CNEC’s research goals are:

  • Signatures and Observables (S&O): Identify and exploit signatures and observables associated with special nuclear material (SNM) production, storage, and movement.
  • Simulation, Analysis, and modeling (SAM): Develop simulation, analysis, and modeling methods to identify and characterize SNM and facilities processing SNM.
  • Data Fusion and Analytic Techniques (DFAT): Apply multi-source data fusion and analytic techniques to detect nuclear proliferation activities.
  • Replacement of Dangerous Radiological Sources (RDRS): Develop viable replacements for potentially dangerous industrial and medical radiological sources.

Research Opportunities

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