Charles Ferguson

scientist-in-residence based in the Washington DC office of the Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Monterey Institute of International Studies. Lead author of the book The Four Faces of Nuclear Terrorism (Nuclear Threat Initiative, Washington DC 2004).


Charles Ferguson outlines which moral and technical barriers terrorist cells have to overcome in order to acquire and unleash nuclear weapons. While not all of them will have the skills and the determination to go nuclear, the threat posed by these weapons calls for Europe and America to enforce preventive strategies together.

Read in Journals