Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, is leading a team as part of a Defense Advanced Research Project Agency (DARPA) program on Explainable Artificial Intelligence (XAI). In the XAI program, DARPA is funding multiple teams to make artificial intelligence more explainable through the interdependent development of machine learning techniques and human-computer interaction designs. Charles River's Dr. James Tittle, Principal Scientist, and Dr.
Charles River Analytics in the News: Wall Street Journal Article on DARPA's Explainable Artificial Intelligence Program
Friday, August 11, 2017
Senior Scientist Presents "The Connected Bicycle" during Series on Walking and Bicycling in an Automated Future
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Dr. Michael Jenkins, Senior Scientist at Charles River, will present “The Connected Bicycle: Communicating with Vehicles and Infrastructure" during the Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC) hosted webinar series, Walking and Bicycling in an Automated Future.
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
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 the Eve effort that includes Oregon State University & Win-Vector, LLS. The four-year contract is valued over $2.8 million.
Friday, August 4, 2017
Charles River Analytics, developer of intelligent systems solutions, celebrated another successful year during its annual summer outing. Staff and their families attended a party at the Commander’s Mansion in Watertown, MA. Entertainment included a live band, games, a raffle, and prizes.
Charles River Analytics Continues Expansion into Healthcare Support and Training with Trauma Assessment Training System
Monday, July 31, 2017
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 the Air Force Research Laboratory is valued at $749,000.
Friday, July 28, 2017
Charles River Analytics is developing the Tourniquet Master Training (TMT) system to teach, assess, and provide refresher training on tourniquet technology. TMT is as a scenario-based training system that allows trainees to practice using tourniquets such as the Sam Junctional Tourniquet (SJT) or the Abdominal Aortic Junctional Tourniquet™ (AAJT). TMT includes a sensor-system linked to a software-based virtual mentor that provides automatic, objective assessment and feedback during training.
DARPA Exercises Contract Option for Charles River Analytics to Develop Tools for System Engineers to Reason under Uncertainty
Monday, July 24, 2017
Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a contract extension for a system supporting Probabilistic Model-Based Programming Techniques for Prediction, Analysis, and Control, or PROMPT. In the PROMPT system, Charles River is developing tools for system engineers to reason under uncertainty. The one-year extension awarded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is valued close to $500,000.
Charles River Analytics Develops Training Program to Enhance Resilience and Performance of the Marine Corps
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, has announced a follow-on contract to build a low-cost, flexible option for training psychological flexibility and enhancing the resilience and performance of the Marine Corps. The two-year contract for Strengthening Health and Improving Emotional Defenses, or SHIELD, awarded by the Office of Naval Research, is valued close to $750,000. Charles River is partnering with Intelligent Automation, Inc. on the effort.
Charles River Analytics Presents Multimodal Human-Robot Interfaces at Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics 2017
Monday, July 17, 2017
Charles River Analytics Inc., developer of intelligent systems solutions, will present MINOTAUR, an intuitive soldier-machine interface for controlling robotic leader-follower systems, at the 8th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (2017 AHFE International). This year’s conference will take place from July 17-21, 2017, in Los Angeles, CA.
MINOTAUR Soldier-Machine Interface for Robotic Leader-Follower Systems Featured in Aerospace & Defense Technology
Thursday, July 13, 2017
MINOTAUR, an intuitive interface for controlling robotic leader-follower systems in small team operations, is featured in an Aerospace & Defense Technology’s article, “Developing a Multi-Modal UGV Robot Control Interface.” MINOTAUR fuses multiple, proven leader-tracking and robot control technologies to provide a reliable, hands-free interface for Warfighters teaming with autonomous systems in challenging envi