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Title: Strengthening IAEA Safeguards: Challenges Ahead (437th Brookhaven Lecture)

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), headquartered in Vienna, Austria, was established in 1957 to promote the peaceful uses of nuclear energy and to discourage its military use. The agency'smore » success in halting nuclear proliferation and in enhancing nuclear safeguards and security have been recognized internationally, including with the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize awarded to the IAEA and its Director General. BNL has long had a role in the IAEA, by providing technical advice and assistance to its safeguards department. In fact, the IAEA's International Safeguards Project Office (ISPO) is headquartered at the Lab and is responsible for the management of U.S. programs supporting ISPO. In the 437th Brookhaven Lecture on Wednesday, June 25th, at 4 p.m. in Berkner Hall, physicist Michael Rosenthal of the Energy, Environment & National Security Directorate will discuss the challenges facing the IAEA and ISPO in light of the world political situation and today's tight budgets, and BNL's role in finding and implementing solutions.« less
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Title: Strengthening IAEA Safeguards: Challenges Ahead (437th Brookhaven Lecture)
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Publication Date: 2008-06-25
OSTI Identifier: 1005222
DOE Contract Number: AC02-98CH10886
Other Number(s): TRN: US201117%%493
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: Brookhaven Lecture Series: 1960 - Present, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York (United States), presented on June 25, 2008
Research Org: BNL (Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Upton, NY (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 98 NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT, SAFEGUARDS, AND PHYSICAL PROTECTION ; BNL ; IAEA ; IAEA SAFEGUARDS ; MANAGEMENT ; NATIONAL SECURITY ; NUCLEAR ENERGY ; PROLIFERATION ; SAFEGUARDS ; SECURITY
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:50:01
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27