Publications

H. Feiveson, A. Glaser, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel (eds.): Global Fissile Material Report 2010: Balancing the Books, International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM), December 2010.

A. Glaser and Z. Mian, “Global Stocks of Fissile Materials, 2009,” Appendix 8A in SIPRI Yearbook 2010, Oxford University Press, July 2010, pp. 367–370.

A. Glaser, “Facilitating Nuclear Disarmament: Verified Declarations of Fissile Material Stocks and Production,” 51st Annual INMM Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 11-15 July 2010.

F. von Hippel, H. Feiveson, A. Glaser, A. Meerburg, and Z. Mian, Treatment of Pre-existing Stocks in a Fissile Material (Cutoff) Treaty, 51st Annual INMM Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 11-15 July 2010.

A. Glaser, The Civilian Nuclear Fuel Cycle in a Nuclear Weapon Free World: Challenges and Opportunities, Chapter 4 in B. M. Blechman and A. K. Bollfrass (eds.), Elements of a Nuclear Disarmament Treaty: Unblocking the Road to Zero, Stimson Center, Washington, DC, January 2010.

A. Glaser, Z. Mian and F. von Hippel, “Time to Ban Production of Nuclear Weapons Material,” Scientific American, 13 January 2010.

Robert H. Socolow and A. Glaser, Balancing Risks: Nuclear Energy & Climate Change, Daedalus, 138 (4), Fall 2009, pp. 31-44.

Harold A. Feiveson, A. Glaser, Zia Mian, and Frank von Hippel (eds.), Global Fissile Material Report 2009: A Path to Nuclear Disarmament, International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM), Princeton, NJ, October 2009.

Harold A. Feiveson and A. Glaser, “Nuclear Energy in the Transition to a Nuclear-Weapon-Free World,” 50th INMM Annual Meeting, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 12-16 July 2009, Tucson, Arizona, USA.

Ferenc Dalnoki-Veress and A. Glaser, “A Dedicated Detector for the Verification of Highly Enriched Uranium in Naval Reactors,” 50th INMM Annual Meeting, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 12-16 July 2009, Tucson, Arizona, USA.

Robert J. Goldston, A. Glaser, and Adrian F. Ross, “Proliferation Risks of Fusion Energy: Clandestine Production, Covert Production, and Breakout,” 9th IAEA Technical Meeting on Fusion Power Plant Safety, 15-17 July 2009, IAEA Headquarters, Vienna, Austria.

A. Glaser and Stefan Bürger, Verification of a Fissile Material Cutoff Treaty: The Case of Enrichment Facilities and the Role of Ultra-trace Level Isotope Ratio Analysis, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, Vol. 280, No. 1 (2009), pp. 85-90.

A. Glaser and Zia Mian, Fissile Material Stockpiles and Production, 2008, Science & Global Security, 16(3), 2008.

A. Glaser, Characteristics of the Gas Centrifuge for Uranium Enrichment and Their Relevance for Nuclear Weapon Proliferation, Science & Global Security, 16 (1-2), 2008, pp. 1-25 (corrected).

Harold a. Feiveson, A. Glaser, Zia Mian, and Frank von Hippel (eds.), Global Fissile Material Report 2008: Scope and Verification of a Fissile Material (Cutoff) Treaty, International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM), Princeton, NJ, October 2008.

Houston G. Wood, A. Glaser, and R. Scott Kemp, The Gas Centrifuge and Nuclear Weapons Proliferation Physics Today, September 2008, pp. 40-45.

Zia Mian and A. Glaser, A Frightening Nuclear Legacy, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 64 (4), September/October 2008, pp. 42-47.

Harold A. Feiveson, Marvin Miller, and Lawrence Scheinman, Can Future Nuclear Power be Made Proliferation Resistant?, CISSM Working Paper, Center for International and Security Studies at Maryland, University of Maryland, July 2008.

A. Glaser, Verification of an FMCT: The Case of Enrichment Facilities (with Stefan Bürger), Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 49th INMM Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, 13-17 July 2008.

A. Glaser, Signatures of Weapon-grade Plutonium from Dedicated Production Reactors, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 49th INMM Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, 13-17 July 2008.

Houston G. Wood and A. Glaser, Computational Analysis of Signatures of Highly Enriched Uranium Produced by Centrifuge and Gaseous Diffusion, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 49th INMM Annual Meeting, Nashville, TN, 13-17 July 2008.

Nuclear Forensics: Role, State of the Art, Program Needs, Report by the Joint Working Group of the American Physical Society (APS) Panel on Public Affairs and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Center for Science, Technology and Security Policy, Washington, D.C., February 2008.

