Dr. Malte Göttsche

Dr. Malte Göttsche


Mathematics, Computer Science and Natural Sciences


Junior Research Group Leader


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


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

Room: 203
Phone: +49-241-8099744
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
  • Exchange, Uppsala University, Sweden, 2008/2009


Peer-Reviewed Publications

Studies and Theses

Conference Proceedings

Opinions and Media Appearances

Invited Talks