Dr. Malte Göttsche

Dr. Malte Göttsche


Mathematics, Computer Science and Natural Sciences


Junior Research Group Leader AICES


Nuclear Verification and Disarmament

Research Topics

of the Nuclear Verification and Disarmament Laboratory:

Nuclear verification technologies and concepts
Radiation transport simulations (Monte Carlo)
Fuel cycle simulations and depletion calculations (Neutronics)
Radiation detection
Nonproliferation and disarmament policy


Current contact information:

Aachen Institute for Advanced Study in Computational Engineering Science (AICES)
RWTH Aachen University
Schinkelstr. 2a
52062 Aachen

Room: 207
Phone: +49-241-8099131
Fax: +49-241-80628498
email: goettsche@aices.rwth-aachen.de

Professional Experience

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Program on Science and Global Security, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, 2015-2017
  • Research Assistant, Centre for Science and Peace Research, University of Hamburg, 2012-2015
  • Visiting Scholar, Center for Nonproliferation Studies, Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey, 2010/2011


  • Doctorate in Physics, University of Hamburg, Germany, 2012 - 2015
  • Diploma in Physics, University of Hamburg, Germany, 2006 - 2012
  • Erasmus Exchange, Uppsala University, Sweden, 2008/2009


Peer-Reviewed Publications

Studies and Theses

Conference Proceedings

Media Appearances

Invited Talks