CTEC is home to one of the first dedicated research initiatives to the study of militant accelerationism, called the Accelerationism Threat Assessment and Research Initiative. Led by Senior Research Scholar Matt Kriner, this initiative is at the cutting edge of mixed-methods analysis for understanding, mitigating, and preventing accelerationist violence.

In addition to in-house projects, CTEC has also co-founded the Accelerationism Research Consortium, a collaborative network of organizations and individuals dedicated empirically driven research into accelerationist terrorism. 

The CTEC team is composed of experts on the particular characteristics of militant accelerationism who have published several articles on the topic: