At A Glance:

Arthur Herman is a senior fellow and director of the Quantum Alliance Initiative at Hudson Institute. His research programs analyze defense, energy, and technology issues.

Research Associate
Alexander Butler
Associate Director, Quantum Alliance Initiative

Biography

Arthur Herman is a senior fellow and director of the Quantum Alliance Initiative at Hudson Institute. His research programs analyze defense, energy, and technology issues.

Dr. Herman is the author of nine books, including the New York Times Best Seller How the Scots Invented the Modern World, the Pulitzer Prize Finalist Gandhi and Churchill: The Epic Rivalry that Destroyed an Empire and Forged Our Age, Freedom's Forge: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II (which the Economist named one of its Best Books of 2012), To Rule the Waves, Douglas MacArthur: American Warrior, and 1917: Lenin, Wilson, and the Birth of the New World Disorder.

Dr. Herman is a frequent contributor to Commentary, Mosaic, the National Review, the New York Post, and the Wall Street Journal. He was also the first non-British citizen to be named to the Scottish Arts Council from 2007 to 2009. He received his BA from the University of Minnesota and PhD from Johns Hopkins University in history and classics.

Events
11
October 2022
Past Event
Dragon in the North: Assessing the Growing Chinese Threat to the Arctic Region
Featured Speakers:
Miles Yu
Michael R. Pompeo
Arthur Herman
Roslyn Layton
Members of China's research team set up an ocean profiling float at a short-term data acquisition location near the icebreaker Xuelong, or "Snow Dragon," in the Arctic Ocean, on August 18, 2016. (Xinhua/Wu Yue via Getty Images)
11
October 2022
Past Event
Dragon in the North: Assessing the Growing Chinese Threat to the Arctic Region

The China Center will host a conference, entitled “The Dragon in the North: Assessing the Growing Chinese Threat to the Arctic Region,” organized by Hudson Senior Fellow Dr. Arthur Herman.

Tuesday 9:00 - 11:30AM
Members of China's research team set up an ocean profiling float at a short-term data acquisition location near the icebreaker Xuelong, or "Snow Dragon," in the Arctic Ocean, on August 18, 2016. (Xinhua/Wu Yue via Getty Images)
Featured Speakers:
Miles Yu
Michael R. Pompeo
Arthur Herman
Roslyn Layton
13
September 2022
Past Event
Technology, Innovation, and Defending America: A Conversation with Michael Brown
Featured Speakers:
Michael Brown
Arthur Herman
A researcher works on quantum networking for future battlefield applications. (University of Chicago, Nancy Wong)
13
September 2022
Past Event
Technology, Innovation, and Defending America: A Conversation with Michael Brown

Please join us for a stimulating and informative discussion with Michael Brown about his accomplishments at DIU and what he envisions will be the futu

Tuesday 10:00 - 11:00AM
A researcher works on quantum networking for future battlefield applications. (University of Chicago, Nancy Wong)
Featured Speakers:
Michael Brown
Arthur Herman
07
April 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Book Talk: In the Centennial Footsteps of the Great War
Featured Speakers:
Attila Szalay-Berzeviczy
Arthur Herman
Photo by Attila Szalay-Berzeviczy
07
April 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Book Talk: In the Centennial Footsteps of the Great War

This event will premiere on this page at 12:00 p.m. EDT, Thursday, April 7. Register for the event here.

Thursday 12:00 - 1:00PM
Photo by Attila Szalay-Berzeviczy
Featured Speakers:
Attila Szalay-Berzeviczy
Arthur Herman
04
March 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Winning the Telecommunications Revolution
Featured Speakers:
Ambassador (Ret.) Robert C. O’Brien
Arthur Herman
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04
March 2022
Past Event
Virtual Event | Winning the Telecommunications Revolution

This event will premiere on this page at 10:00 a.m. EST, Friday, March 4. Register for the event here.

Friday 10:00 - 11:30AM
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Featured Speakers:
Ambassador (Ret.) Robert C. O’Brien
Arthur Herman