Nuclear Security

الأمن النووي / مركز الدراسات والبحوث، جامعة نايف العربية للعلوم الأمنية.

مركز الدراسات والبحوث ; Mahmoud Nasr El-Din and others (2007)



Today the world witnesses an increasing evaporation of terrorism and subversive activities, which reach many areas around the world. For that, the international society is haunted by the obsession from the usage of the nuclear materials directly or indirectly to threat the peace and the security of the world. From here, the role of the nuclear security has come to the world arena, which means to prevent, discover and take the right procedures in the face of the criminal use for the nuclear materials or any other radioactive material or the facilities accompanied with. This book focuses on the subject of the nuclear security, and contains a group of working papers, which have a connection with nuclear security, the papers have been made by researchers and experts working in agencies and organizations specialize in nuclear energy, in addition to many old universities, notably are: - The Arabic organization for atomic energy – Tunisia. - The international agency for atomic energy – Vienna. - The University of Montilier – France. - Arabic Nayef University for security sciences – Riyadh. The studies included in this book discuss the following subjects: - The safe applications for atomic energy and the requirements of the nuclear security. - The danger of nuclear diffusion: Politics and historic measurements. - The legal frame for nuclear security. - The agreement of the physical protections for nuclear materials, and the rules of the security and safety of the radioactive materials resources. - The evaluation of the nuclear threat and drawing its rules. - The system of observation and accounting for nuclear materials. - The nuclear security and the nuclear safety. - Responding to the incidents that includ radioactive or nuclear materials. - The techniques of discovering the radioactive and nuclear materials. - The traditional criminal techniques and preservation of the effects. - The techniques of the nuclear criminal evidences and the elements of the practical and educational program in the nuclear security