FAS Experts

FAS staff and affiliates come from a variety of scientific and academic backgrounds. With professional experience in aeronautical engineering, biology, environmental science, government, physics, nuclear engineering, law, and political science, our experts work to provide technical and skilled analysis on a variety of catastrophic threats to security.

Steven Aftergood

Staff

Steven Aftergood is the Director of the FAS Government Secrecy Project.


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Christopher Bidwell

Affiliate

Chris Bidwell is a Senior Fellow for Nonproliferation Law and Policy at FAS.


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Andrew Choi

Staff

Andrew is a Senior Fellow at the Federation of American Scientists serving in the Office of the President at the World Bank, working on its Famine Action Mechanism (FAM) program to better predict global crises and provide aid faster and more efficientl …


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Michael A. Fisher

Staff

Dr. Michael A. Fisher is a Senior Fellow with the Federation of American Scientists, working on a range of issues across the science and technology policy landscape. He also writes the FAS Congressional Science Policy Initiative Newsletter. Prior to jo …


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Martin Hellman

Affiliate

Martin Hellman is an Adjunct Senior Fellow for Nuclear Risk Analysis at FAS.


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Kathryn Kohn

Staff

Kathryn Kohn is the Marketing, and Communications Manager at FAS.


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Matt Korda

Staff

Matt Korda is a Research Associate for the Nuclear Information Project at the Federation of American Scientists, where he co-authors the Nuclear Notebook with Hans Kristensen. Previously, he worked for the Arms Control, Disarmament, and WMD Non-Prolife …


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Hans Kristensen

Staff

Hans Kristensen is the Director of the Nuclear Information Project at FAS.


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Bruce MacDonald

Affiliate

Bruce MacDonald is an Adjunct Senior Fellow for National Security Technology at FAS.


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Jenifer Mackby

Affiliate

Jenifer Mackby is a Senior Fellow for International Security at FAS.


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Lindsay Milliken

Staff

Lindsay Milliken is a Research Assistant for Science, Technology, and Information Policy at the Federation of American Scientists. She supports both the Congressional Science Policy Initiative and the Technology and Innovation Initiative. Previously, …


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Adam Mount

Staff

Adam Mount is a Senior Fellow & Director of the FAS Defense Posture Project.


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