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RAF needs to adapt as world becomes more unstable, says Chief of the Air Staff

Air Chief Marshal Sir Richard Knighton, speaking at a recent event at King’s, stated that the RAF needs to be "ready to do more" to combat future adversaries...

Air Chief Marshal Sir Richard Knighton

King's and the Defence Academy of the UK empower future leaders in national security

Students from the Defence Studies Department’s Advanced Command and Staff course (ACSC), visited King’s Strand Campus in London to hear from leaders in...

ACSC Programme

King's academic explores the role of religion in post-conflict peacebuilding

Funded by the Templeton Religion Trust, the Social Consequences of Religion (SCORE) Initiative will delve into the profound impact of religious beliefs,...

SCORE Project

King's leads workshops on floating nuclear power plant challenges in Southeast Asia

King's staff joined nuclear leaders in Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand to explore why it will be many years before these technologies will be viable.

King’s experts, participants and Lemhannas RI staff group photograph from the end of the Jakarta workshop.

King's expert helps drive safe innovation in engineering biology

A King’s academic with expertise in science and international security is working with the UK government to shape how advancements in engineering biology are...

Scientist holding test tube and working with laptop in genetics lab

Collaboration, innovation and integration: Freeman Institute attends DSEI 2023

In September, members of the Freeman Air and Space Institute (FASI) attended the biennial Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) event.

DSEI 2023

Freeman Air and Space Institute marks three-year anniversary

The Freeman Air and Space Institute, based in the School of Security Studies, celebrates three years since its inaugural launch.

The Freeman Air and Space Institute team smile for a group photograph in front of the London skyline.

King's brings experts together to discuss the geopolitical impact of the War in Ukraine

The School of Security Studies at King's College London hosted the 60th Conflict Research Society Conference, an annual event that brings together experts to...

Unravelling Russia's War

Russia evading sanctions thanks to 'shadow trade deals'

New research has shed light on how Russia is evading international sanctions with help from neighbouring countries and the “implicit approval” of producers in...

Public protest with placards calling for sanctions against Russia

Concerns over the quality and effectiveness of counter-terrorism training for UK public places

There is little evidence that counter-terrorism training for staff in crowded places in Britain is effective with the current approach seeming to be “quantity...

Sign showing counterterrorism response level

King's academic uses simulation to inform UK's Indo-Pacific strategy

Professor Alessio Patalano and Dr Walter Ladwig III have played a pivotal role in shaping the parliamentary report "Tilting Horizons: The Integrated Review...

Tilt Report

The Rt Hon Lord Willetts on space, sustainability and what the UK can do next

The Rt Hon Lord Willetts FRS joined the Freeman Air and Space Institute for their summer lecture where he reflected on how the space domain has evolved since...

Lord Willetts

King's academics will support UK efforts to become a democratic cyber power

A new research project received over £850,000 from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Defence Science and Technology...

Global Cyberspace Governance

New project will use maritime approach to advance space strategy

A new project supported by the Laughton Unit in the School of Security Studies aims to use maritime strategy to advance understanding of the role of space in...

James Smith Space Project

War Studies student wins NATO challenge by tackling the security risks of neurotechnologies

MA International Conflicts Studies student Kirellos Miseih was one of the three winners of the NATO ACT 20th Anniversary Student Challenge, which invited...

NATO Student Challenge


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