LLNL scientist receives NNSA award for developing uncrackable code for nuclear weapons
Thursday, November 20, 2014 - 12:19pm
Mark Hart, a scientist and engineer in Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s Defense Technologies Division, has been awarded the 2015 Surety Transformation Initiative (STI) Award from the NNSA Enhanced Surety Program.
The STI award aims to stimulate and encourage the development of potentially transformational nuclear weapon surety technologies and explore innovative, preferably monumental shift solutions, to unmet surety needs.
About the photo: Mark Hart, from LLNL, has developed a new approach for ensuring nuclear weapons and their components can't fall prey to unauthorized use. The beauty of his approach: Let the weapon protect itself.