SARApp Team Finds Missing Man

Posted on: February 5, 2016 | Metron Scientific Solutions

Metron's SAR organization, "Bridging the Gap," has helped a search team in Arkansas to find a missing man this past month. Here are some kind words from Julie,... More ›

Mathematics Came to the Rescue When Searching Seemed Hopeless

Posted on: February 5, 2016 | David C. Bowman - NASA

Math saves lives. Nobody knows that better than Van Gurley, a former Navy captain who today works for a company that uses sophisticated statistical modeling to solve puzzles... More ›

Our New Best Guess for Where to Find MH370: The Indian Ocean

Posted on: August 6, 2015 | Alex Davies - Wired

YOU'D THINK CONFIRMING that the piece of airplane that washed ashore on Réunion came from Flight MH370would be great news. If nothing else, it proves investigators have been spending their... More ›

Using Bayesian Theory To Find A 131-Year-Old Treasure

Posted on: May 15, 2015 - Five Thirty Eight

A short documentary featuring Dr. Larry Stone and the search for the SS Central America. The SS Central America, a steamer carrying a cache of gold, sank off... More ›

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AirAsia Flight: BCC World News Media Activity

Posted on: January 8, 2015 | Metron Scientific Solutions

Metron’s Van Gurley appeared on CNN and BBC to discuss the search for the missing AirAsia flight. More ›

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AirAsia Flight: CNN Media Activity

Posted on: January 5, 2015 | Brian Todd - CNN

Time is ticking for the searchers to find the black box from the crashed AirAsia flight. What can we learn from it? CNN's Brian Todd explains. More ›

Dr. Kristine Bell, Names 2015 IEEE Fellow

Posted on: December 2, 2014 | Metron Scientific Solutions

Dr. Kristine Bell, Senior Scientist, has been named an IEEE Fellow. She is being recognized for contributions to statistical signal processing with radar and sonar applications. The IEEE Grade... More ›

Metron Awarded DARPA’s STO Contract

Posted on: October 27, 2014 | Metron Scientific Solutions

Metron Awarded $360K Contract to Provide Sonar Detection and Tracking Concepts for DARPA’s Strategic Technology Office (STO) Arlington, VA. -  July 23, 2014-Metron has been awarded a Cost... More ›

The Use Of Bayesian Statistics

Posted on: September 30, 2014 | F. D. Flam - NY Times

The method was invented in the 18th century by an English Presbyterian minister named Thomas Bayes — by some accounts to calculate the probability of God’s existence. In... More ›

Uncharted Waters – Deep-Sea Explorers Angle to Solve Mystery of Missing Malaysian Airliner

Posted on: August 4, 2014 | Daniel Stacy - WSJ

In the weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished, most likely in the Indian Ocean, Australian officials said they knew less about the area they were exploring than... More ›