This book presents the proceedings of the fourth U.S.-Russian interacademy workshop on the general theme of countering terrorism, which was held in Moscow in March 2007. The fourth in a series, this volume continues to explore topics related to urban terrorism, but with a new emphasis on potential attacks involving biological agents, transportation networks, and energy systems.
The other books in the series include:
National Academy of Sciences. 2009. Countering Terrorism: Biological Agents, Transportation Networks, and Energy Systems: Summary of a U.S.-Russian Workshop. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/12490.
|Summaries, 1 U.S.-Russian Working Group on Bioterrorism--Claire Cornelius (Rapporteur)||1-6|
|2 U.S.-Russian Working Group on Transportation System Vulnerabilities--Cynthia Getner (Rapporteur)||7-13|
|3 U.S.-Russian Working Group on Energy System Vulnerabilities--A. Chelsea Sharber (Rapporteur)||14-22|
|Selected Papers, 4 Tendencies in Global Terrorism--Raphael Perl||23-31|
|5 Use of Predictive Modeling Packages for Effective Emergency Management--Nikolai Petrovich Kopylov and Irek Ravilevich Khasanov||32-45|
|6 Organizational Measures and Decision Support Systems for Preventing and Responding to Terrorist Acts at Potentially Hazardous Facilities, on Transportation Systems, and in Locations Where Large Numbers of People Congregate--A. Yu. Kudrin, A. I. Zaporozhets, and S. A. Kachanov||46-52|
|7 Characteristics of Technological Terrorism Scenarios and Impact Factors--Nikolai A. Makhutov, Vitaly P. Petrov, and Dmitry O. Reznikov||53-69|
|8 Activities of the Russian Federal Medical-Biological Agency Related to Radiation, Chemical, and Biological Security--Vladimir V. Romanov||70-72|
|9 Disease Surveillance and International Biosecurity--David R. Franz||73-78|
|10 Emerging Viral Infections in the Asian Part of Russia--Sergei V. Netesov and Natalya A. Markovich||79-94|
|11 A Note on the Interfacial Vulnerabilities of Transportation Systems--George Bugliarello||95-103|
|12 Transportation Planning for Evacuations--John C. Falcocchio||104-115|
|13 International and National Priorities in Combating Terrorism in the Transportation Sector--Vladimir N. Lopatin||116-123|
|14 Managing the Radius of Risk--Drew F. Lieb||124-149|
|15 The Problem of Oil and Natural Gas Pipeline Security--S. G. Serebryakov||150-159|
|16 U.S.-Russian Collaboration in Combating Radiological Terrorism--John F. Ahearne||160-172|
|17 IAEA Activities in Preventing Radiological and Nuclear Terrorism--Miroslav Gregoric||173-185|
|18 Electromagnetic Terrorism: Threat to the Security of the State Infrastructure--Vladimir Ye. Fortov and Yury V. Parfyonov||186-188|
|19 The Phenomenon of Suicide Bombings in Israel: Lessons Learned--Mordecai Z. Dzikansky||189-199|
|20 Raman Spectroscopic Detection of Chemical, Biological, and Explosive Agents--Russ Zajtchuk and Gary R. Gilbert||200-207|
|21 The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate--John O'Neil||208-214|
|Appendix A: Agenda||215-223|
|Appendix B: Recent Russian and International Publications of Interest||224-226|
|Appendix C: Russia's Counterterrorism Strategy--Valentin A. Sobolev||227-230|
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