Radu Sion

A fundamental approach to national security

By GREGORY ZELLER // Virtually speaking, Stony Brook University is on the front lines of national defense. The mission of the university’s National Security Institute, which launched in 2014 and resides inside the university’s gleaming new 70,000-square-foot Computer Science Building, is simple, according to Director Radu Sion: “We want to protect our country, nothing more, nothing less.” “Simple” doesn’t always translate to “easy,” of course, and that’s certainly the case at the NSI, a multi-disciplined…