Topic: National security

UT Austin President Bill Powers to Visit Midland for Discussion on National Security, Energy Policy

Feb. 13, 2015

EVENT: University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers will visit Midland, Texas, to attend a panel discussion with experts from UT Austin's William P. Clements, Jr. Center for History, Strategy and Statecraft. The panelists will discuss "The War on Terror from September 11 to Today: What It Means for American National Security and Energy Policy."

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Improved Method for Isotope Enrichment Could Secure a Vital Global Commodity

June 30, 2014

[caption id="attachment_46733" align="alignright" width="400" caption="MAGIS Device (magnetically activated and guided isotope separation). Click on the image to view an animation of the MAGIS device in action and to read more about how it works. Animation by Marianna Grenadier."]MAGIS Device (magnetically activated and guided isotope separation).[/caption]

AUSTIN, Texas  Researchers at The University of Texas at Austin have devised a new method for enriching a group of the world's most expensive chemical commodities, stable isotopes, which are vital to medical imaging and nuclear power, as reported this week in the journal Nature Physics. For many isotopes, the new method is cheaper than existing methods. For others, it is more environmentally friendly.

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Middle East Expert Guide

Aug. 27, 2013

American Foreign Policy in the Middle East

William Inboden
Associate Professor of Public Affairs
Executive Director, Clements Center for History, Strategy and Statecraft

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Protecting bridges from terrorist attacks

Sept. 9, 2011
Associate Professor Eric Williamson developed the first-ever national guidelines for building and retrofitting bridges so

In the decade since 9/11, Engineering Associate Professor Eric Williamson has been designing structures that are safer and more resistant to collapsing.

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The changing policy landscape after 9/11

Sept. 8, 2011
The changing policy landscape after 9/11

Graduate students offer their perspectives on how policy issues such as immigration and national security have evolved over the last decade.

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