Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction: Academic Research Initiative
06:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction: Academic Research Initiative Dept. Homeland Security
The ARI Program has two primary objectives. Engage the academic community to advance fundamental knowledge for chemical, biological, radiological, or nuclear sciences applicable to Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) with emphasis on fundamental research to solve long-term, high-risk challenges. And to develop human capital for the CBRN science and engineering professions. Furthermore, the program works to sustain a long-term commitment to basic research in these fields and coordinates research efforts across the federal government.