Resource Letter PSNAC-1: Physics and Society: Nuclear Arms Control (with Zia Mian), American Journal of Physics, 76 (1), January 2008, pp. 5-14.

Global Fissile Material Report 2007, co-edited with H. Feiveson, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel, published by the International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM), October 2007.

Performance Gain with Low-Enriched Fuel and Optimized Use of Neutrons, Proceedings of the 29th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR), 23-27 September 2007, Prague, Czech Republic.

Weapon-Grade Plutonium Production Potential in the Indian Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor (with M. V. Ramana), Science & Global Security, Volume 15, No. 2 (2007), pp. 85-105.

Neutron-Use Optimization with Virtual Experiments to Facilitate Research-Reactor Conversion to Low-Enriched Fuel, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 49th INMM Annual Meeting, 8-12 July 2007, Tucson, Arizona, USA.

Fissile Materials: Global Stocks, Production and Elimination (with H. Feiveson, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel), Appendix 12C in SIPRI Yearbook 2007, Oxford University Press, 2007, pp. 558-576.

The Gas Centrifuge and the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons (with R. S. Kemp), pp. 88-95 in Shi Zeng (ed.), Proceedings of the Ninth International Workshop on Separation Phenomena in Liquids and Gases (SPLG), 18-21 September 2006, Beijing, China, Tsinghua University Press, 2007.

Nuklearterrorismus: Die vermeidbare Katastrophe? (with F. von Hippel), Spektrum der Wissenschaft, August 2006, pp. 68-75. See also exchange of letters to the editors, December 2006, pp. 8-9 (in German).

Global Fissile Material Report 2006, co-edited with H. Feiveson, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel, published by the International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM), September 2006.

Brave New Nuclear World (Schöne neue nukleare Welt), with Z. Mian, published in German, Wissenschaft und Frieden, 3/2006, 24. Jahrgang, August 2006.

Final Report to the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF): Investigations on the Technical Options for the Conversion of the FRM-II Research Reactor, with M. Englert and W. Liebert, published in German, Interdisciplinary Research Group on Science, Technology, and Security (IANUS), Darmstadt University of Technology, June 2006.

Optimization Calculations for the Use of Monolithic Fuel in High-Flux Research Reactors (with M. Englert and W. Liebert), Transactions of the 10th International Topical Meeting on Research Reactor Fuel Management (RRFM), European Nuclear Society (ENS), 30 April – 3 May 2006, Sofia, Bulgaria.

Life in a Nuclear Powered Crowd (with Z. Mian), INESAP Information Bulletin, Issue No. 26, June 2006, pp. 4-8. This article has first been published in INES Newsletter, No. 52, April 2006.

On the Proliferation Potential of Uranium Fuel for Research Reactors at Various Enrichment Levels, Science & Global Security, Volume 14, No. 1 (2006), pp. 1-24.

Thwarting Nuclear Terrorism (with F. von Hippel), Scientific American, February 2006, pp. 56-63.

Global Cleanout: Reducing the Threat of HEU-fueled Nuclear Terrorism (with F. von Hippel), Arms Control Today, Vol. 36, No. 1, January/February 2006, pp. 18-23.

About the Enrichment Limit for Research Reactor Conversion: Why 20%?, Proceedings of the 27th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR), 6-10 November 2005, Boston, Massachusetts.

Neutronics Calculations Relevant to the Conversion of Research Reactors to Low-Enriched Fuel, Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Physics, Darmstadt University of Technology, April 2005.

Monolithic Fuel and High-Flux Reactor Conversion, Proceedings of the 26th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR), 7-12 November 2004, Vienna International Centre, Vienna, Austria.

Beyond A.Q. Khan: The Gas Centrifuge, Nuclear Weapon Proliferation, and the NPT Regime, INESAP Information Bulletin, Issue No. 23, April 2004, pp. 50-54.

Research Reactor Vulnerability to Sabotage by Terrorists (with G. Bunn, C. Braun, E. Lyman, and F. Steinhausler), Science & Global Security, Vol. 11, Nos. 2-3, December 2003, pp. 85-107.

Mathematica as a Versatile Tool to Set-up and Analyze Neutronic Calculations for Research Reactors (with F. Fujara, C. Pistner, and W. Liebert), Proceedings of the 25th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR), 5-10 October 2003, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

The Conversion of Research Reactors to Low-Enriched Fuel and the Case of the FRM-II, Science & Global Security, Volume 10, No. 1 (2002), pp. 61-79.

On the Importance of Ending the Use of HEU in the Nuclear Fuel Cycle: An Updated Assessment (with F. von Hippel), Proceedings of the 24th International Meeting on Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR), 3-8 November 2002, San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina.

Bavaria Bucks Ban, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, March/April 2002, pp. 20-22.