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Visiting Research Scholars' Papers

2019
Nuclear Security Governance in India: Institutions, Instruments, and Culture (2019)
Authors: Sitakanta Mishra (India), and Happymon Jacob (India)

2017
Redefining Maritime Security Threats in the Eastern Indian Ocean Region
Author: Arjun Banerjee (India)

2017
Strategic Stability in South Asia: An Indian Perspective
Author: Brigadier (Retd) Gurmeet Kanwal (India)

2017
Assessing, Detecting, and Deterring the Threat of Maritime Nuclear and Radiological Smuggling in the Western Indian Ocean Region
Author: M. Umer Khan (Pakistan)

2015
Nuclear Security Governance in India: Institutions, Instruments, and Culture
Authors: Sitakanta Mishra (India), and Happymon Jacob (India)

2014
Pakistan’s Strategic Culture: Formulation of Counterterrorism Policy
Author: Muhammad Tehsin (Pakistan)

2014
Iran’s Relations to the East: Nonproliferation and Regional Security in a Changing Southwest Asia
Author: Muhammad Tehsin (Pakistan)

2014
Developing Information-Space Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) between India and Pakistan
Author: Tughral Yamin (Pakistan)

2014
Cooperative Measures to Support the Indo-Pak Agreement on Reducing Risk from Accidents Relating to Nuclear Weapons
Authors: Sitakanta Mishra (India), and Mansoor Ahmed (Pakistan)

2013
Areas for US-India Civilian Nuclear Cooperation to Prevent/Mitigate Radiological Events
Author: Gopalan Balachandran (India), and Geoffrey E. Forden (USA)

2012
India and China: Assessing the Need to Strengthen Bilateral Confidence Building Measures
Authors: Monika Chansoria (India)

2006
Fissile Material Control in South Asia: Regional Analyses and Potential Confidence Building Measures
Authors: Gaurav Rajen (USA), and Michael Vannoni (USA)

2005
Bridging the US/India Nuclear Non-Proliferation Divide: The Way Ahead
Author: Rear Admiral (Retd) Raja Menon (India)

2005
The Role of Transparency in Achieving Strategic Stability in South Asia
Authors: Air Commodore Tariq Mahmud Ashraf (Pakistan), and Arpit Rajain (India)

2005
Dismantlement and Radioactive Waste Management of DPRK Nuclear Facilities
Authors: Whang Jooho (South Korea), and George T. Baldwin (USA)

2004
Pakistan's Strategic Thinking and the Role of Nuclear Weapons
Authors: Major General (Retd) Mahmud Ali Durrani (Pakistan)

2004
A Missile Stability Regime for South Asia
Authors: Brigadier (Retd) Feroz Hassan Khan (Pakistan), Gaurav Rajen (USA), and Michael Vannoni (USA)

2004
Ballistic Missile Proliferation in Southern Asia: Options for Stabilization
Authors: Arvind Kumar (India), and Michael Vannoni (USA)

2004
Blue Sensors: Technology and Cooperative Monitoring in UN Peacekeeping
Author: A. Walter Dorn (Canada)

2003
Confidence Building Measures at Sea: Opportunities for India and Pakistan
Authors: Rear Admiral (Retd) Hasan Ansari (Pakistan), and Rear Admiral (Retd) Ravi Vohra (India)

2003
North Korea's Nuclear Weapons Program: Verification Priorities and New Challenges
Author: Duk-Ho Moon (South Korea)

2003
Counterterrorism and Potential Constructive Cooperation Between China and the United States
Author: Rongrong Le (China)

2003
Cooperative Measures to Mitigate Asia-Pacific Maritime Conflicts
Author: Commander Wen-Chung Chai (Taiwan)

2003
Maritime Confidence Building Measures Across the Taiwan Strait:  Technical Collaboration for Human Security at Sea
Author: Chyungly Lee (Taiwan)

2003
Concepts for Cooperative Nuclear Monitoring in Bangladesh
Author: C. S. Karim (Bangladesh)

2003
Nuclear Terrorism and South Asia
Authors: Rajesh M. Basrur (India), and Hasan-Askari Rizvi (Pakistan)

2001
The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty: The Way Forward?
Authors: James Brown (USA), and Adriane Littlefield (USA)

2001
How Cooperative Aerial Monitoring Can Contribute to Reducing Tensions Between India and Pakistan
Authors: Air Marshal (Retd) Mohammed Arshad Chaudhry (Pakistan), and Air Marshal (Retd) K.C. Cariappa (India)

2001
Enhancing Security Through a Cooperative Border Monitoring Experiment: A Proposal for India and Pakistan
Author: Major General (Retd) Mahmud Ali Durrani (Pakistan)

2001
Reducing Risk in South Asia: Managing India - Pakistan Tensions
Authors: Shirin Tahir-Kheli (USA), and Kent Biringer (USA)

