Alexander Glaser

Alexander Glaser is assistant professor at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Princeton University, where he directs the Nuclearfutures Laboratory. His research interests include nuclear disarmament and nonproliferation, nuclear transparency and verification, the nuclear fuel cycle, and nuclear energy. Glaser is the co-editor of the journal Science & Global Security and a member of the International Panel on Fissile Materials, which publishes the Global Fissile Material Reports.

Forthcoming Publications and Working Papers

H. Feiveson, A. Glaser, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel, Unmaking the Bomb: A Fissile Material Approach to Nuclear Disarmament and Nonproliferation, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, September 2014.

K. Mayer and A. Glaser, Nuclear Forensics, in N. E. Busch and J. F. Pilat (eds.), The Routledge Handbook of Nuclear Proliferation and Policy, Routledge, December 2014.

A. Ahmad, E. B. McClamrock, A. Glaser, Neutronics Calculations for Denatured Molten Salt Reactors: Assessing Resource Requirements and Proliferation-Risk Attributes, Annals of Nuclear Energy, forthcoming.

D. Turnbull, A. Glaser, and R. Goldston, Investigating the Value of Fusion Energy Using the Global Change Assessment Model, under review.

S. Chakravarty, A. Glaser, and M. V. Ramana, N-DICE: An Integrated Assessment Model Weighing the Role and Impact of Nuclear Accidents, working paper.

 

Selected Papers and Publications (2011-2014)

A. Glaser, B. Barak, and R. Goldston, A Zero-knowledge Protocol for Nuclear Warhead Verification, Nature, 510, June 2014, pp. 497-502.

A. Glaser, Z. Mian, H. Mousavian, and F. von Hippel, Agreeing on Limits for Iran’s Centrifuge Program: A Two-Stage Strategy, Arms Control Today, July/August 2014.

A. Ahmad, F. von Hippel, and A. Glaser, Conversion Options for Iran’s IR-40 Reactor with Reduced Plutonium Production, 55th Annual INMM Meeting, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

Z. Mian, A. Glaser, F. von Hippel, S. Mousavian, E. Kiyaei, and H. Feiveson, Fissile Material Controls in the Middle East: Steps Toward a Middle East Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone, 55th Annual INMM Meeting, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

M. Kütt, M. Englert, and A. Glaser, Open Source Meets Nuclear Arms Control, 55th Annual INMM Meeting, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

M. Kütt, S. Philippe, B. Barak, A. Glaser, and R. J. Goldston, Authenticating Nuclear Warheads With High Confidence, 55th Annual INMM Meeting, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

R. J. Goldston, F. d’Errico, A. di Fulvio, A. Glaser, S. Philippe, M. E. Walker, Zero-knowledge Warhead Verification: System Requirements and Detector Technologies, 55th Annual INMM Meeting, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

A. Ahmad, F. von Hippel, A. Glaser, and Z. Mian, A Win-Win Solution For Iran’s Arak Reactor, Arms Control Today, April 2014.

S. Philippe and A. Glaser, Nuclear Archaeology for Gaseous Diffusion Enrichment Plants, Science & Global Security, 22 (1), 2014, pp. 27-49.

Z. Mian and A. Glaser, Confronting the Perpetual Menace to Human Security, Openness as a Tool to Enable Nuclear Disarmament, Nonproliferation Review, 21 (1), 2014, pp. 65-75.

Z. Mian and A. Glaser, Confronting the Perpetual Menace to Human Security, Increasing Transparency of Nuclear Warhead and Fissile Material Stocks as a Step toward Nuclear Disarmament, An Open World: Science, Technology and Society in the Light of Niels Bohr’s Thoughts, University of Copenhagen, 4-6 December 2013.

M. V. Ramana, L. Berzak Hopkins, and A. Glaser, Licensing Small Modular Reactors, Energy, 61 (1), November 2013, pp. 555-564.

A. Glaser and Z. Mian, Global Stocks and Production of Fissile Materials, 2012, Chapter 6.X in SIPRI Yearbook 2013, Oxford University Press, 2013, pp. 326-331.

A. Glaser, L. Berzak Hopkins, and M. V. Ramana, Resource Requirements and Proliferation Risks Associated with Small Modular Reactors, Nuclear Technology, 184 (1), October 2013, pp. 121-129.

