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Center for Nuclear Security Science and Policy Initiatives

The Center for Nuclear Security Science and Policy Initiatives (NSSPI) is a joint TEES/Texas A&M center housed in the Nuclear Engineering Department and in collaboration with the George Bush School of Government and Public Service. The mission of NSSPI is to work collaboratively with national laboratories and other partners to develop and apply science and technology to detect, prevent, and reverse the proliferation of nuclear and radiological weapons and guard against nuclear terrorism; educate the next generation of leaders in the field of nuclear security sciences; and to study the policy implications of deploying new technologies.

Sunil S. Chirayath

  • Director, Center for Nuclear Security Science and Policy Initiatives (NSSPI)
  • Associate Professor
Sunil S. Chirayath

Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center

The Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center is dedicated to combating adversaries who desire to harm American citizens, government entities or corporate America through cyber attacks. The center seeks to advance the collective cybersecurity knowledge, capabilities and practices through groundbreaking research, innovation and education. Working with researchers, faculty and industry leaders, the center prepares a corps of well-educated cybersecurity professionals to pave the way to a cybersecure future.

John Andrew Hamilton Jr.

  • Director, Texas A&M Cybersecurity Center
  • Professor
John Andrew Hamilton Jr.

The Texas A&M Global Cyber Research Institute Endowed by Ray Rothrock ’77 and Anthony Wood ’87

The Texas A&M Global Cyber Research Institute (GCRI) endowed by Ray Rothrock ’77 and Anthony Wood ’87 provides a platform for research, leadership, engagement, and cybersecurity education. The Texas A&M GCRI is a joint Texas A&M University and Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) institute that provides oversight and coordination among cybersecurity programs within TEES and Texas A&M University colleges, institutes and centers.

Costas N. Georghiades

  • Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Delbert A. Whitaker Chair Professor
  • Senior Associate Vice President for Research
Costas N. Georghiades