University of Alaska Fairbanks

Broad Area Announcement (BAA) 2022-DOS-AVC-002

This publication constitutes a BAA as described in Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 35.016 and FAR 6.102(d)(2). This BAA is a competitive announcement of Proposals focusing on research and development of technologies or support for programs to meet the mission of the Arms Control, Verification and Compliance Bureau (AVC) of the U.S. Department of State (DOS).

List of Topics

  • Exploring the feasibility of AI for arms control verification (AI)
  • Exploring the feasibility and implications of technical verification mechanisms
  • for AI and autonomous systems (AI)
  • Comprehensive Study of Major Volcanos in Northeast Asia (Nuclear/
  • Geophysics)
  • Research on Automated Processing of inSAR Data (Nuclear/Automation)
  • Irreversibility in Nuclear Disarmament (Nuclear/NPT)
  • Identifying Potential Multiparty Arms Control and Confidence and Security
  • Building Measures for the Indo-Pacific (MAC & CBM)
  • Exploring the possible impact of Quantum Information Science and
  • Technology (QIST) on arms control and nonproliferation (QIST)