International Security & Foreign Policy

CInet: Developing a Dedicated Network for Critical Infrastructure Communications

Grant Year: 2018


Robert Knake will explore whether and how the security of the electric grid could be improved by separating its operations from the public internet. He will undertake research, analysis, and a modeling exercise to examine the feasibility and optimal design of a dedicated and secure critical infrastructure network. The project’s findings will appear in a series of white papers and briefings.

Northeastern University International Security & Foreign Policy

$215,500