simulation, or MORPHIC, effort provides tools for missile defense operators to create models of human behavior. The two-year contract is valued over $875,000. […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Improved Training System for Anti-Submarine Warfare

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract to improve sonar training for the US Navy. The system for Sonar Training, Motivation, Assessment, Tailoring, and Enhanced Remediation, or ST-MASTER, aims to improve sonar training and operation on ships conducting anti-submarine warfare (ASW). The 25-month follow-on contract is valued at just under […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Adaptive, Game-Based Environment to Help US Air Force Provide More Powerful, Personalized Training

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract awarded by the US Air Force to design and demonstrate an adaptive game-based environment to help provide a more powerful and personalized training experience. The two-year contract is valued just under $750,000. Game-based training can provide a powerful, personalized, and motivating approach for […]

Charles River Analytics Awarded NASA Contract to Improve Aviation Safety using Probabilistic Modeling

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent system solutions, announces a contract awarded by NASA to aid aviation safety analysts in assessing critical flight systems. Charles River, under NASA’s Programming Useful Life Prediction effort (PULP), is developing prediction techniques for estimating remaining useful life (RUL) of a component or device, when it will no longer perform as […]

Charles River Analytics Announces Contract for Advanced Mission Display and Planning Tools

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract to design and demonstrate Advanced Mission Display and Planning Tools, or AMPT, for the US Navy. The Navy is seeking new tools for the management of unmanned vehicle teams in complex and changing environments. AMPT addresses this need by improving the efficiency of […]

Charles River Analytics Announces Contract to Improve US Air Force’s Command and Control Capabilities

Team Seeks to Improve Technology for Command, Control, Communication, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract to increase technological capabilities of the US Air Force in Command, Control, Communication, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR). The US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) […]

Charles River Analytics Announces IARPA Contract to Improve Adaptive Reasoning and Problem Solving

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract award from the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) as part of the Strengthening Human Adaptive Reasoning and Problem-solving (SHARP) program. The goal of the SHARP program is to develop, demonstrate, and validate methods to augment intelligence analysts’ adaptive reasoning and problem-solving capabilities […]

DARPA Awards Charles River Analytics $5.7 Million Contract to Advance Machine Learning through Probabilistic Programming

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract awarded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to extend the capabilities of machine learning. Charles River is leveraging probabilistic programming to create a powerful new machine learning system under the Automated Probabilistic Programming Representation and Inference Languages (APPRIL) program. The […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Improved Veteran Rehabilitation Services with Support from the Office for Naval Research

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a two-year contract for the Office of Naval Research to develop an outpatient rehabilitation intervention delivery system for returning service members. Charles River has developed a number of medical programs and support systems for service members and veterans in recent years; its goal with the […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Satellite Image Processing System for NASA

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract to develop a system for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The system known as DIPSARS, for the Discovery of Interesting Patterns and Semantic Analysis in Remote Space, detects large-scale environmental events from satellite imagery. These events include volcanic eruptions, storms, and […]

US Air Force Awards Malware Defense Contract to Charles River Analytics

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a follow-on contract to develop novel techniques for malware defense for the US Air Force. SESAME, which stands for Semi-Supervised Algorithms against Malware Evolution, is a research project that aims to counter the increasing threats posed by malware. “Malware poses a critical threat to our […]

Charles River Analytics Announces Award to Build and Manage US Army Training Material CREATE simplifies process and reduces costs of creating and deploying training content

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a follow-on contract to aid the creation of training material for the US Army. The Army continually creates new training materials as new weapons, equipment, and procedures are adopted and as training methods and technologies advance. Authors often adapt, refine, or extract information from existing […]

Charles River Analytics Continues Efforts in Market-based Optimization with the Missile Defense Agency

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a follow-on contract with the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). In Resource Allocation using Market-Based Optimization, known as RAMBO, Charles River uses economic theory and game theory in a process called market-based optimization to allocate sensors in missile defense. “The military uses sensors to track missile […]

Charles River Analytics Announces Award for a Tourniquet Training System Tourniquet Master Training is Latest Contract in Medical Support and Training

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent system solutions, announces its latest contract in medical support and training. Tourniquet Master Training, or TMT, aims to aid warfighters treating injuries on the battlefield. It was awarded by the US Army Medical Research Acquisition Activity and is managed by the Telemedicine and Advanced Technology Research Center (TATRC) […]

Charles River Analytics Creates Anger Management App to Aid Service Members and Veterans

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent system solutions, announces a contract with the US Army to aid service members and returning veterans. Charles River is partnering with Boston University and the National Center for PTSD (posttraumatic stress disorder) at the VA Boston Healthcare System to create a mobile application to help service members and […]

Charles River Analytics Developing Microgames to Teach Marines Perceptual Skills

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, has been awarded a follow-on contract to develop Microgames for Acquiring and Rehearsing Cognitive Schemas for Perception (MARCS). MARCS is a suite of lightweight games to enhance Marines’ threat perception so they are better able to perceive threats. The contract was awarded by the Office of […]

Charles River Analytics Addresses Vulnerabilities in Cloud Computing in Cyber Defense Contract

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract in cyber defense with the US Air Force to assess vulnerabilities in cloud computing platforms. Although cloud computing offers many benefits to its users, security is a major concern. Charles River is developing the Framework to Assess Trustworthiness, or FACT, to address these […]

Charles River Analytics Developing Innovative Cyber Capabilities for the Air Force

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces two contracts developing innovative cyber capabilities for the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC). AFLCMC is assessing technologies for use in a cyber Air Operations Center (AOC) and awarded Charles River with two contracts: one for Probabilistic Relational Models for Cyber Situation Awareness (PRM4Cyber) […]

Charles River Analytics Develops Traffic Awareness Component for DARPA’s Unmanned ASW Platform

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a new start to develop a maritime traffic awareness component for an unmanned vessel, as part of the Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Continuous Trail Unmanned Vessel (ACTUV) program. Under ACTUV, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is developing an unmanned surface vessel (USV) that can operate autonomously […]