Journal Articles

  • ‘The Construction and Enforcement of East Asia’s Air Defence Identification Zones: Grey Volumes in the Sky?’ (with Daniel Connolly), Environment and Planning C: Politics and Space (published online, forthcoming in print)
  • ‘Learning to Share? A Cold War Solution for Denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula’ (with Daniel Connolly), North Korean Review Vol. 15, no. 2 (Fall 2019) 5-22

Policy Papers/Briefings

  • ‘Indonesia-South Korea at 50: One Step Further for the Special Strategic Partnership?’ (with Max Broad and Waffaa Kharisma), CSIS Indonesia, (forthcoming)
  • ‘To become a Renewable Energy Superpower, Australia must match its Strategic Vision with a new Green Energy Statecraft’, (with Liz Thurbon and Hao Tan), Asia Society, (December 14, 2022)
  • ‘Can South Korea match blue water ambitions with regional strategy?’, in ‘The La Trobe Asia Brief: Fresh perspectives on the Indo-Pacific’, La Trobe Asia (March 2022) p.6
  • ‘After Moon: The Future of South Korea’s New Southern Policy’, in ‘Next Generation Perspectives on Korean Peninsula Security’, National Committee on American Foreign Policy (December 2021) p.100-112

Book Chapters

  • ‘To the Sea, to the World: Public Diplomacy and the Republic of Korea Navy’, in Collection of Essays on Korea’s Public Diplomacy: Possibilities and Future Outlook, South Korean MOFA. [December 2020]

Book Reviews

  • ‘The Modernisation of the Republic of Korea Navy: Seapower, Strategy and Politics’ by Ian Bowers, US Naval War College Review Vol. 17: No. 4, p. 177-178
  • ‘On the Brink: Trump, Kim, and the Threat of Nuclear War’ by Van Jackson, North Korean Review Vol.15: No. 1 (Spring 2019), p.127-129


  • Maintaining momentum in Indonesia-Korea economic agenda (with Max Broad), The Jakarta Post (print & online version)March 4, 2023
  • Japan’s climate coalition? – Tokyo’s green chequebook diplomacy campaign is gathering momentum (with Max Broad), IDOS German Institute of Development and SustainabilityFebruary 22, 2023
  • Indonesia’s own subs conundrum (with Max Broad), The Lowy InterpreterFebruary 17, 2023republished as Indonesia’s submarine problem, Australian Naval Institute [February 24, 2023]
  • Bargaining Chips? Taiwan’s Economy May be its Best Defence, (with Seamus Dove), Australian OutlookDecember 23, 2022
  • Tensions and war undermine climate cooperation – but there’s a silver lining, (with Hao Tan and Elizabeth Thurbon), The ConversationNovember 10, 2022
  • North Korea Slips Down the Agenda at UN General Assembly, NK Pro/NK NewsSeptember 28, 2022paid contribution
  • How Will Kim Jong Un Respond to the Biden Administration?, Centre for Strategic and Contemporary ResearchJuly 12, 2021
  • Strengthening South Korea’s Non-Proliferation Norm: Should Anti- Nuclear Arguments Have Emotional Appeal? The Asia-Pacific Leadership Network for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (APLN) and The Korea TimesNovember 27, 2020
  • South Korea Poised to Commit to the US’s Strait of Hormuz Maritime Coalition, The National Maritime FoundationAugust 22, 2019
  • Japan’s imperial ghosts lurk well beyond Korea, (with Alexine Sanchez) The Lowy Interpreter, (August 19, 2019). (republished as Japan-South Korea Trade Dispute Stems From Bitter Historical Grievances, The News LensAugust 20, 2019
  • Can South Korea’s rival parties unite behind opposition to Japan?, (with Nate Kerkhoff) The National InterestJuly 24, 2019
  • What’s behind Abe’s change of heart on a Japan–North Korea summit?, (with Nate Kerkhoff) The StrategistMay 30, 2019
  • Trash talk in the Philippines reveals waste trails in Southeast Asia, (with Alexine Sanchez), The Lowy Interpreter (May 20, 2019). (republished as ‘Trash dumping in Manila is raising a stink,’ Channel News AsiaMay 27, 2019
  • With US out of favour and China doubts, Duterte turns to Tokyo, (with Alexine Sanchez), The Lowy InterpreterMarch 15, 2019
  • The End of An Island? How Inter-Korean Connections Will Change the South, The DiplomatJanuary 24, 2019
  • When Chinese Fishermen Become 'Pirates' in the Yellow Sea, The DiplomatOctober 17, 2016