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The Internet and the Bomb:
A Research Guide to Policy and Information about Nuclear Weapons


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CHAPTER TWO: U.S. EXECUTIVE BRANCH ORGANIZATIONS
Department of Energy

Department of Energy Homepage
http://www.doe.gov
http://apollo.osti.gov/home.html
http://apollo.osti.gov/html/doe/
http://web.fie.com/fedix/doe.html
http://web.fie.com/htdoc/fed/doe/any/any/menu/any/doeindex.htm
The various official homepages provide different links and resources. A key word search can be conducted at http://www.doe.gov/doe/infolink/kywdsrch.html.

What's New on the Department's Information Network
http://apollo.osti.gov/html/doe/srvrnew.html


Headquarters and DOE-Wide Activities

Clearinghouse for Training, Education, and Development
http://cted.inel.gov/cted/

Human Resources and Administration
http://www.hr.doe.gov/
gopher://gopher.hr.doe.gov/11/

Headquarters Network Management Information Center
http://www.nmic.doe.gov

Secretary of Energy Advisory Board
http://vm1.hqadmin.doe.gov/seab

Standards Committee
http://www.dsc.doe.gov/


Headquarters Program Offices

Assistant Secretary of Policy and International Affairs
http://www.doe.gov/policy/home.html
A moribund site established in 1996 and seemingly never further updated or used.

Energy Information Administration
http://www.eia.doe.gov/
Enormously useful site for nuclear energy and materials publications and data (see also Appendix B), with an online query system allowing the creation of customized reports from EIA databases at http://tonto.eia.doe.gov/eiaiq/.

Office of Associate Deputy Secretary for Field Management (FM)
http://www.fm.doe.gov/

Office of the Chief Financial Officer
http://www.cfo.doe.gov/

Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management (OCRWM)
http://www.rw.doe.gov/

Office of Defense Programs (DP)
http://www.dp.doe.gov
Organization chart, news and highlights, and links to other DOE sites for the primary nuclear weapons-related office.

Information Management Support Division Homepage
http://146.138.253.129/imsdhp2.htm

Occurrence Analysis Defense Programs Homepage
http://sageftp.inel.gov/dpa/
Operational data from facilities across the DOE complex with special emphasis on Defense Programs, including the Defense Programs Occurrence Analysis Report (DPOAR) and the Monthly Summary Report of the Occurrence Reporting and Processing System.

Office of Environmental Management (EM)
http://www.em.doe.gov/

Office of Environment, Safety, and Health (EH)
http://www.eh.doe.gov/
http://nattie.eh.doe.gov/



QUICK GUIDES FIGURE 2
DOE Nuclear Weapons Organization

["DOE


Office of Fissile Materials Disposition
http://web.fie.com/htdoc/fed/doe/fsl/pub/menu/any/index.htm
One of the most comprehensive and best DOE homepages on the Internet, filled with full text documents and fact sheets (see Appendix B). The electronic bulletin board at http://web.ie.com/htdoc/fed/doe/fsl/pub/menu/any/index.htm contains updates on new reports and announcements.

Office of General Counsel (GC)
http://www.gc.doe.gov/
http://www.doe.gov/html/gencoun/gchome.html

Office of Hearings and Appeals (OHA)
http://www.oha.doe.gov/
Links to DOE documents and decisions relating to Board of Contract Appeals, Exceptions from Reporting Requirements, Freedom of Information and Privacy Act, Nuclear Utility Assessments, Nuclear Waste Appeals, Personnel Security Clearance Reviews, State Restitutionary Funds, Uranium Mine Remediation, and Whistleblower Protection.

Office of High Energy and Nuclear Physics, Division of Nuclear Physics
http://www.er.doe.gov/production/henp/nucphys.html
Primary federal entity supporting fundamental nuclear physics research; the site has excellent academic and scientific links.

Office of Human Radiation Experiments (OHRE)
http://www.ohre.doe.gov/
The records of the Presidential Advisory Committee on Human Radiation Experiments is maintained at the National Security Archive at http://WWW.SEAS.GWU.EDU/nsarchive/radiation/. The Human Radiation Experiments Database is located at http://www.ohre.doe.gov/hrex_v2/.