Z. Mian and A. Glaser, Global Fissile Material Report 2013: Increasing Transparency of Nuclear Warhead and Fissile Material Stocks as a Step toward Disarmament, International Panel on Fissile Materials, Princeton, New Jersey, September 2013.

A. Glaser, B. Barak, and R. Goldston, Towards a Practical Implementation of an Inspection System for Nuclear Warhead Verification With an Inherent Information Barrier, 54th Annual INMM Meeting, 14-18 July 2013, Palm Desert, California.

S. Philippe and A. Glaser, Nuclear Archaeology for Gaseous Diffusion Enrichment Plants, 54th Annual INMM Meeting, 14-18 July 2013, Palm Desert, California.

E. B. McClamrock and A. Glaser, Molten Salt Reactors: Resource Requirements and Proliferation-Risk Attributes of Single-Fluid and Two-Fluid Designs, 54th Annual INMM Meeting, 14-18 July 2013, Palm Desert, California.

M. Englert, G. Franceschini, A. Glaser, M. Glugla, R. Goldston, J. How, S. Konishi, W. Liebert, and R. Wallace, Report of the Consultancy Meeting on Non-Proliferation Challenges in Connection with Magnetic Fusion Power Plants, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, June 2013.

R. Socolow, T. Rosenbaum, L. J. Korb, L. Eden, R. Ewing, A. Glaser, J. E. Hansen, S. Kartha, E. “Rocky” Kolb, L. M. Krauss, L. Lederman, R. Rajaraman, M. V. Ramana, R. Rosner, J. Sims, R. C. J. Somerville, and E. J. Wilson, An Open Letter to President Obama: The Time on the Doomsday Clock is Five Minutes to Midnight, www.thebulletin.org, 14 January 2013.

A. Glaser, From Brokdorf to Fukushima: The Long Journey to Nuclear Phaseout, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 68 (6), November/December 2012, pp. 10-21.

A. Glaser and Z. Mian, Global Stocks and Production of Fissile Materials, 2011, Chapter 7.X in SIPRI Yearbook 2012, Oxford University Press, 2012, pp. 345-350.

A. Glaser and U. Filges, Neutron-Use Optimization with Virtual Experiments to Facilitate Research-Reactor Conversion to Low-Enriched Fuel, Science & Global Security, 20 (2-3), 2012, pp. 141-154.

A. Glaser and R. Goldston, Proliferation Risks of Fusion Energy: Clandestine Production, Covert Production, and Breakout, Nuclear Fusion, 52 (4), April 2012.

A. Glaser, Facilitating Nuclear Disarmament: Verified Declarations of Fissile Material Stocks and Production, Nonproliferation Review, 19 (1), 2012, pp. 125-135.

A. Glaser, B. Barak, and R. Goldston, A New Approach to Nuclear Warhead Verification Using a Zero-Knowledge Protocol, 53rd Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 15-19 July 2012, Orlando, Florida.

L. Berzak Hopkins, A. Glaser, M. V. Ramana, Envisioning a Large-Scale Deployment of Small Modular Reactors, 53rd Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 15-19 July 2012, Orlando, Florida.

R. J. Goldston and A. Glaser, Safeguard Requirements for Fusion Power Plants, 53rd Annual Meeting of the Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 15-19 July 2012, Orlando, Florida.

A. Gasner and A. Glaser, Nuclear Archaeology for Heavy-Water-Moderated Plutonium Production Reactors, Science & Global Security, 19 (3), 2011, pp. 223-233.

R. J. Goldston and A. Glaser, Inertial Confinement Fusion Energy R&D and Nuclear Proliferation: The Need for Direct and Transparent Review, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, 67 (3), 2011, pp. 59-66.

A. Glaser, After Fukushima: Preparing for a More Uncertain Future of Nuclear Power, Electricity Journal, 24 (6), July 2011, pp. 27-35.

A. Glaser and Z. Mian, Global Fissile Material Report 2011: Nuclear Weapon and Fissile Material Stockpiles and Production, International Panel on Fissile Materials, Princeton, New Jersey, January 2012.

A. Glaser, Military Fissile Material Production and Stocks in France, 52nd Annual INMM Meeting, 17-21 July 2011, Palm Desert, California.

A. Glaser and M. Miller, Estimating Plutonium Production at Israel’s Dimona Reactor, 52nd Annual INMM Meeting, 17-21 July 2011, Palm Desert, California.

