For the first day of class, please complete these tasks.

Here is the syllabus for your review. You will find these recommended readings helpful as well.

  1. Frank V. Pabian, Commercial Satellite Imagery: Another Tool in the Nonproliferation Verification and Monitoring Tool-Kit, chapter 12 in the Nuclear Safeguards, Security and Nonproliferation Textbook, 2008. (On eReserve, password: sp12pabian8553). Bibliography of Imagery Analysis and Annexes from: http://www.elsevierdirect.com
  2. Yahya A. Dehqanzada and Ann M. Florini, Secrets for Sale: How Commercial Satellite Imagery Will Change the World, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2000.
  3. Dino A. Brugioni, The Art and Science of Photoreconnaissance, Scientific American, March 1996, pp. 78-85.
  4. IAEA Board of Governors, Implementation of the NPT Safeguards Agreement in the Syrian Arab Republic, GOV/2011/30, 24 May 2011.
  5. Vipin Gupta and Frank Pabian, Investigating the Allegations of Indian Nuclear Test Preparations in the Rajasthan Desert,Science and Global Security, Vol. 6, 1997, pp. 101-188.

You might also enjoy PBS NOVA’s episode: “3D Spies of WWII”

Watch 3D Spies of WWII on PBS. See more from NOVA.