In 2009, Erika Mariano (MANPTS ’13) and fellow UCLA undergraduate students published a study in the MIT International Review suggesting that Osama bin Laden was living in a walled compound in an urban area of central Pakistan.
Nonproliferation & Terrorism Studies
A front page article in the Monterey Herald extensively quotes Dr. William Potter, founder and director of the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies, regarding the significance of the death of Osama Bin Laden.
The NATO Review, the official publication of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, recently sought the expertise of Monterey Institute professor Sharad Joshi to shed a light on the issue of corruption in Afghanistan.
Ambassador Nabil Fahmy, former Egyptian Ambassador to the U.S. and longtime friend of MIIS, shared his insights on the recent wave of change in the Middle East to a packed Irvine Auditorium on April 20.
Building on the success of last year’s conference, TEDxMonterey returns to the Monterey Institute on April 15 with a new lineup of guest speakers, this year addressing innovation.
Ambassador Nabil Fahmy will deliver a public lecture addressing the implications of recent events in the Middle East at MIIS on April 20.
The nuclear crisis in Japan has led to increased public debate and scrutiny about the safety of nuclear plants in the United States and national media outlets to seek the expert opinion of specialists at the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies.
Leaders from the Monterey Institute and the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies attended an opening ceremony in Vienna Friday for the new CNS-managed Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation.
Avner Cohen, senior fellow at the Monterey Institute’s James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies , was recently interviewed for the nationally broadcast program “Conversations with History.”
Monterey Institute Professor Gordon Hahn’s recently published analysis showing an increase in Jihadist violence in Russia has been widely quoted in the national and international media.