A team of physicists including the Middlebury Institute’s Dr. Ferenc Dalnoki-Veress was awarded the Breakthrough Prize for the same neutrino research that recently won them a Nobel Prize.
Nonproliferation & Terrorism Studies
Middlebury Institute student Sarah Bidgood is building a strong network of future colleagues in the field of nuclear security through participation in unique bilateral programs made possible through the Institute’s Graduate Initiative in Russian Studies.
Dr. Ferenc Dalnoki-Veress, Middlebury Institute professor and scientist-in-residence at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, was a member of the research team whose work was awarded the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics for a crucial discovery that has changed our understanding of the innermost workings of matter.
Three Middlebury Institute students will be working on research projects as part of the highly selective Stanford U.S.-Russia Forum, which began with a recent conference in Moscow.
The Middlebury Institute International Studies is offering the unique opportunity to hear three leading nuclear nonproliferation experts’ assessment of the Iran nuclear agreement at an Aug. 31 forum in Monterey.
Media coverage of the recently announced nuclear agreement with Iran included comments from several experts from the Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano was the opening speaker at a celebration in Vienna marking the 25th Anniversary of the Middlebury Institute´s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.
Middlebury Institute student Kathryn Smart will study culture, politics, and religion in Chechnya this summer before heading off to Georgia to improve her Chechen language skills on a Boren Fellowship.
As the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki approaches later this year, the Middlebury Institute's Critical Issues Forum brought American, Russian, and Japanese high school students together to discuss nuclear disarmament - in Hiroshima.