Dr. Rajeswari (Raji) Pillai Rajagopalan

Distinguished Fellow & Head, Nuclear and Space Policy Initiative
Observer Research Foundation

Dr. Rajeswari Pillai (Raji) Rajagopalan is a Distinguished Fellow and heads the Nuclear & Space Policy Initiative at the Observer Research Foundation. She is also a Non-Resident Indo-Pacific Fellow at the Perth USAsia Centre from April-December 2020. She was a Technical Advisor to a new UN Group of Governmental Experts (GGE) on Prevention of Arms Race in Outer Space (PAROS) (July 2018-July 2019). As the senior Asia defence writer for The Diplomat, she writes a weekly column on Asian strategic issues. Dr. Rajagopalan tweets @raji143 and maintains a blog: http://securitystrategyrajagopalan.blogspot.com/