A. Dogariu, C. Stein, A. Glaser, and R. Miles, Long Range Trace Detection by Radar REMPI, 42nd AIAA Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference, 27-30 June 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii.

A. Glaser, After the Nuclear Renaissance: The Age of Discovery, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, www.thebulletin.org, 17 March 2011.

 

Selected Talks and Lectures (2012-2014)

Tilting at Windmills? Research, Collaboration, Advocacy, and Agenda Setting on Fissile Materials, with Zia Mian, International Summer Symposium on Science and World Affairs, Princeton, NJ, August 1, 2014.

How To Dismantle an Atomic Bomb, Research Experience for Undergraduates, July 28, 2014.

New Verification Challenges and Opportunities for Nuclear Disarmament, International Summer Symposium on Science and World Affairs, July 25, 2014

When Things Go Wrong: Authenticating Nuclear Warheads With High Confidence, 55th Annual INMM Meeting, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

Fissile Material Controls in the Middle East: Steps Toward Middle-East Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone, 55th Annual INMM Meeting, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.

Issues and Opportunities in Nuclear Arms Control and Disarmament Verification, James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Washington, DC, July 17, 2014.

New Verification Technologies for Arms Control and Disarmament, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation and James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Baden, Austria, June 19, 2014.

Toward a Final Settlement of the Iran Nuclear Crisis, Carnegie-Tsinghua Center for Global Policy, Beijing, China, May 29, 2014.

Verifying Nuclear Disarmament: An Overview of the Global Zero Nuclear Warhead Verification Project, Symposium on Arms Control Verification Techniques, Mianyang, Sichuan, China, May 27, 2014.

Centrifuge Enrichment and the Breakout Problem, Spring 2014 Meeting of the International Panel on Fissile Materials, Rio de Janeiro, March 20, 2014.

New Verification Technologies for Arms Control and Disarmament, Secretary-General’s Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters, United Nations, New York, March 5, 2014.

Nuclear Choices: Technologies and Policies for Nuclear Power After Fukushima, Princeton University, February 19, 2014.

The Future of Nuclear Power: Large or Small?, Princeton University, February 4, 2014.

How To Dismantle an Atomic Bomb: On Overview of the Global Zero Nuclear Warhead Verification Project, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 27 November 2013.

Small Modular Reactors: State of Play, 2013. Nuclear Technology, Nuclear Energy, and a Middle-East Weapon-of-Mass-Destruction-Free Zone, Georgetown University, Doha, Qatar, 27 October 2013.

Verifying Nuclear Disarmament, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Vienna, 27 September 2013.

Convert-and-Upgrade Strategies for Research Reactors, IAEA Consultancy Meeting on International Cooperation on Minimizing the Use of HEU in Research, Vienna, 25 September 2013.

A New Approach to Nuclear Warhead Verification Using a Zero-Knowledge Protocol, Global Security Technical Webinar Series, 19 September 2013.

Nuclear Power in Integrated Assessment Models, University of Maryland, 19 September 2013.

Proliferation Risks of Magnetic Fusion Energy, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, 26 June 2013.

Nuclear Power After Fukushima: Large or Small?, Research Experience for Undergraduates, Princeton University, 21 June 2013.

A New Approach to Nuclear Warhead Verification Using a Zero-Knowledge Protocol, Yale University, 5 April 2013.

Increasing the Transparency of Nuclear-warhead and Fissile-material Stocks as a Step Toward Nuclear Disarmament, with Zia Mian, Royal Institute of International Affairs, Chatham House, London, 21 March 2013.

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Dismantle the Bomb: A New Approach to Nuclear Warhead Verification, Princeton Research Symposium, 17 November 2012.

Nuclear Power in the United States: Large or Small?, Synergize 2012, Princeton University, 13 November 2012.

Verification Challenges of an FM(C)T: Non-production of Highly Enriched Uranium, Second Scientific Experts Meeting on Technical Issues Related to a Treaty Banning the Production of Fissile Material for Nuclear Weapons or Other Nuclear Explosive Devices, Palais des Nations, United Nations, Geneva, 28 August 2012.

Note: Based on the briefings made on the occasion of this meeting, the Conference on Disarmament published UN Document CD/1943, 13 September 2012.

Nuclear Archaeology: Cold War Legacies and the Challenge of Verifying Nuclear Disarmament, Research Experience for Undergraduates, Princeton University, 20 July 2012.