2001
Potential Indian Nuclear Force Postures
Author: Sumit Ganguly (USA)

2000
Maritime Cooperation Between India and Pakistan: Building Confidence at Sea
Author: Ayesha Siddiqa-Agha (Pakistan)

2000
Preventing Another India-Pakistan War: Enhancing Stability Along the Border
Authors  Shirin Tahir-Kheli (USA), and Kent Biringer (USA)

2000
The Potential of Technology for the Control of Small Weapons: Applications in Developing Countries
Author: Juergen Altmann (Germany)

2000
A Survey of Nuclear-related Agreements and Possibilities for Nuclear Cooperation in South Asia
Author: Gaurav Rajen (USA)

2000
Cooperative Security: Implications for National Security and International Relations
Author: Michael Moodie (USA)

1999
Cooperative Monitoring for Confidence Building: A Case Study of the Sino-Indian Border Areas
Authors: Waheguru Pal Singh Sidhu (India), and Jing-Dong Yuan

1999
ENTNEA: A Concept for Enhancing Nuclear Transparency for Confidence Building in Northeast Asia
Authors: Man-Kwon Nam (South Korea), and Sung-Tack Shin (South Korea)

1999
Cooperative Environmental Monitoring in the Coastal Regions of India and Pakistan
Author: Gaurav Rajen (USA)

1999
Cooperatively Enhancing Military Transparency on the Korean Peninsula: A Comprehensive Approach
Author: Seongwhun Cheon (South Korea)

1999
De-Alerting Strategic Ballistic Missiles
Authors: Michael Edenburn (USA), Lawrence Trost (USA), Leonard Connell (USA), and Stanley Fraley (USA)

1999
Cooperative Border Security for Jordan: Assessment and Options
Author: Mazen Qojas (Jordan)

1999
A Generic Model for Cooperative Border Security
Author: Gideon Netzer (Israel)

1999
Pakistani Perceptions and Prospects of Reducing the Nuclear Danger in South Asia
Author: Nazir Kamal (Pakistan)

1998
Prospects of Conventional Arms Control in South Asia
Authors: Nazir Kamal (Pakistan), and Amit Gupta (USA)

1998
Missile Control in South Asia and the Role of Cooperative Monitoring Technology
Authors: Nazir Kamal (Pakistan), and Pravin Sawhney (India)

1998
Movements of People, Ideas, Trade and Technology: Toward a Peaceful Coexistence of India and Pakistan
Authors: Samina Ahmed (Pakistan), and Suranjan Das (India)

1998
Siachen Science Center: A Concept for Cooperation at the Top of the World
Author: Kent Biringer (USA)

1998
Freezing the Fighting: Military Disengagement on the Siachen Glacier
Authors: Samina Ahmed (Pakistan), and Varun Sahni (India)

Other CMC Studies & Resources

2011
An Information Management System for A Spent Nuclear Fuel Interim Storage Facility
Authors: Karl Horak (USA), Todd Giles (USA), Hong-Nian Jow (USA), Robert Finch (USA), and Hsien-Lang Chiu (Taiwan)

2010
A Comparison of Simulators for Nuclear Fuel Cycle Needs in East Asia
Authors: Robert Finch (USA), Yongsoo Hwang (South Korea), and Sharon M. Deland (USA)

2010
Establishing a Radioactive Waste Management Center of Excellence in East Asia
Authors: Ralston W. Barnard (USA), Hong Lae Chang (South Korea), and Robert Finch (USA)

2008
The Implementation of Resolution 1540 in the Middle East
Author: Lars Olberg (USA)

2007
Demilitarization of the Siachen Conflict Zone: Concepts for Implementation and Monitoring
Authors: Brigadier (Retd) Asad Hakeem (Pakistan), Brigadier (Retd) Gurmeet Kanwal (India), Michael Vannoni (USA), and Gaurav Rajen (USA)

2006
International Nuclear Safeguards INMM Tutorial
Author: George Baldwin (USA)

2004
International Initiative to Engage Iraq's Science and Technology Community: Report on the Priorities of the Iraqi Science and Technology Community
Authors: Abdalla A. Alnajjar (UAE), Ammar M. Munir (UAE), Arian Pregenzer (USA), and Adriane Littlefield (USA)

2004
Design and Test Plan of the Outdoor Test Facility Border Monitoring System (OTF-BMS)
Authors: C. Alan Runyan-Beebe (USA), and Timothy J. Crawford (USA)

2003
South Asia Transboundary Water Quality Monitoring Workshop Summary Report
Authors: Gaurav Rajen (USA), J. David Betsill (USA), Frederick O. Luetters (USA), and Adriane Littlefield (USA)

2003
Balancing Security and Research at Biomedical and Bioscience Laboratories:  The Security Risk and Threat Assessment
Author: Reynolds Salerno (USA)

2003
Biosecurity Reference: CFR-Listed Agents and Toxins
Edited and Compiled by: Natalie Barnett (USA)

2003
Inter-Korean Military Confidence Building After 2003
Authors: Michael Vannoni (USA), John Olsen (USA), Jenny Koelm (USA), Adriane Littlefield (USA), Kim Tae-Woo (South Korea), Shin Sung-Tack (South Korea), Kim Myong-Jin (South Korea), and Kim Sang-Beom (South Korea)

