Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Center for
Global Security Research

Focusing on the nexus of science and technology (S&T) and policy to provide fresh insights for understanding and addressing important national security issues

On Deterrence: Exploring the evolution of nuclear deterrence through interviews and historical footage.

LLNL and Sandia Laboratories present the screening of a documentary film by Dan Curry on April 26, 2017.


Insider Threats: A Worst Practices Guide to Preventing Leaks, Thefts, Attacks, and Sabotage

The Center for Global Security Research (CGSR) sponsored this seminar entitled "Insider Threats: A Worst Practices Guide to Preventing Leaks, Thefts, Attacks, and Sabotage" on May 15, 2017, at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. The seminar was presented by Matthew Bunn, Professor of Practice at Harvard Kennedy School and Scott Sagan, Professor of Political Science at Stanford University.


Map of Thrust Areas The Future of Cooperative Measures to Reduce Nuclear Dangers The New Dynamics of Long Term Competition New Regional Challengers and Challenges China, Northeast Asian Security, and Deterrence Russia, European Security, and Deterrence

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.