Ignorance is Bliss: Nuclear Warhead Verification Using a Zero-Knowledge Protocol, Twenty-fourth International Summer Symposium on Science and World Affairs, Princeton University, 7 July 2012.

Nuclear Power After Fukushima: Where is it Heading?, Invited Keynote, International Energy Workshop, Cape Town, South Africa, 21 June 2012.

Nuclear Power After Fukushima: Where is it Heading?, Fondazione Eni Enrico Mattei, Venice, Italy, 31 May 2012.

The Role of Nuclear Power for Decarbonization, University of Venice, Italy, 29 May 2012.

Neutronics Calculations for Notional Small Modular Reactors, Brookhaven National Laboratory, 9 May 2012.

A New Approach to Nuclear Warhead Verification Using a Zero-Knowledge Protocol, PPPL Colloquium, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, 16 May 2012.

Will Nuclear Energy Fare Better in a World Where Climate Change is a Priority?, Princeton Energy and Climate Scholars (PECS), Princeton, NJ, 19 April 2012.

Increasing the Transparency of Nuclear-Warhead and Fissile-Material Stocks as a Step Toward Disarmament: Opportunities for Cooperative Transparency Projects, First NPT Preparatory Committee (in preparation for the 2015 NPT Review Conference), United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs, Vienna, 3-4 May 2012.

Nuclear Power One Year After Fukushima, CMI Annual Conference, Princeton University, 17 April 2012.

Nuclear Archaeology, Cold War Legacies and the Challenge of Verifying Nuclear Disarmament, Princeton University, 26 April 2012.

Preventing Nuclear Terrorism, National Press Club, Washington, DC, 6 April 2012.

Facilitating Nuclear Disarmament, Verified Declarations of Fissile Material Stocks and Production, George Washington University, Elliott School of International Affairs, Washington, DC, 12 March 2012.

Is There a Future for Nuclear Power After Fukushima?, Science on Saturday, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, 21 January 2012.

 

Old But Gold — and Still Worth Reading?

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, 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, Internationalization of the Nuclear Fuel Cycle, Commissioned Report for the International Commission on Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament, ICNND Research Paper No. 9, February 2009.

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

A. Glaser, Isotopic Signatures of Weapon-Grade Plutonium from Dedicated Natural Uranium-Fueled Production Reactors and Their Relevance for Nuclear Forensic Analysis, Nuclear Science and Engineering, 163 (1), September 2009, pp. 26-33.

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, 280 (1), 2009, pp. 85-90.

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.

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

M. May, R. Abedin-Zadeh, D. Barr, A. Carnesale, P. E. Coyle, J. Davis, W. Dorland, W. Dunlop, S. Fetter, A. Glaser, I. D. Hutcheon, F. Slakey, and B. Tannenbaum, 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, DC, February 2008.

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

A. Glaser, On the Proliferation Potential of Uranium Fuel for Research Reactors at Various Enrichment Levels, Science & Global Security, 14 (1), 2006, pp. 1-24.

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

 

Even Older (Other Stuff)

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, 11-15 July 2010, Baltimore, Maryland.

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, 11-15 July 2010, Baltimore, Maryland.

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

H. A. Feiveson, A. Glaser, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel (eds.), Global Fissile Material Report 2009: A Path to Nuclear Disarmament, International Panel on Fissile Materials, Princeton, New Jersey, October 2009.

H. 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.

F. 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.

R. J. Goldston, A. Glaser, and A. 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.

R. S. Kemp and A. Glaser, Statement on Iran’s Ability to Make a Nuclear Weapon and the Significance of the 19 February 2009 IAEA Report on Iran’s Uranium-Enrichment Program, 2 March 2009.

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

H. 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.

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

H. A. Feiveson, A. Glaser, 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 and S. Bürger, Verification of an FMCT: The Case of Enrichment Facilities, Institute of Nuclear Materials Management, 49th INMM Annual Meeting, 13-17 July 2008, Nashville, Tennessee.

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

H. 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, 13-17 July 2008, Nashville, Tennessee.

H. Feiveson, A. Glaser, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel, Global Fissile Material Report 2007, International Panel on Fissile Materials, October 2007.

A. Glaser, 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.

A. Glaser and M. V. Ramana, Weapon-Grade Plutonium Production Potential in the Indian Prototype Fast Breeder Reactor, Science & Global Security, 15 (2), 2007, pp. 85-105.

