What do better batteries, reducing fuel consumption, improved cancer treatment, and making metals corrosion and heat resistant have to do with nonproliferation? NNSA’s Office of Nonproliferation and International Security promotes innovative solutions to global, regional and national security challenges, while at the same time advancing science best practices and applying cutting-edge science to support security policy priorities. NIS supports collaborative R&D projects that draw on expertise from both industry and U.S. national labs.
Recent projects include:
Additional project information: http://nnsa.energy.gov/content/greenweek2011
About the photo: Plasma-torch combustion system at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.