DOE Research Involving Human Subjects
http://www.gdb.org/HTB/doe-press.html

Office of the Inspector General
http://www.sbaonline.sba.gov/ignet/internal/doe/doe.html

Office of Nonproliferation and National Security (NN)
http://www3.dp.doe.gov/nn/
http://www2.dp.doe.gov/www.nn.doe.gov/nn/index.html
DOE activities relating to nonproliferation, energy intelligence, nuclear safeguards and security, classification and declassification, and emergency management.

Office of Quality Management
http://www.explorer.doe.gov:1778/htmls/QM/qmhome.html
http://www.doe.gov/html/quality/qualhome.html

Office of Science & Technology
http://em-50.em.doe.gov/

Office of Scientific Computing
http://wwwosc.er.doe.gov

Office of Worker and Community Transition
http://www.stat-usa.gov/owct.html


Operations, Field and Area Offices

Albuquerque Operations Office
http://www.doeal.gov/doe_al/home.htm
Also includes the Amarillo Area Office colocated at Pantex (see below).

Kansas City Area Office
http://floyd.os.kcp.com/kcao/

Kirtland Area Office (KAO)
http://www.doeal.gov/doe_al/sites/kaohome.htm

Los Alamos Area Office (LAAO)
http://www.laao.doe.gov/LAAO/

Chicago Operations Office
http://www.anl.gov/DOE-CH/doechome.html

Idaho Operations Office
http://www.inel.gov/doeid/

Nevada Operations Office
http://www.nv.doe.gov

Oak Ridge Operations Office
http://www.ornl.gov/doe_oro/oro_home.html

Oakland Operations Office
http://www.oak.doe.gov

Ohio Field Office
http://www.ohio.doe.gov/
Also includes the Miamisburg Area Office, which does not appear to have a Web site.

Ashtabula Area Office
http://www.interlaced.net/doeab/html0001.htm

Columbus Area Office
http://www.ofo_cl.doe.gov/

Fernald Area Office
http://www.em.doe.gov/em94/cenfern.html

Richland Operations Office (Hanford)
http://www.hanford.gov

Rocky Flats Field Office
http://www.rfets.gov/index2.htm

Savannah River Operations Office
http://www.srs.gov/general/people/doe-sr.html


National Laboratories

Ames Laboratory
http://www.ameslab.gov/

Argonne National Laboratory
http://www.anl.gov

Program Capabilities Database
http://www.anl.gov/LabDB/anlprogcap.html

Arms Control Research Program
http://kiwi.dep.anl.gov/acri/ACRI.html

Nonproliferation and International Security (NIS)
http://nis-www./anl./gov/

Technology Development Division
http://www.td.anl.gov
Support programs for DOE activities in nonproliferation, and arms control.

Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL)
http://www.bnl.gov/bnl.html
http://suntid.bnl.gov:8080/bnl.html
gopher://pdb.pdb.bnl.gov:70/11/

Ernest Orlando Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (LBL)
http://www.lbl.gov/
gopher://gopher.lbl.gov:70/11/

Berkeley Site Office
http://www-bso.lbl.gov/

Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab)
http://www.fnal.gov/

Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory (INEEL)
http://www.inel.gov
Renamed from the Idaho National Engineering Laboratory on 29 January 1997.

Radiological and Environmental Sciences Laboratory
http://www.inel.gov/resl/
Radioanalytical chemistry and radiation protection technical support and quality assurance radiometrology, directly traceable to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
http://www.llnl.gov
http://apollo.osti.gov/html/servers/llnlsrvr.html

LLNL Public Affairs Office
http://www.llnl.gov/PAO/
Public affairs documents can be searched at http://www.llnl.gov/PAO/SearchPAO.html.

Atomic, Nuclear, and Particle Physics Research
http://www-phys.llnl.gov:80/research/ANPPresearch.html

Center for Global Security Research
http://www.llnl.gov/nai/cgsr.html

Center for Security and Technology Studies
http://www.llnl.gov/csts/

High Energy Physics
http://gem1.llnl.gov/home.html

National Ignition Facility
http://lasers.llnl.gov/lasers/nif.html

Nonproliferation, Arms Control, and International Security (NAI) Directorate
http://www.llnl.gov/nai/nai.shtml

Z Division: International Assessments Program
http://www.llnl.gov/nai/Z_DIV.HTML

Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL)
http://www.lanl.gov
http://www.lanl.gov/Public/Welcome.html
gopher://gopher.lanl.gov/
ftp://ftp.lanl.gov/
The homepage provide links to over 200 Los Alamos servers describing a wide variety of ongoing research and development, nuclear and non-nuclear related.



