Archive | 2021

Event: Science & Diplomacy, with Sir Christopher Llewellyn Smith, 1st March 2022

On Tuesday 1st March, Oxford Student/Young Pugwash hosted Prof. Sir Christopher Llewellyn Smith for a talk and discussion about the relationship between science and diplomacy.

Sir Christopher is a theoretical physicist and was knighted ‘for services to particle physics’ in 2001.…

Call for Presentations: Technology & Peace Conference (SYP UK)

  • SYP UK Annual Conference // 12th February 2022 // University of Leicester
  • Call for Presentations (pdf) – here

 

Students at SYP conferenceStudent / Young Pugwash (SYP) is a network of students, researchers and younger people interested in a wide range of peace and security issues.…

New Research: On Current and Near-Future Missile Defence Systems

British Pugwash Note (Nov 2021) is below and in PDF here. The full report here.


THAAD missile defence system (plus stars)British Pugwash commissioned a study from Harry Spencer, a postgraduate scholar at the University of Birmingham, which addresses the capabilities and effectiveness of current and near-future missile defence against traditional and hypersonic missiles.…

Note on Current and Near-Future Missile Defence Systems

A study commissioned by British Pugwash from Harry Spencer, a postgraduate scholar at the University of Birmingham, has been published online here. The study addresses the capabilities and effectiveness of current and near-future missile defence against traditional and hypersonic missiles.…