nuclear stability

nuclear stability

[′nü·klē·ər stə′bil·əd·ē]
(nuclear physics)
The ability of an isotope to resist decay or fission.
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American nuclear advances threaten to start a new arms race and change the logic of mutually assured destruction, which has undergirded nuclear stability since the 1950s.
Physical distances play a significant role in nuclear stability.
Director South Asia at Atlantic Council Bharat Gopalaswamy said that though worst assumptions of western think tanks about Pakistan and India proved to be overblown, but it remained a fact that both countries have to deal with same set of challenges relating to nuclear stability, safety and security.
In simple words, had India become a member of the NSG without having signed the NPT, it would have no constraints in diverting nuclear material obtained from nuclear suppliers to military use, which would have had a far-reaching impact on strategic and nuclear stability in the region.
counter-space; Chinese counterspace; cyberwar; and nuclear stability.
Pakistan's focus is on trade, investment, energy, technology, education and agriculture to facilitate economic growth and social welfare, with a continuous affirmation of nuclear stability and safety.
Speaking to the participants of a seminar titled, Global strategic environment and the south Asian Nuclear stability paradigm held at Pakistan Institute of Parliamentary Services, she said that global environment changed after post bipolar world with emergence of the United States as sole super-power.
As responsible nuclear state, Pakistan will remain actively engaged with the international community on nuclear stability and security issues," the NCA resolved.
It reiterated that Pakistan is a responsible nuclear state and it would remain actively engaged with the international community on nuclear stability and security issues.
Another consideration relative to nuclear stability in the present century is that the Americans and their NATO allies shared with the Soviets and Russians a commonality of culture and historical experience.
The result is a focused proposal that will lead to a flexible tool for extracting precise structure data from radioactive beam experiments, answering questions at the frontiers of nuclear stability, models and nuclear astrophysics.
The planned acquisition of a nuclear submarine with nuclear-tipped missiles raises weighty questions about Asian nuclear stability, but this purchase will not come to fruition for many years," they added.