By James M. Acton, November 1, 2009
The specter of nuclear proliferation must be understood as both a political issue and a technological one. For the intent of would-be proliferators needs to be addressed together with the science.
Read more: The Myth of Proliferation-Resistant Technology
Issue: Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Volume 65 Issue 6 Topics: Uncategorized
A physicist, Acton is an associate in the Nonproliferation Program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. His expertise is in verification, especially IAEA safeguards, and nonpro...
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