Charles River Analytics’ Research Showcased at Conferences, Workshops, and Committees

In 2011, representatives of Charles River Analytics, participated in various conferences and committees: AFRL Human Centered Autonomy Workshop AFRL Patterns of Life Workshop AFRL Strategic Expansion Workshop on Cognitive Modeling AFRL Verification and Validation Workshop AIAA Infotech @Aerospace 2011 Applied Imagery Pattern Recognition (AIPR) 2011 Advanced Maui Optical and Space Surveillance Technologies (AMOS) Conference Association […]

Metronome Enables Rich-Client Application Development

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces Metronome™. Metronome enables rich-client application developers to create powerful, easy-to-use interfaces by freeing them from concerns about low-level functionality common to all applications. Metronome enables a shorter and less costly development cycle compared to home-grown practices currently used. Mr. Michael Furtak, Senior Software Engineer at […]

Charles River Analytics Sponsors Human Factors Engineering Workshop

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, sponsored the 12th Annual Human Factors Engineering Inter-University Workshop. The workshop was held on November 5, 2011, at the State University of New York (SUNY), University at Buffalo (UB). Mr. Michael Farry, Senior Scientist at Charles River, said, “This workshop is an excellent opportunity for students […]

Charles River Analytics Sponsors NECHFES

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, once again will sponsor the New England Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society’s (NECHFES) Annual Student Research Conference. The conference brings together members of the human factors, psychology, and engineering communities and features a keynote address, sponsor presentations, a poster session, and networking opportunities. […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Research at 55th HFES Annual Meeting

Scientists from Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, presented research at the 55th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES), which took place from September 19 -23, 2011, at the Red Rock Hotel, in Las Vegas, Nevada. As part of the session on Modeling Cognition, Mr. Michael Farry, a […]

Charles River Analytics Recruiting at MIT Career Fair 2011

Representatives from Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, will be recruiting at the MIT Career Fair 2011. The fair will take place at MIT’s Johnson Athletic Center in Cambridge, MA, on September 21, 2011, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. It is open to students and alumni of MIT; for more information, […]

Charles River Analytics Announces Sensor Processing Contract Supporting the Air Force Research Laboratory

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces a contract from the Air Force Research Laboratory Sensors Directorate (AFRL/RY) for the Networking Independent Basic Layered-Sensing Exploitation Research (NIBLER) program. NIBLER aims to procure state-of-the-art technology to address a variety of sensor processing challenges in layered sensing environments. For its role in the program, […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Mission Planning Optimization Algorithm for UAVs at GECCO

Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, presented its mission planning optimization algorithm for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) at the Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO) that took place from July 12-16, 2011, in Dublin, Ireland. At the conference, presenters shared the latest research and information in genetic and evolutionary computation. Charles River’s […]

Department of Homeland Security Awards Contract for Coordinated Emergency Response to Charles River Analytics

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Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, received a follow-on contract from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to develop and evaluate the effectiveness of a Precision Information Environment for Coordinated Emergency Support (PIECES). PIECES is part of an effort by DHS to develop tightly-integrated collaborative work environments that help teams of emergency […]

Charles River Analytics Announces the Model Analyst’s Toolkit to Analyze and Validate Social Science Theories and Models

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Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent systems solutions, announces its Model Analyst’s Toolkit (MAT). MAT is a software application to analyze and validate social science theories and models. Analysts can use MAT to develop and refine theoretical social science models of socio-political behavior using real-world data. Mr. John Chamberlain, Senior Software Engineer at Charles […]

Charles River Analytics Announces Probabilistic Modeling Contract for DARPA

Charles River Analytics Inc., a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, announces a contract focused on probabilistic modeling. Charles River will develop the Probabilistic and Relational Inferences in Dynamic Environments (PRIDE) system for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). “Under the PRIDE program, we are developing a framework for probabilistic modeling of complex […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Research on Modeling and Simulation at INFORMS

Charles River Analytics Inc., a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, presented research on modeling and simulation at the INFORMS Northeastern Conference, which took place from May 6-7, 2011, in Amherst, Massachusetts. INFORMS regional conferences facilitate communication among practitioners, academics, and students in operations research and management science. Areas of discussion include: applied probability, […]

President of Charles River Analytics Serves on Panel to Help Define NASA Technology Roadmap

The president of Charles River Analytics, a developer of intelligent system solutions, was invited to serve on a panel to help define the NASA Technology Roadmap for Instruments and Computing. Dr. Greg Zacharias gave a presentation on simulation-based systems engineering during the National Research Council (NRC) Workshop on NASA Technologies for Modeling, Simulation, and Information Systems and […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Research at SPIE Defense and Security Symposium