A. Glaser, 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.

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

R. S. Kemp and A. Glaser, The Gas Centrifuge and the Nonproliferation of Nuclear Weapons, 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.

A. Glaser and F. von Hippel, Nuclear Terrorism: The Preventable Catastrophe? (Nuklearterrorismus: Die vermeidbare Katastrophe?), published in German, Spektrum der Wissenschaft, August 2006, pp. 68-75.

H. Feiveson, A. Glaser, Z. Mian, and F. von Hippel (eds.), Global Fissile Material Report 2006, International Panel on Fissile Materials, Princeton, New Jersey, September 2006.

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

M. Englert, A. Glaser, and W. Liebert, 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, published in German, Interdisciplinary Research Group on Science, Technology, and Security (IANUS), Darmstadt University of Technology, June 2006.

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

A. Glaser and Z. Mian, Life in a Nuclear Powered Crowd, INESAP Information Bulletin, 26, June 2006, pp. 4-8. This article was first published in INES Newsletter, 52, April 2006.

A. Glaser and F. von Hippel, Thwarting Nuclear Terrorism, Scientific American, February 2006, pp. 56-63.

A. Glaser and F. von Hippel, Global Cleanout: Reducing the Threat of HEU-fueled Nuclear Terrorism, Arms Control Today, 36 (1), January/February 2006, pp. 18-23.

A. Glaser, 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.

A. Glaser, 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.

A. Glaser, Beyond A.Q. Khan: The Gas Centrifuge, Nuclear Weapon Proliferation, and the NPT Regime, INESAP Information Bulletin, 23, April 2004, pp. 50-54.

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

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

A. Glaser, The Conversion of Research Reactors to Low-Enriched Fuel and the Case of the FRM-II, Science & Global Security, 10 (1), 2002, pp. 61-79.

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

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

W. Liebert, A. Glaser, and C. Pistner, Elimination Versus Disposal Options for Plutonium, in: M. B. Kalinowski (ed.): Global Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, Nomos, Baden-Baden, 2000.

W. Liebert, R. BŠähr,A. Glaser, L. Hahn, C. Pistner, Fortgeschrittene Nuklearsysteme (Advanced Nuclear Systems), published in German, Review Study for the Office of Technology Assessment, Swiss Science Council, TA 34/1999, Bern, April 1999.

A. Glaser, Abbrandrechnungen für ein System zur Eliminierung von Waffenplutonium, Diploma Thesis, Department of Physics, Darmstadt University of Technology, 1998.

 

Talks Given a Very Long Time Ago

The Princeton Warhead Verification Project, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 9 December 2011.

Going to Low Numbers: Technical Challenges of Nuclear Disarmament Verification, Seminar Series, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, 7 October 2011.

Implications of the Fukushima Crisis, Panel Discussion, Workshop on Leadership and the Future of Nuclear Energy, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Argonne National Laboratory, and University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 9 June 2011.

Is There a Future for Nuclear Power After Fukushima?, Sixth Annual Millennial Lecture, Princeton University, 28 May 2011.

NMMSS, Nuclear Archaeology, and the Verification of Nuclear Disarmament, Invited Presentation, 2011 NMMSS Users Annual Training Meeting, U.S. Department of Energy, San Diego, CA, 18 May 2011.

The Future of Nuclear Power After the Fukushima Accidents, Keynote Address, 6th Annual Energy Symposium, Rutgers Energy Institute, Rutgers, New Brunswick, NJ, 4 May 2011.

The Fukushima-Daiichi Nuclear Crisis and its Impact on the Future of Nuclear Power, with Robert Socolow, Princeton Environmental Institute, Princeton University, 8 April 2011.

Fukushima and the Nuclear Renaissance, Invited Presentation, Public Forum on Japan and Early Lessons for the Nuclear Industry, New Jersey Institute Technology, Newark, NJ, 4 April 2011.

After The Earthquake: Japan’s Nuclear Plant Crisis, Panel Discussion with Erik VanMarcke, M. V. Ramana, and Frank von Hippel, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, 24 March 2011.

Towards a Nuclear-Weapon-Free World? Verified Declarations of Fissile Material Production and Stocks, Keynote Lecture, Carl Friedrich von WeizsŠ$auml;cker Center for Science and Peace Research, Hamburg, Germany, 4 January 2011.

Proliferation Resistance: Panacea or Pipe Dream?, Invited Presentation, Doomsday Clock Symposium, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, DC, 4 November 2010.