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This paper was composed by a team composed of students and faculty from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, the Department of Mathematical Science, and the Network Science Center at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, NY and the Department of Computer Science at University of Maryland, College Park, MD. Please direct all correspondence on this article to the corresponding author, Paulo Shakarian: paulo[at]shakarian.net.   

Sean Eyre graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in May, 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.

Randolph Rotte graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in May, 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology.

Theodore Taggart graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in May, 2012 with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science.

Christa Chewar is a Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Army and holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Virginia Tech.  Currently, she is an Academy Professor at the U.S. Military Academy.

Anthony Johnson is a Major in the U.S. Army and holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics.  Currently, he is an Academy Professor at the U.S. Military Academy.

Patrick Roos holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, College Park where he currently is a Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science.

Paulo Shakarian is a Major in the U.S. Army and holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Maryland, College Park.  Currently, he is an Assistant Professor at the U.S. Military Academy.

 

The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not reflect the official policy or position of the United States Military Academy, the Department of the Army, the Department of Defense, the United States Government, or any of the listed funding agencies.

The team applied new new software, called RASCAL, to the provinces of Helmand, Kandahar, and Zabul in Afghanistan and found that Zabul was over-represented among the most important villages.