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The Next Step in Arms Control: A Nuclear Control Regime
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-03-29)
Arms control has been dominated by bilateral U.S./Russia negotiations and a plethora of partial measures, such as the Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty. But what is needed is a new multilateral regime that can account for and ...
Syria and Moral Logic of Humanitarian Intervention
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-10-01)
Dr. Robert Pape in his talk at Georgia Tech will discuss the political of humanitarian intervention as it pertains to the case of Syria. Dr. Pape is Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago where he ...
NSF's FastLane (1950-2012): Lessons in Human-Centered Computing?
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-08-06)
FastLane is the "central nervous system" for the National Science Foundation, which relies on it to manage $7 billion in research funding. FastLane, developed in the 1990s and made mandatory in October 2000, transformed ...
Fifty Years after the Cuban Missile Crisis: Science in Support of Nuclear Arms Control and Security
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-10-04)
CISTP and the American Association for the Advancement Science (AAAS) presented public remarks and a discussion by two distinguished officials to remember the 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis.
US-ROK Nuclear Energy and Fuel Cycle Cooperation: From Impasse to Opportunity
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-10-09)
CISTP and the Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) presented a panel discussion on the prospects for strengthening nuclear energy cooperation between the U.S. and South Korea. As part of an effort ...
Don't Get Stuck on Stupid
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-10-30)
Lieutenant General Russel Honoré (U.S. Army, ret) visited Georgia Tech to speak about leadership, disaster preparedness, and the grand environmental, social, and infrastructure challenges of the twenty-first century. He ...
Is the Middle East Burning? [Faculty Panel Discussion on Syrian Crisis]
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-09-16)
To intervene or not to intervene: is that the question? What are the strategic, regional, political, and other drivers & consequences of U.S. action amid unfolding events in Syria? Given the recent events surrounding the ...
The Future of Nuclear Security
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-09-30)
All Options on the Table
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-10-20)
Matthew Kroenig discusses the security implications of a nuclear-armed Iran. While making it clear that he does not advocate war, he claims that all signs point to the Islamic Republic’s interest in the bomb and that time ...
The Wisdom of Foolishness: Taking on Nuclear Deterrence
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-04-09)
When I first started working in cryptography in the early 1970's, almost all of my colleagues told me I was crazy because NSA had a huge head start and, if I did anything good, they would classify it. Those arguments had ...