Global Security Technical Webinar Series

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Sasha Asghari, NSSC Graduate Student Affiliate, will deliver a seminar as part of the Union of Concerned Scientist’s Global Security Technical Webinar Series.

Thursday, June 11     Noon Boston time (16:00 UTC)     

Corresponding times around the world:  http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/converter.html

 

 

SASHA ASGHARI    –  Nuclear Engineering, Univ. of California-Berkeley

 

“Looking Forward:  A Framework for Robust IAEA Neutron Detection Capabilities”

Abstract

Due to its favorable neutron detection characteristics and historically low price, the international safeguards regime has come to heavily rely on helium-3-based neutron detectors to aid ...

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Network Science Idea Challenge

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Detection of Nuclear Proliferation
Network Science Idea Challenge
 
Prize: $2,000
 
Deadline: July 15, 2015
(Winners will be announced on August 15, 2015)
 
Sponsored by the United States Department of Energy
 Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation R&D
Nuclear nonproliferation encompasses many networks: power-generation reactors to mining, transport, conversion, enrichment, and storage networks. Financial, industrial, communications, sensor, knowledge, and accountancy networks all tie ...
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