Charles River Analytics Inc., a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, presented research in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), synthetic aperture radar (SAR), and probabilistic programming at SPIE Defense and Security Symposium 2011, which took place April 25-29, 2011, in Orlando, Florida. The conference is the largest unclassified international symposium for researchers of sensors […]

Charles River Analytics Featured in HSCB Focus 2011

Charles River Analytics Inc, a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent solution systems, was featured in the ninth edition of the Human Social Cultural Behavior (HSCB) newsletter for its exhibit at HSCB Focus 2011. HSCB Focus 2011 took place from February 8-10, 2011, in Chantilly, Virginia, bringing together members from industry, academia, and government to exchange ideas on […]

Missile Defense Agency Funds Charles River Analytics to Develop Simulation Optimization Engine

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Charles River Analytics, a developer of advanced technologies for intelligent systems, received a follow on Phase II SBIR contract award from the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) to develop its Simulation Optimization Engine (SIMON). SIMON is a strategic planning decision-support tool that can support MDA’s development and acquisition activities by automating the exploration of numerous possible […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Research on Intelligent Decision-support Systems at AIAA Infotech@Aerospace

Charles River Analytics Inc, a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, presented research on intelligent decision-support systems at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Infotech @Aerospace conference that took place from March 29-31, 2011, in St. Louis, Missouri. Mr. Joe Gorman, Principal Software Engineer at Charles River, presented “Performance, Trust, and Decision […]

Charles River Analytics Announces Office Expansion at Headquarters

Charles River Analytics, a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, is increasing its office space for its headquarters at 625 Mount Auburn Street in Cambridge, MA. This additional space marks Charles River’s fourth expansion since it moved to the Harvard Square area in 2001. The company headquarters now occupy almost 30,000 square feet. “We […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Modeling and Simulation R&D at BRIMS 2011

Researchers from Charles River Analytics Inc, a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, presented at the 20th Behavior Representations in Model & Simulation (BRIMS) Conference 2011, which took place from March 21-24, 2011, in Sundance, Utah. BRIMS enables practitioners across a variety of disciplines to share ideas in modeling and simulation, including the latest […]

Charles River Analytics Presents Mobile Ground Robotics R&D at the Ground Robotics Capabilities Conference

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Charles River Analytics Inc, a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent solution systems, presented its research on robotics at the Ground Robotics Capabilities Conference, which took place March 22-24, 2011, in Orlando, Florida. The conference brings together professionals from the military, government, industry, and academia in a forum to discuss unmanned ground technologies and increasing responsiveness […]

Charles River Analytics to Present Broad Range of Human Social Cultural Behavior Projects at HSCB Focus 2011

Charles River Analytics, a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent system solutions, will demonstrate several of its projects focused on Human Social Cultural Behavior (HSCB) at HSCB Focus 2011, which will take place February 8-10, 2011, in Chantilly, Virginia. HSCB Focus 2011 brings together members from industry, academia, and government to exchange ideas on HSCB modeling […]

Charles River Analytics’ Targeting Support System Featured as an Air Force Research Laboratory Transition Success Story

The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) recently featured a targeting system from Charles River Analytics Inc., a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, as a transition success story. Preemptive Actions with Dynamic Anticipatory Targeting (PREDATAR) addresses the Air Force’s requirement to improve the dynamic targeting process of emerging targets. PREDATAR supports enhanced Intelligence Preparation […]

Charles River Analytics Staff Appointed to NEC-HFES Board

Three employees from Charles River Analytics Inc., a developer of cutting-edge technologies for intelligent systems, were appointed to serve on the board for the New England Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (NEC-HFES). Dr. Jonathan Pfautz, Vice President, Cognitive Systems, was reappointed as a director. Mr. Alex Godwin, Scientist, was appointed vice president. […]

Air Force Research Lab Designates Charles River’s Video Exploitation and Sensor Management Tool a “Success Story”

The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Sensors Directorate nominated a tool from Charles River Analytics as a success story for its innovative use of technology to help maintain information dominance in contested areas. Argumentation-based Negotiation for Automated Sensor Tracking (ANAST) addresses the Air Force’s need to use sensor resources much more effectively in dynamic tactical […]

President of Charles River Analytics Co-Authors Chapter for the Encyclopedia of Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Greg Zacharias, President of Charles River Analytics Inc., a developer of advanced technologies for intelligent systems,recently co-authored a chapter entitled “Aircraft Pilot and Operator Interfaces” for Volume 8 of the Encyclopedia of Aerospace Engineering (John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2010) with Dr. Mary Cummings, Associate Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Director, Humans and Automation […]