About NWSI - NWSI
The mission of the Naval Warfare Studies Institute (NWSI) is to coordinate NPS inter-disciplinary research and education to accelerate and enhance warfare concept and capability development.
Who we are
A hub of experts that enable teamwork and collaboration with the NPS innovation ecosystem.
What we do
Optimize NPS’ inter-disciplinary educational and research response to Naval warfighting needs.
Why NWSI matters
Accelerate and enhance tactically and technically informed solutions to the Naval forces.
How NWSI works
Provide a portal to access NPS talent, resources, and facilities.
Putting it together...
NWSI informs, coordinates, integrates, and advocates in support of the USN N7 and USMC CD&I's requirements through interaction with the following NPS activities.
NWSI Charter Signing (11 December 2020)
The Wayne P. Hughes Jr. Naval Warfare Studies Institute (NWSI) is officially chartered during a small ceremony in NPS' Dudley Knox Library with select university and institute leadership on hand. Held Dec. 11, 2020, just over a year from the legendary strategist's passing, NWSI hopes to honor Hughes' inquisitive spirit and strategic prowess by empowering the university's robust faculty expertise in seapower studies and naval strategy, acting as a cross-campus connector for research efforts in direct response to fleet and force needs.
Research & Publications
17 FEBRUARY 2021 This presentation by Dmitry Filipoff (CIMSEC) and discussion led by Jeff Kline (NPS NWSI) is cleared for unlimited distribution.
9 FEBRUARY 2021 The excellent presentation and discussion of the Tri-Service Maritime Strategy by the authors is posted here (link to YouTube) for those who were unable to attend or would like to revisit this powerful Seapower Conversation.
On Friday 11 December 2020, NWSI leadership dedicated a bench in the memory of the late CAPT Wayne P. Hughes USN (ret) in the Glasgow Courtyard on the campus of the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey. See the video of the ceremony posted thanks to the NPS Dudley Knox Library.
On 11 December 2020 Dr. Kevin Davis OPNAV N9 Digital Warfare Office gave an orientation on Distributed Maritime Operations Naval Operational Architecture.