Peer Reviewed Publications 

U.S. and Indian Perspectives on the Challenges of Nuclear Safety and Security, co-edited with S. Paul Kapur and Rajeswari Rajagopalan (forthcoming from Palgrave, 2023)

Pakistan’s Nuclear Future: Continued Dependence on Asymmetric Escalation,” Nonproliferation Review Vol. 26, no. 5-6 (2019), pp. 449-463. LINK

Journal Articles and Book Chapters (Non-Peer Reviewed)

“Nuclear Weapons and Sino-Indian Security Relations,” with S. Paul Kapur, Defence Primer 2018: An Indian Military in Transformation?, Pushan Das and Harsh Pant, eds. (Observer Research Foundation: New Delhi, April 2018). LINK

“India’s Nuclear-Armed Submarines: Deterrence or Danger?” The Washington Quarterly Vol. 39, no. 3 (Fall 2016). LINK

Selected Policy Publications, Op-Eds, and Articles

South Asian Security 

“U.S.-India Nuclear Security and Safety Forum 2019,” with S. Paul Kapur (February 2019).

Through a Periscope Darkly: The Nuclear Undersea Competition in Southern Asia is Just Beginning,” War on the Rocks (October 18, 2017).  LINK

“US-Pakistan Naval Track II Strategic Dialogue 2016 Report,” with Feroz Khan (April 2017). LINK

“South Asian Stability Workshop 2.0: A Crisis Simulation Exercise,” with Feroz Khan, Andrew Giesey, and Ryan Morgan (January 2016). LINK

“Escalation Management and Crisis De-escalation in South Asia,” with Feroz Khan (December 2015).

“Battlefield Nuclear Weapons and Deterrence Strategies: Phase III,” with Feroz Khan (February 2015). LINK

Nuclear Deterrence and Naval Strategy 

“US-China Strategic Dialogue, Phase IX Report,” with Christopher Twomey, Michael Glosny, and Ryan Jacobs (March 2018)

“Navy Strategy Development: Strategy in the 21st Century,” with James Russell, James Wirtz, Donald Abenheim, and Thomas-Durrell Young (June 2015). LINK

“Strategic Stability in the 21st Century: A U.S.-Russia Track II Strategic Dialogue,” with Mikhail Tsypkin (October 2014). LINK

“Battlefield Nuclear Weapons and Deterrence Strategies: Phase II,” with Feroz Khan and Ryan French (September 2013).

Arms Transfers and Military Technology

Pistol-Whipped, Fall 2013, Democracy Journal, Issue #30.

Moving Forward With Tactical Vehicles, May 2012, Defense Technology International.

Nowhere to Hide, April 2012 issue of Defense Technology International.

Women Under Siege Conflict Profile: Libya, January 2012 as part of the Women Under Siege project.

Women in War, Women in Peace, November 8, 2011 at The Atlantic.

Viktor Bout Convicted of Terrorism Conspiracy Charges – Not Arms Trafficking – And Why It Matters, November 4, 2011 at UN Dispatch

Security Council Formally Recognizes Threat of Libya’s Missing Missiles, November 1, 2011 at UN Dispatch.

Can the World Finally Find Consensus on Cluster Bombs?, September 23, 2011 at The Atlantic.

How American Guns Proliferate in Mexico and Fuel Drug Violence, July 6, 2011 at The Atlantic.

How the World Let Qaddafi Get Cluster Bombs, April 29, 2011 at The Atlantic.

The Global Risk of Arming Libya’s Rebels, April 6, 2011 at The Atlantic.