Science & Global Security Seminar Series
Most seminars take place on Wednesdays, 12:30-2:00 pm at 221 Nassau Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room unless otherwise noted. You are welcome to bring your lunch. There is no need to rsvp.
For more information or any questions, please contact M.V. Ramana at firstname.lastname@example.org
Spring/Summer 2015 Seminars
February 11, 2015 - " Golden Opportunity to Seal a Diplomatic Deal With Iran "
Seyed Hossein Mousavian, Princeton University Program on Science and Global Security
March 4, 2015 - " Antineutrino Reactor Monitoring and Potential Applications to Safeguards "
Patrick Huber, Virginia Tech
March 11, 2015 - " Physicians, Farmers, and the Politics of Antimicrobial Resistance"
Laura H. Kahn, Princeton University Program on Science and Global Security
April 1, 2015 - " Iranian Nuclear Issue and Prospects for Nuclear Power Development in the Middle East: Russia's Interests "
Anton V. Khlopkov, Center for Energy and Security Studies (CENESS)
April 29, 2015 - "Drones: A Kinder, Gentler Weapon?”
Hugh Gusterson, George Washington University
May 13, 2015 - "A Way Forward for Coal in a Carbon-Constrained, Shale Gas-Revolutionized US Power Market"
Robert Williams, Princeton University
May 20, 2015 - "IAEA Safeguards: A View from the Inside"
Laura Rockwood, Harvard University
May 27, 2015 - "Regime Complexity in Nuclear Nonproliferation: From the Cold War to the Post-September 11 Era."
Grégoire Mallard, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland
Fall 2014 Seminars
September 17, 2014 - "Nuclear Weapon “Pit” Production: Findings from an Industrial Perspective"
Jonathan Medalia, Congressional Research Service
September 24, 2014 - "Will the U.S. Learn the Lessons from Fukushima?"
Ed Lyman, Union of Concerned Scientists
October 15, 2014 - "Enriching the World: Civil Nuclear Policy under Eisenhower"
Andrew Brown, Duke University Medical Center
November 5, 2014 - "Developing and Financing Nuclear Power Projects”
Paul Murphy, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP , Special Counsel
November 12, 2014 - "Missile Threat 2.0 – The Role of Rockets for Threat Scenarios"
Markus Schiller, Schmucker Technologie
November 26, 2014 - "Deal or No deal? Prospects for Iran's Nuclear Program and the Future of Sanctions"
Kazuto Suzuki and Jacqueline Shire, Members, Iran Panel of Experts, United Nations
December 10, 2014 - "Atmospheric Transport Modelling of Noble Gases for Verification of Nuclear Treaties"
Michael Schoeppner, Princeton University Program on Science and Global Security
December 16, 2014 - "When The Engineers Are Wrong: Epistemological Bias in the Fukushima Nuclear Crisis"
Sulfikar Amir, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore