Iran's Nuclear Program

This page contains links to background essays and other documents authored by the Wisconsin Project that describe Iran's nuclear weapon-related efforts. These documents focus on the history of Iran's nuclear program and provide an overall assessment of Iran's nuclear capability.

This page also contains links to other nuclear-related content on Iran Watch, including profiles of Iranian entities and their suppliers, summaries of news articles, and documents from the Library published by governments and multilateral organizations.

Iranian Entities

Nuclear, Missile, Chemical
Added:
January 30, 2020
Intended recipient of a Multi Element Probe (MEP) and radiological source for use in a Multi Stream Analyser (for its Sungun Project), the procurement of which (through Svedala Systems AB) was denied in April 2007 by a member state of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Nuclear, Missile, Military
Added:
January 26, 2004
Intended recipient of an automatic casting machine for special steel, the procurement of which was denied in 2005 by a member state of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). 
Nuclear, Missile
Added:
January 29, 2020
A subsidiary of Iranian Mines and Mining Industries Development and Renovation Organization (IMIDRO); uses direct reduction and electric-arc furnace methods to produce steel and iron; has worked with TARA TARH Engineering and Technological Co. on industrial projects; cooperates with Sharif University of Technology and Amir Kabir University of...

Suppliers

Nuclear
Added:
September 24, 2019

Supplied hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of aluminum products to Iran Centrifuge Technology Company (TESA), which produces centrifuges for Iran's uranium enrichment program.

Nuclear
Added:
September 24, 2019

Sold tens of thousands of dollars worth of metals to Iran Centrifuge Technology Company (TESA), which produces centrifuges for Iran's uranium enrichment program.

Nuclear
Added:
July 20, 2018

A Malaysia-based front company; controlled by Saeed Valadbaigi, an Iranian businessman under indictment in the United States for allegedly attempting to export nuclear nonproliferation-controlled materials from the United States to Iran.