Charles River’s Connect™ Toolkit for Network Development, Visualization, and Analysis

Charles River is developing a toolkit that can be used to analyze social, computer, transportation, and other types of networks. The Customizable Ontology-Based Network Component Toolkit (Connect) allows users to analyze “real-life” social networks with greater insight and clarity than existing social network analysis tools. Read more about Connect

Charles River Analytics Sponsors NECHFES Student Conference

Charles River Analytics, a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, sponsored the New England Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society’s (NECHFES) 5th Annual Student Research Conference, which was held at Northeastern University on November 14, 2008. Nineteen students from area universities, including MIT, Northeastern University, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, University of […]

Charles River Analytics Selected to Support DARPA’s Deep Green Program

Charles River Analytics was awarded a subcontract from Science Applications International Corporation [NYSE: SAI] to develop an innovative graphical interface for the Deep Green battle-planning tool. Deep Green is being developed by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and is designed to help Army battlefield commanders develop more intelligent, reactive battle plans that better […]

President of Charles River Analytics Serves as Panel Chair to Explain and Explore the “Participatory Web” at First Annual Cyber Awareness Summit

Dr. Greg Zacharias, President and Senior Principal Scientist at Charles River Analytics, led a panel discussion at the Cyber Innovation Center’s first Cyber Awareness Summit (CAS), which took place October 7-9, 2008, at the Shreveport Convention Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. Over 750 cyberspace community representatives from industry, government, and academia participated in the summit, which […]

Charles River Analytics at 52nd HFES Annual Meeting

Scientists from Charles River Analytics presented their research at the 52nd Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES), which took place from September 22-26, at the Marriot Marquis Times Square in New York City. Dr. Scott Potter, Principal Scientist, served on the panel, “Tools for Rapid and Accurate Idea Transfer,” where panelists addressed […]

Charles River Analytics Employee Receives Top Session Award at JavaOne Conference

Charles River Analytics announced that David Koelle, Senior Software Engineer, was recently awarded as a top speaker at the JavaOne conference that took place from May 5-9, 2008, in San Francisco, California. JavaOne is the largest conference for Java™ developers, and attracts over 15,000 attendees to the annual event. Session attendees named Koelle a Java […]

MDA Features Charles River’s Network Sensor Optimization Tool

Software Optimizes Missile Defense Systems using Virtual Market Ideas and Game Theory The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) featured Charles River Analytics’ network sensor optimization tool in their quarterly newsletter, TechUpdate. The software, Sensor Network Optimization using Multi-Agent Negotiation (SNOMAN), improves sensor performance for missile defense by treating sensors like buyers and sellers in a virtual […]

Scientists from Charles River Analytics Author Chapters in Cognitive Work Analysis Book

Scientists at Charles River Analytics, Dr. Jonathan Pfautz, Vice President of Cognitive Systems and Principal Scientist, Dr. Ryan Kilgore, Senior Scientist, and Dr. Scott Potter, Principal Scientist, have authored chapters in the forthcoming book, “Applications of Cognitive Work Analysis,” which documents the use of Cognitive Work Analysis in current, real-life situations. Chapter titles and authors […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Bayesian Belief Network Research at UAI 2008

Charles River Analytics presented research on Bayesian belief networks at the Sixth Bayesian Modeling Applications Workshop during the 24th Conference on Uncertainty in Artificial Intelligence (UAI 2008). The conference took place on July 9, 2008, in Helsinki, Finland. The theme of this year’s Bayesian Modeling Applications Workshop was “How biased are our numbers?” Dr. Jonathan […]

Charles River Analytics’ Chief Scientist at Fusion 2008

Dr. Subrata Das, Chief Scientist at Charles River Analytics, presented research findings at the International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION 2008). The conference took place from June 30-July 3, 2008, in Cologne, Germany. Fusion 2008 is the world’s premiere conference on information fusion for industry, academia, and defense organizations. Dr. Das presented a tutorial called […]

Charles River Analytics’ Research Showcased at Conferences and Committees

In the first half of 2008, representatives of Charles River Analytics participated in various conferences and committees. March – Defense Modeling and Simulation Conference March – SPIE Defense and Security Symposium April – The 8th Symposium on Human Interaction with Complex Systems (HICS) April – First International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling, and Prediction (SBP’08) April – Behavior Representation […]

Dr. Greg Zacharias Serves as Co-Chair of NRC Study on Organizational Models

Committee Presents Report on “Behavior Modeling and Simulation: from Individuals to Societies” Dr. Greg Zacharias, President of Charles River Analytics, served as Co-Chair of the National Research Council’s project entitled Organizational Models: from Individuals to Societies. Under sponsorship by the United States Air Force, a committee of thirteen experts participated in a three-year effort evaluating […]

Java Technology and Music at JavaOne

Charles River’s David Koelle Presents JFugue and Discusses Java Technology in Music Charles River’s David Koelle, a Senior Software Engineer at Charles River Analytics, presented three sessions at the JavaOne and CommunityOne conferences that took place from May 5-9, 2008 in San Francisco, California. At JavaOne, Koelle presented the session, “Jamming with Java Technology: Making […]

Charles River Analytics Announces New Vice President of Finance & Administration

On April 21, 2008, Dr. Greg Zacharias, the President of Charles River Analytics, announced the promotion of Ted Fichtl to Vice President of Finance & Administration. Mr. Fichtl previously served as the company’s Director of Strategic Development, joining the Company in 2005. Dr. Zacharias said, “Over the past three years, Ted has proven himself time […]

Dr. Greg Zacharias Delivers Keynote Address at the First International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavior Modeling, and Prediction

Dr. Zacharias Discusses Findings from National Research Council Study, “Behavioral Modeling and Simulation: from Individuals to Societies” Charles River Analytics, Inc. – PHOENIX, AZ – Dr. Greg Zacharias, President of Charles River Analytics, delivered a keynote address at the First International Workshop on Social Computing, Behavior Modeling, and Prediction, which took place on April 1-2, 2008, […]

Charles River Analytics at SPIE Defense and Security Symposium 2008

Scientists from Charles River Analytics presented papers at the SPIE Defense and Security Symposium 2008 that took place from March 17-20, 2008 in Orlando, Florida. The Defense and Security Symposium is an international conference for researchers of sensors and sensor processing algorithms. Several thousand researchers in industry, government, and academia attend this conference annually. Magnús […]

Charles River Analytics Expands Headquarters

Charles River Analytics increased office space for its headquarters at 625 Mount Auburn Street in Cambridge, MA. This additional space marks Charles River’s third expansion in less than four years. “The company’s continued growth has fueled the need to routinely acquire additional space,” said Greg Gormican, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. “This most recent […]

U.S. Army Awards Modeling and Simulation Contract to Charles River Analytics

Charles River Analytics was awarded a follow-on contract from the U.S. Army for their work on modeling and simulation with GATIR (Graphical Authoring Tool for Inference Rules). Charles River will work with the Modeling and Analysis Team at the U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development, and Engineering Center (NSRDEC) in Natick, MA, to develop state-of-the-art […]

Chief Scientist Subrata Das Authors Book on Decision-Making Agents

Dr. Subrata Das, Chief Scientist of Government Services at Charles River Analytics, has written his latest book entitled Foundations of Decision-Making Agents: Logic, Probability and Modality, published by World Scientific/Imperial College Publishing Company in January, 2008. The book focuses on: Modeling Agent Epistemic States: An Informal Overview Mathematical Preliminaries Classical Logics for the Propositional Epistemic Model […]