QUICK GUIDES TABLE 6
Los Alamos Laboratory Mission and Site Reports *

Annual Report to The Regents University of California
http://lib-www.lanl.gov/pubs/00285822.pdf

Institutional Plan, FY 1996-FY 2001
http://lib-www.lanl.gov/pubs/00285842.pdf
http://iosun.lanl.gov:2001/pdfs/iptext/ip96.pdf

Institutional Plan, FY 1997-FY 2002
http://lib-www.lanl.gov/la-pubs/00326057.pdf

Strategic Overview: The Los Alamos National Laboratory Strategic Overview 1996-2015
http://www.lanl.gov/subject/planning/strategic_overview

Tactical Goals for Los Alamos National Laboratory FY 1995
http://lib-www.lanl.gov/pubs/lanlonly/00285569.pdf

The 1996 Los Alamos National Laboratory Tactical Plan
http://www.lanl.gov/subject/planning/TG_Web/

The View from Los Alamos
http://lib-www.lanl.gov/pubs/00285620.pdf
Other popular Los Alamos publications can be accessed at http://lib-www.lanl.gov/pubs/la.htm and http://www.lanl.gov/subject/planning/.

* Some of these unclassified reports are periodically restricted on the web, but are available through the Los Alamos online library.



LANL What New!
http://www.lanl.gov/Internal/whatsnew/

LANL Information by Division
http://www.lanl.gov/Internal/organization/

LANL Policies and Procedures Manuals
http://iosun.lanl.gov:2001/htmls/policy/policy.html
Administrative site, restricted at different times, with the Laboratory Manual, ES&H Program Documents, and Financial Management Handbook.



QUICK GUIDES FIGURE 3
Los Alamos Laboratory Organization

["Los



QUICK GUIDES TABLE 7
Los Alamos Web Sites (Alphabetically)

ACL - Advanced Computing Laboratory
http://www.acl.lanl.gov/Home.html

Accelerator Operation & Technology (AOT)
http://www.atdiv.lanl.gov/

Accelerator-Driven Transmutation Technology (ADTT)
http://www-adtt.lanl.gov/

Acoustic Resonance Spectroscopy (ARS)
http://www.esa.lanl.gov/ars/ars-home.html

Advanced Energy Projects Program Office
http://t4.lanl.gov/AEP/AEP.html

Advanced High Speed Network Research and Development
http://www.cic-5.lanl.gov/land/

Applied Theoretical Physics Division (X)
http://www-xdiv.lanl.gov/

Atomic and Optical Theory (T-4)
http://t4.lanl.gov

Audits and Assessments Division (AA)
http://srv2aa.lanl.gov/aa-home.htm

BUS Division
http://www.bus.lanl.gov:8001/

Biological Sciences
http://www-t10.lanl.gov/BIOwelcome.html

CIC-19 Scientific Computing
http://www.c3.lanl.gov/cic19/

CNLS - Center for Nonlinear Studies
http://cnls-www.lanl.gov/

Cell Biology and Flow Cytometry (LS-4)
http://fluorochrome.lanl.gov

Center for International Security Affairs (CISA)
http://www-cisa.lanl.gov/

Center for Materials Process Modeling
http://cmpm-www.mst.lanl.gov/

Chemical Facilities Management
http://cfm.lanl.gov/

Chemical Science and Technology Division (CST)
http://mwanal.lanl.gov/CST/CST_welcome.html

Chemical and Mixed Waste Management
http://perseus.lanl.gov/PROJECTS/WMC

Chemistry and Metallurgy Research Facility
http://cst.lanl.gov/CST/CMR/cmrhome.html

DX (Dynamic Experimentation) Division
http://dxnt.lanl.gov/

ESH-4 Health Physics Measurement Group
http://esh-4.lanl.gov/

ESH-5 Industrial Hygiene and Safety
http://drambuie.lanl.gov/

ESH-5/OSS Operational Safety
http://www-cic2.lanl.gov/esd/

ESH-13 Environment, Safety, and Health Training Group
http://eshtraining.lanl.gov/

