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03/16/2018
Siegfried S. Hecker is a professor emeritus (research) in the Department of Management Science and Engineering and a senior fellow emeritus at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI) and the Center for International Security and Cooperation (CISAC) at Stanford University. Hecker was co-director of CISAC from 2007-2012. He served as the fifth director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory from 1986-1997.
03/16/2018
Dr. Valerie Browning was named director of DARPA’s Defense Sciences Office (DSO) in December 2017. Dr. Browning has more than 30 years of experience in managing and executing defense-related research and development. Prior to her most recent DARPA appointment, Dr. Browning worked as an independent consultant providing subject matter expertise and strategic planning support to the Department of Defense, Department of Energy, and other government clients in the areas of advanced materials and alternative energy. She also served as chief technology officer for HELM System Solutions, Inc., a woman-owned small research and development (R&D) business.
03/16/2018
Dr. Vincent Tang joined DARPA as a program manager in the Defense Sciences Office in 2013. His interests primarily involve the development of new technologies for countering weapons of mass destruction. His work at DARPA to date has involved the creation and operationalization of the SIGMA system for ubiquitous monitoring of nuclear and radiological threats, intense and compact neutron sources for portable radiography, and hybrid digital and analog computing architectures for scientific computing. Tang was named Program Manager of the Year in 2016 and a finalist for the Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medal in 2017.
03/16/2018
Mr. Weber has dedicated his professional life to countering nuclear, chemical, and biological threats and to strengthening global health security.
03/16/2018
Peter Bergen is a print and television journalist, documentary producer, think tank executive, professor, and the author of five books, three of which were New York Times bestsellers and four of which were named among the non-fiction books of the year by the Washington Post. The books have been translated into twenty-one languages and have been turned into four documentaries, two of which were nominated for Emmys and one of which won an Emmy.