Energy and Climate


National Infrastructure Simulation and Analysis Center (NISAC)

On May 5, 2011, in

[singlepic id=616 w=320 h=240 float=right]NISAC is a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) modeling, simulation, and analysis program comprising personnel in Washington, D.C., Sandia, and Los Alamos, and jointly led by Sandia and LANL. NISAC prepares analyses of critical infrastructure and key resources (CIKR). NISAC provides analyses of interdependencies and consequences of infrastructure disruptions across all […]

Modeling & Analysis

On January 27, 2011, in

Critical infrastructure, infrastructure whose disruption will put many lives at risk, suffers not only under the threat of direct interruption but also from disruption via the interruption of another element of the infrastructure on which it depends. The nation must be prepared for disruption to its critical infrastructure—and in order to do this, we must […]