[time-nuts] CS reservoir depletion

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Fri Jan 14 21:35:54 UTC 2011

In message <4D30BE89.8050803 at earthlink.net>, jimlux writes:
>On 1/14/11 8:12 AM, Jean-Louis Noel wrote:

>Sadly, it has been made abundantly clear to me and my colleagues that 
>merely because something is published in the open literature does not 
>make it export-control free.  We are specifically cautioned that 
>pointing someone to a set of papers in a particular area falls in the 
>category of "providing technical assistance with the design of defense 
>articles", for which an export license is needed.

The depressing thing is that is almost word for word what a russian
atomic physicist said in 1989 at the "Global Issues for an Open
World" conference here in Copenhagen.


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