ESH-14 Quality Management Group
http://drambuie.lanl.gov/esh/esh14/esh14_nav.html

Earth and Environmental Sciences Division (EES)
http://ees-www.lanl.gov/

Energy and Environmental Analysis (TSA-4)
http://coyote.lanl.gov/tsa4/tsa4home.html

Engineering Sciences & Applications - Applied Robotics and Automation (ESA-6)
http://eclipse.esa.lanl.gov/welcome.html

Engineering Sciences & Applications - Energy and Process Engineering
http://www.esa.lanl.gov/groups/hinde_www/esa_epe.html

Engineering Sciences & Applications - Engineering Analysis (ESA-EA)
http://wxvax7.lanl.gov/

Engineering Sciences & Applications Division (ESA)
http://www.esa.lanl.gov/welcome.html

Environment, Safety, and Health Division (ESH)
http://drambuie.lanl.gov/esh/

Environmental Risk Assessment Projects (TSA-11)
http://fjwsys.lanl.gov/~jks/TSA/EJK.html

Environmental Sciences - Technical Support Office (EES-14)
http://ees-www.lanl.gov/EES14/EES14.html

Environmental Technology Development Program Office
http://www-emtd.lanl.gov/TD/Technology.html

FIMAD (Facility for Information Management, Analysis and Display)
http://ees-www.lanl.gov/EES5/fimad/fimad_main.html

Field Support Facility (ER)
http://fsf.lanl.gov/

Geoanalysis (EES-5)
http://ees-www.lanl.gov/EES5/

Geology and Geochemistry (EES-1)
http://geont1.lanl.gov/

Geophysics (EES-3)
http://128.165.232.128/

Hazardous and Solid Waste Group (ESH-19)
http://drambuie.lanl.gov/~esh19

Health Physics Analysis Laboratory (ESH-4)
http://esh-4.lanl.gov/

High Explosives Science and Technology (DX-2)
http://sonhp.lanl.gov/dx16.html

Human Resources
http://www.hr.lanl.gov/

LANSCE
http://www.lansce.lanl.gov

LANSCE Accelerator Operations and Technical Support
http://www-aot6.lanl.gov/

LAWIS/NMNWSE WWW Homepage (Los Alamos Women in Science)
http://ladmac.lanl.gov/nmnwse/nmnwse.html

Life Sciences Division (LS)
http://www-ls.lanl.gov/LSwelcome.html
gopher://telomere.lanl.gov

Los Alamos Accelerator Code Group (LAACG; AOT-1)
http://www-laacg.atdiv.lanl.gov/

MST-6
http://www.mst6.lanl.gov/

Magnetic Fusion Experiments (PS-4)
http://wsx.lanl.gov

Materials Science and Technology Division (MST)
http://www.mst.lanl.gov

Mathematical Modeling and Analysis (T-7)
http://t7.lanl.gov/

Military Systems Analysis & Simulations (TSA-5)
http://coyote.lanl.gov/tsa5/tsa5home.html

NAMOT - Nucleic Acid MOdeling Tool (T-10)
http://namot.lanl.gov/

NIS-1 Space and Atmospheric Sciences
http://nis-www.lanl.gov/groups/nis-1/

NIS-6 Environmental Applications Section
http://lrad.nis6.lanl.gov/

NMT-6 Advanced Technology Group
http://www.lanl.gov/Internal/organizations/divisions/NMT/nmt6/index.html

Neutron Science and Technology Group (P-23)
http://p23.lanl.gov

Nondestructive Testing and Evaluation (NDT&E)
http://wwwnde.esa.lanl.gov

Nonproliferation and International Security (NIS) Division
http://nis-www.lanl.gov/

Nuclear Waste Management Research and Development (EES-13)
http://ees13.lanl.gov

Occurrence Investigation Group (ESH-7)
http://cicada.lanl.gov

Physical Chemistry (CST-6)
http://www-cst6.lanl.gov/

Physics Division (P)
http://www.lanl.gov/Internal/divisions/p/pdo

Plasma Physics (P-24)
http://fjwsys.lanl.gov/

Pollution Prevention Program Office
http://perseus.lanl.gov/

Process Control and System Identification at LANL
http://www.esa.lanl.gov/groups/hinde_www/control.html