2003
Maritime Cooperation for the Koreas
Authors: John Olsen (USA), Michael Vannoni (USA), and Jenny Koelm (USA)

2003
Regional Verification of a Denuclearized Korean Peninsula: A Strategy for Success after the Current Impasse Is Overcome
Author:  John Olsen (USA)

2003
Balancing Security and Research at Biomedical and Bioscience Laboratories 
Authors: Reynolds Salerno (USA), Natalie Barnett (USA), and Jennifer Koelm (USA)

2002
Biological Laboratory and Transportation Security and the Biological Weapons Convention
Authors: Reynolds Salerno (USA), and Jennifer Koelm (USA)

2001
Nuclear Related Agreements and Cooperation in South Asia
Authors: Gaurav Rajen (USA), and Kent Biringer (USA)

2001
Technology Development for Nuclear Transparency Applications
Authors: John Olsen (USA), and Charles Harmon (USA)

2001
Middle East Arms Control Technology Demonstration Project
Prepared by: The Cooperative Monitoring Center Middle East Regional Program

2001
Integrating Monitoring and Decision Modeling Within a Cooperative Framework: Promoting Transboundary Water Management and Avoiding Regional Conflict
Authors: Vincent Tidwell (USA), Reynolds Salerno (USA), Howard Passell (USA), Kelli Larson (USA), Elena Kalinina (USA), Aaron Wolf (USA), Arlin Cooper (USA) , Jan Curtis (USA), Stephen Conrad (USA), Dick Thomas (USA), and Orman Paananen (USA)

2001
Confidence Building Measures to Support the Sunshine Policy
Author: John Olsen (USA)

2001
The South Asia Cooperative Environmental Monitoring Project: An Effort to Promote Regional Cooperation and Water Quality Data Sharing in South Asia
Authors: Gaurav Rajen (USA), Kent Biringer (USA), and David Betsill (USA)

2000
Enhanced Peacekeeping with Monitoring Technologies
Authors: Charles Harmon (USA), John Olsen (USA), and Howard Passell (USA)

2000
Enhanced Peacekeeping with Monitoring Technologies
Authors: Reynolds Salerno (USA), David Barber (USA), Randall Parish (USA), Michael Vannoni (USA), and Rebecca Frerichs (USA)

2000
South Asia Water Resources Workshop: An Effort to Promote Water Quality Data Sharing in South Asia
Authors: Gaurav Rajen (USA), Kent Biringer (USA), and David Betsill (USA)

2000
Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAVs) for Cooperative Monitoring
Author: Lawrence Trost (USA)

2000
Conceptual Monitoring Options for a Southern Lebanon Withdrawal Agreement
Authors: Charles Spain (USA), Lawrence Trost (USA), and Michael Vannoni (USA)

1999
Concepts and Strategies for Transparency Monitoring of Nuclear Materials at the Back End of the Fuel/Weapons Cycle
Authors: Laurence Costin (USA), Peter Davies (USA), and Arian Pregenzer (USA)

1998
Detecting Massed Troops with the French SPOT Satellites
Authors: Vipin Gupta (USA), and George Harris (USA)

1998
CMC Participation in the Regional Center for Strategic Studies (RCSS) Workshop
Authors: Kent Biringer (USA), and John Olsen (USA)

1998
Sensors in the Sinai: A Precedent for Regional Cooperative Monitoring
Author: Michael Vannoni (USA)

1997
Potential Cooperative Measures for Civilian Nuclear Facilities
Author: Richard Lincoln (USA)

1997
Confidence Building on the Korean Peninsula: A Conceptual Development for the Cooperative Monitoring of Limited-Force Deployment Zones
Authors: Michael Vannoni (USA), Ruth Duggan (USA), Man-Kwon Nam (South Korea), Kwang-Keun Moon (South Korea), and Myung-Jin Kim (South Korea)

1997
Potential Nuclear Cooperative Measures for Safety, the Environment and Nonproliferation in East Asia
Authors: John Olsen (USA)

1997
Cooperative Monitoring and Its Role in Regional Security
Authors: Kent Biringer (USA), John Olsen (USA), Richard Lincoln (USA), Pauline Spaulding (USA), Ahmed Hasan (USA), and David Betsill (USA)

1996
The Cooperative Monitoring Center: Achieving Cooperative Security Objectives Through Technical Collaborations
Authors: Kent Biringer (USA), and Arian Pregenzer (USA)

1996
Cooperative Monitoring of Regional Security Agreements
Authors: Adrian Pregenzer (USA), Michael Vannoni (USA), and Kent Biringer (USA)

1995
Cooperative Monitoring Workshop: Focus on the Middle East
Authors: Arian Pregenzer (USA), Michael Vannoni (USA), Kent Biringer (USA), and Pauline Dobranich (USA)

Activities to Further Nonproliferation and Encourage Confidence Building Measures on the Korean Peninsula
Author: John Olsen (USA)