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Inaugural Class of Pacific Young Leaders on Disarmament Announced

FAS and the Pacific Islands Society (PacSoc) are pleased to announce the inaugural class of Pacific Young Leaders on Disarmament. Calvin Ziru comes from the Solomon Islands and is a lawyer by profession. He is currently a Chevening Scholarship recipient, completing a Master of Arts in Politics and International Relations at the Durham University in […]

Event: Taking on Nuclear Deterrence

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013, Dr. Martin Hellman, Professor Emeritus of Electrical Engineering at Stanford University and Advisor to the FAS Nuclear Security Program, will speak at the Georgia Institute of Technology’s Manufacturing Research Center on “The Wisdom of Foolishness: Taking on Nuclear Deterrence”. The event is co-sponsored by the Daisy Alliance, Georgia Tech’s Sam […]

In Memory: Dr. Donald Glaser

Dr. Donald Glaser, a Nobel Prize-winning physicist who served as a member of FAS’s Board of Sponsors for many years, passed away last week at the age of 86. Glaser was the inventor of the bubble chamber, which allowed researchers to trace the paths of subatomic particles, which allowed for scientists to further discover that […]

Event: Nuclear Regimes Forum

FAS President Dr. Charles Ferguson will speak at a forum on nuclear regimes hosted by Virginia Tech  University in Arlington, VA on November 5, 2012. Dr. Ferguson will speak about nuclear power and nonproliferation regimes. Nuclear regimes have their origins in non-proliferation of nuclear weapons and continue to have a significant impact on the nuclear […]