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Latest Videos

The Growing Danger of Nuclear Weapons (and how Physicists can help reduce it)

Dr. Frederick K. Lamb & Dr. Stewart Prager

Our project seeks to understand whether, when, and how great power alliance commitments to weaker states can lead to peacetime military policies that pose heightened risks of wartime escalation—particularly nuclear escalation.

A New Nuclear Policy for the Biden Administration

Tom Collina

As the Biden administration prepares to conduct a nuclear posture review, two key principles—reducing the risk of accidental war and maintaining deterrence for less cost—should drive major changes in policy.

Latest Publications

Europe’s Evolving Deterrence Discourse

Amelia Morgan and Anna Péczeli


Employment Opportunities

An overarching goal of CGSR is to engage and develop the next generation of experts who can integrate significant technical expertise with a deep understanding of policy when addressing national security issues.

The Center maintains strong ties with University of California at Berkeley, Naval Postgraduate School, National Defense University, Center for Strategic & International Studies Project on Nuclear Issues and hosts fellows and interns.