Quantum Computing
http://qso.lanl.gov/qc

Radiation Transport Team (CIC-19 RTT)
http://www.c3.lanl.gov/cic19/teams/radtran/

Safeguards Systems Group (NIS-7) Information Management System
http://flute.lanl.gov/
http://www-safeguards.lanl.gov

Simulation and Adaptive Computation
http://laws.lanl.gov/x1_homepage.html

Single-Molecule Detection Project, Biophysics Group (P-21)
http://smd-server.lanl.gov

Subatomic Physics (P-25)
http://p2hp2.lanl.gov/welcome.html

Systems Engineering & Integration Group (TSA-3)
http://sgt-york.lanl.gov/Welcome.html

T-2 Nuclear Information Service (Nuclear Data Viewer)
http://t2.lanl.gov/data/ndviewer.html

TA-52 Site WWW Server
http://www.ta52.lanl.gov/welcome.html

Technology and Safety Assessment Division (TSA)
http://www.lanl.gov/divisions/tsa

Technology Modeling and Analysis (TSA-7)
http://coyote.lanl.gov/tsa7.html

Theoretical Astrophysics (T-6)
http://qso.lanl.gov/

Theoretical Biology and Biophysics (T-10)
http://synapse.lanl.gov/

Theoretical Division (T Division)
http://www-tdo.lanl.gov/

Thermonuclear Applications (X-2)
http://garner.lanl.gov:80/

Transport Methods (XTM)
http://www-xdiv.lanl.gov/XTM/

Tritium Science and Engineering (ESA-TSE)
http://tritium.lanl.gov

Ultra Cold Neutrons (Neutron Science and Technology Group, P-23)
http://wis.lanl.gov

Waste Management Technology Development
http://mwir.lanl.gov/Welcome.html



Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
http://www.ornl.gov

Oak Ridge Associated Universities
http://www.orau.gov

Center for Computational Sciences
http://www.ccs.ornl.gov

Pacific Northwest Laboratory (PNL)
http://www.pnl.gov:2080
gopher://gopher.pnl.gov:2070/11/

Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
http://www.sandia.gov
http://www.ca.sandia.gov
The Sandia New Mexico and California homepages, including more than 4000 web documents, can be searched at http://www.sandia.gov/Search/.

Sandia's Strategic Plan, 1996
http://www.sandia.gov/strategic/www_5.htm

California Weapon Systems Engineering
http://www.ca.sandia.gov/Research/overview.html

Cooperative Monitoring Center
http://www.cmc.sandia.gov
Primary Sandia organization responsible for the technology-based tools needed to analyze, design, and implement nonproliferation, arms control, and other security measures.

Technology Transfer
http://132.175.34.193/


Nuclear Weapon Production Complex

Hanford Reservation (Westinghouse Hanford Company)
http://www.hanford.gov/hanford.html
The searchable homepage includes site map, documents, and an E-mail and phone directory at http://www.hanford.gov/phone/phone.htm.

Kansas City Plant (AlliedSignal, Inc.)
http://www.os.kcp.com
Makers of electrical, mechanical, and engineered materials such as polymers, ceramics and plastics for nuclear warheads since 1949.

Nevada Test Site (Bechtel Nevada)
http://www.nv.doe.gov/

Oak Ridge Y-12 Plant (Lockheed Martin Energy Systems, Inc.)
http://www.ornl.gov/mmes-www/general/OverviewY12.html
Supports weapon component dismantlement, HEU storage, stockpile support, and environmental restoration.

Pantex Plant (Mason & Hanger)
http://www.pantex.com
America's only nuclear weapons assembly and disassembly facility. The homepage includes a tour of the facility and the Pantex environmental report.

Rocky Flats Environmental Technology Site (Kaiser-Hill)
http://www.rfets.gov/INDEX.htm
Former nuclear weapon facility no longer having a production mission, involved in cleanup and closure.

Savannah River Site (Westinghouse Savannah River Company)
http://www.srs.gov/
http://www.srs.gov/shrine/html/


The Internet and the Bomb: A Research Guide to Policy and Information about Nuclear Weapons is written and maintained by William M. Arkin and Robert S. Norris. Any questions, comments or suggestions should be sent to the authors at warkin@igc.org and rnorris@nrdc.org. This page was last updated 5/1/97

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