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Herb Lin

Herbert Lin is senior research scholar at the Center for International Security and Cooperation and Hank J. Holland Fellow at the Hoover Institution, both at Stanford University.  He is also a member of the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists. In 2016, he served on President Obama‚Äôs Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity.  In 2019, he was elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.  In 2020, he was a commissioner on the Aspen Commission on Information Disorder.  From 1986 to1990 he was a professional staff member and staff scientist for the House Armed Services Committee. He received his doctorate in physics from MIT.