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National Strategic Research Institute at the University of Nebraska
stratcom The National Strategic Research Institute (NSRI) at the University of Nebraska is the only University Affiliated Research Center (UARC) delivering solutions for Combating Weapons of Mass Destruction to U.S. Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) and the nation.

NSRI provides research and development services for the U.S. Department of Defense and other governmental agencies in the following competency areas:


2014 Annual Report
annual report

The National Strategic Research Institute at the University of Nebraska releases its second annual report highlighting its accomplishments during 2013-2014.  

Read or download our 2014 Annual Report pdf
NSRI: Focused on Collaboration

NSRI is a university-wide institute, drawing on the resources of all four campuses. NSRI focuses on five core strengths of the University of Nebraska—areas that offer significant opportunities for collaboration with external partners.


Latest NSRI News
  • UNMC $1.9 Million Grant to Develop Therapy To Protect Against Nerve Agent

    "University of Nebraska Medical Center researchers have received a $1.9 million grant from the Defense Threat Reduction Agency of the U.S. Department of Defense to develop a new therapy to protect military members from nerve agent exposure…The study is part of the university’s partnership with the U.S. Strategic Command and the National Strategic Research Institute (NSRI)."

    — UNMC News (January 22, 2015)

  • IN THE NEWS: Nebraska research institute focuses on tomorrow’s security threats today

    “…Cyberterrorism is a very real threat. Fortunately, it’s a very well-researched one, too, thanks in part to the work done by the National Strategic Research Institute (NSRI) at the University of Nebraska."

    — BigTenNetwork (January 24, 2015)

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